The path to using your phone to pay for goods has been a long and windy one, but the head of Isis believes the time is right.
Verizon Wireless is now offering a special NFC-enabled case for iPhone customers so they can use the Isis Mobile Wallet, which leverages NFC technology for tap-and-go payments via smartphones.
The app is averaging one-and-a-half stars after nearly 1,400 people have weighed in.
Wave phone, buy stuff: after a long period of trials, the joint venture teaming Verizon Wireless, AT&T, and T-Mobile is finally broadly available.
After a quiet trial in Salt Lake City and Austin, Isis looks to get louder about its mobile-payment service.
The mobile payments joint venture is partner with Jamba Juice to give free smoothies to customers who pay with their smartphones.
Isis will be integrating the American Express Serve payment application into its digital wallet, giving customers more flexibility in how they pay for things.
That's according to the CEO of Verifone, who makes payment systems for merchants and is bullish about its prospects.
The venture, a partnership between Verizon Wireless, AT&T, and T-Mobile, said as many as 20 compatible handsets would be in the market by the end of the year.
Isis was supposed to have turned on the mobile payment systems in two cities by the end of summer.