Growing Mobile Channel Offers Opportunities For Merchants… and Fraudsters

Don Bush is Vice President of Marketing at fraud and risk management solutions provider Kount who recently interviewed 2000 merchants globally in the largest survey of its kind. Here Don shares the findings of the report, revealing that while the growth of the mobile channel is beyond doubt, so too is concern about the opportunities for fraudulent activities, with a third of interviewees seeing mobile as a riskier proposition than standard e-commerce. Good news: the mobile channel is growing in importance and revenue for merchants. But, so too is fear of fraudulent attacks, as merchants … [Read more...]

Report shows growth markets driving uptake of education apps [infographic]

This week saw the release of the latest report in MEF’s Global Consumer Insights Series, examining the prevalence of mobile educational products and services across 13 global markets. We've created this handy infographic to share the key findings, Members can head over to the MEF website to download the full report. Press release - MEF members can download the full report, part of the Global Consumer Insight Series, for free. … [Read more...]