The Co-op Bookshop has reduced the number of steps it takes to buy a book using a QR code and a mobile phone, and expanded the option to 10 bookstores.
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Westfield has cast its eye at group buying revenues, throwing in its lot with Groupon to push its brands.
MYOB has expanded its Getting Aussie Business Online initiative, announcing that businesses will also be able to have an online payment gateway and checkout, which MYOB is offering in partnership with PayPal.
Woolworths said today that it intends to roll out contactless card payment terminals across all of its brands using Visa's payWave technology.
Keycorp and First Data have solved the last problem remaining from the glitch that had seen the Bank of Queensland and Bankwest merchant terminals refuse cards because of incorrectly dated transactions.
Keycorp CEO Joe Bonin acknowledged today that his company's software had been behind the merchant terminal problems that both the Bank of Queensland and Bankwest have suffered in the past few days.
Although Aussies might be going without in other areas, they aren't willing to skimp on technology, according to the head of JB Hi-Fi
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