A new study from Juniper Research has found that the global number of registered mobile domestic money transfer users is expected to reach 2.5 billion this year, up from an estimated 1.7 billion in 2016. WHICH-50 Reader Survey: Help us improve Which-50 by taking our annual reader survey. You can

“On the one hand information wants to be expensive, because it’s so valuable,” Steward Brand once famously observed, although all we remember these days is a bastardization of the end of his quote – that information wants to be free. Details, details, people. Brand was more right than you might

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Amazon Go and other ‘invisible payment’ technologies, aimed at reducing or removing physical checkouts from the retail experience, will process over $78 billion in transactions by 2022, up from an expected $9.8 billion this year, a new study from Juniper Research has found. The research argues the majority of revenues

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The number of OEM-Pay contactless users across the Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, and Android Pay eco-system will exceed 100 million for the first time during H1-2017, before surpassing 150 million by the end of this year. The figures are contained in a new reported from Juniper. Take our Which-50 reader

Revenues from consumer augmented reality (AR) apps will trail those in the enterprise sector until at least 2021 despite the high visibility of games such as Pokémon GO, according to a new study from Juniper Research. The company forecasts that revenues from enterprise AR apps will reach $5.7 billion by

Juniper Research predicts that the full throttled arrival of social media giants at the electronic cash register will drive global eRetail sales to $1.7 trillion this year, up over 17 per cent on last year. According to the company recent growth has also been buoyed by factors such as public Wi-Fi

Get ready for the huge shift to mobile advertising, from $13 billion this year to $40 billion by 2018. The move will be driven by increased utilization of analytics platforms, allied to the introduction of innovative ad formats and purchasing mechanisms, according to Juniper Research. In its report, (which costs