Category Archives: News

Australian Businesses to Receive $60 Million Funding to Use on Social Media

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If you’re an Australian business owner keen to focus on jet-setting your products and services across the ocean, good news is coming your way. $60 million worth of good news to be precise. The newest federal government meeting is set to top up the Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) Scheme with a cool $60 million.

What is the PCI Data Security Standard and why should I care?

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Small businesses are the most vulnerable when it comes to cybersecurity and are often the least equipped to deal with threats and the associated risks. In fact, 22 per cent of Australian small businesses1 who were the victim of the 2017 Ransomware attacks are no longer operating. Similarly, the majority of Australian small businesses still haven’t

Why tokenization is the key to mobile payment security

Mobile payments can be a finicky business. Consumers are presented with a broad range of payment options and channels – from Apple Pay to Google Wallet to Visa Checkout – all vying for majority adoption. The industry’s brightest minds and deepest pockets are at work to create better commerce experiences, including Samsung, Wal-mart, Google, PayPal

Mint, eWAY agree license deal on mPOS solution

Under the deal eWAY’s 20,000-plus merchants will now be able to accept the full spectrum of card payments, including Visa and MasterCard, as well as EFTPOS through payment methods such as Apple Pay, Contactless, Chip & Pin, and Magnetic Swipe. Mint CEO Alex Teoh, said Mint will derive ongoing revenues from monthly fees, merchant service

eWAY takes on PayPal with mobile point of sale service

The move means eWAY merchants — of which there are currently 20,000, from tradies to market stalls — can accept online payments anywhere. Matt Bullock, eWAY founder and chief executive, told The Australian merchants would no longer need to purchase, set up, and maintain a traditional eftpos terminal, while online retailers who wished to open physical stores