2Checkout, a worldwide leader in payment services, has released a new Payment API. The API allows online merchants to integrate 2Checkout’s payment processing engine directly into third party websites. Because the API is directly integrated with third party websites, merchants can maintain a customized user experience that best suits business needs.
The Web Payments Working Group has published the first public drafts of payment specifications which include a Payment Request API, payment method identifiers, and basic card payment. The basic idea behind the specifications is to make payments easier and more secure for end users.