‘Mega’ Payments Race Pits Google, Visa Against Phone Operators

‘Mega’ Payments Race Pits Google, Visa Against Phone Operators

The race is on to be the first to offer near-field communication payment systems – which will allow people to purchase items with a swipe of their smartphone. At this point, Google, Visa and telecommunications operators are all in it to win it. Why? NFC payments have the potential to replace many cash registers and…

Jobs Outlook Rises to Decade High, U.S. Business Economists

Jobs Outlook Rises to Decade High, U.S. Business Economists

According to a recent survey conducted by the National Association for Business Economics, the future of jobs and employment within the US hasn’t looked this bright in the past 12 years. This report has indicated that the percentage of companies anticipating employment expansion versus those expecting to downsize their staff teams was the largest it…