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Why Misirpur village traded in its cards for cash
Business

Why Misirpur village traded in its cards for cash

Shop owners dumped the swipe machines and reverted to cash sales owing to repeated transaction failures.

Govt to discuss MDR rate issue with RBI, says finance ministry official
Business

Govt to discuss MDR rate issue with RBI, says finance ministry official

The government will hold deliberations with the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) to work out a mechanism for bringing down merchant discount rates (MDR) which have increased from 0.25 percent of transaction value to 0.90 percent recently, a finance ministry official said.

RBI's MDR rationalisation may discourage retailers, undermine digitisation efforts, say experts
Business

RBI's MDR rationalisation may discourage retailers, undermine digitisation efforts, say experts

If the RBI ensures equitable distribution of MDR margins between all parties, then the acquirers will have enough resources to deploy the expensive POS terminals across all establishments in the country and thus help grow digital transactions

Infosys announces partnership with ToneTag to offer sound-based payment solutions
News & Analysis

Infosys announces partnership with ToneTag to offer sound-based payment solutions

The city-based ToneTag provides (near-field communications NFC), payments and location-based services using sound wave technology.

HP unveils all-in-one POS system called ElitePOS with secure performance capabilties at Rs 59,999
News & Analysis

HP unveils all-in-one POS system called ElitePOS with secure performance capabilties at Rs 59,999

The POS system will be available at any HP authorised partner at a starting price of Rs 59,999 from October 15.

HP unveils new point-of-sale system to transform in-store experience for customers
News & Analysis

HP unveils new point-of-sale system to transform in-store experience for customers

HP has unveiled a new point-of-sale (POS) system to reinvent how technology can transform the in-store experience for customers.

Samsung Pay to support SBI debit cards; now users can make payments without the need for a physical Card
Business

Samsung Pay to support SBI debit cards; now users can make payments without the need for a physical Card

SBI debit card users can also avail introductory cashback benefits upto Rs 500.

Demand for electronic products in India expected to reach $400 billion by 2020
News & Analysis

Demand for electronic products in India expected to reach $400 billion by 2020

The demand for electronic products in India is expected to grow at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 41 percent during 2017-20 to reach $400 billion by 2020.

Tech in 2016: Here's how technology impacted e-commerce in 2016
Biztech

Tech in 2016: Here's how technology impacted e-commerce in 2016

The technology backbone of e-commerce has seen some maturity in 2016. We expect these to continue and evolve in 2017. Here is how technology impacted e-commerce in the year gone by.

Banks told to instal 10 lakh more point-of-sale terminals in 4 months to expand digital payments
Business

Banks told to instal 10 lakh more point-of-sale terminals in 4 months to expand digital payments

To encourage purchase of PoS machines, the excise duty payable on acquisition of POS machine which was earlier 16.5 per cent has been waived till March 31

Securing ATM and PoS: A case for use of stronger encryption
News & Analysis

Securing ATM and PoS: A case for use of stronger encryption

A National Encryption Policy draft was issued in late 2015. This was, however, withdrawn due to serious flaws. Since then, there has been no other announcement towards use of acceptable encryption in India.

The role of POS expansion in the vision of financial inclusion
Biztech

The role of POS expansion in the vision of financial inclusion

Recent announcements by the government on POS (point of sale) expansion and incentivizing card payments show that it means business.

Government aims to computerise the PDS sector by March 2017, says Ram Vilas Paswan
India

Government aims to computerise the PDS sector by March 2017, says Ram Vilas Paswan

Government aims to computerise the PDS sector to help check pilferages and plug leakages by installing electronic Point of Sale (ePoS) devices at all fair price shops across the country by March 2017.

PoS malware detection volume grew 66% in Q3; SMBs most targeted
Business

PoS malware detection volume grew 66% in Q3; SMBs most targeted

According to the Trend Labs report, SMB's attacked the most with PoS malware by 45 percent.

Beware! Virus stealing debit, credit card info is prowling online portals
Biztech

Beware! Virus stealing debit, credit card info is prowling online portals

Debit and credit card owners in the country have been alerted by cyber security sleuths against the damaging activities of a virus which attacks Point of Sale (POS) business counters to steal confidential data like card number and passwords.<br />

Ezetap Launches Integrated, Globally Certified Mobile Point Of Sale Device
Biztech

Ezetap Launches Integrated, Globally Certified Mobile Point Of Sale Device

The solution consists of a lightweight and robust card reader that can be plugged into smart device or feature phone, and turn it into an intelligent point of sale.

IT Set To Change Face Of Indian Retail Sector
Biztech

IT Set To Change Face Of Indian Retail Sector

Retail today has changed from selling a product to selling an experience and there is no better tool than IT to achieve this.

Prizm Payments, MRL POSNET Ally With Corporation Bank For POS Network
Biztech

Prizm Payments, MRL POSNET Ally With Corporation Bank For POS Network

Prizm Payments would provide the technology and transaction processing platforms whereas MRL POSNET would provide the front-end activities for the POS network.