VIDEO: Could a Facebook account replace an ID card? An interview with German blogger Sascha Lobo

This is an interview we did with German blogger and internet technology expert, Sascha Lobo, for Security News TV. Sascha blogs and speaks on the subject of new internet technology and its impact on social development. We caught up with him at Omnicard 2011 in Berlin, where he was a keynote speaker and asked him for… Read More

Bling Nation Launches FanConnect Platform Giving Businesses and Their Customers Rich Social Media Connectivity at Checkout

Complementing its successful tap-and-pay mobile payment platform, Bling Nation® launches FanConnect, which enables businesses to connect with consumers at checkout in a simple way via popular social networks like Facebook®. With FanConnect, Bling Nation will help businesses grow their customer base, save money and tap into a powerful automatic viral marketing system with a built-in loyalty… Read More

Bling Nation Transforms Mobile Phones Into True Digital Wallets in the Palo Alto Community and Stanford University Campus

Bling Nation, which offers mobile tap-and-pay point-of-sale services, have announced the expansion of its mobile phone payment service to Stanford University.  With a growing number of Palo Alto businesses already signed up with Bling Nation, consumers and students can now use their mobile phones as their ‘digital wallets’ on-the-go with tap-and-pay technology. Following the successful introductory program with… Read More