The Cayan Initiate Transaction Python Sample Code demonstrates how to prompt a customer to select the payment type and complete a transaction. The Point of Sale will keep the port open to the device and wait for the GET request to complete.
AppBrilliance has launched its Payments/Money Movement SDK for both iOS and Android. AppBrilliance differentiates its mobile payments platform by running on the edge of networks. In other words, the platform runs directly on a trusted app on an edge device. The distributed model bypasses middlemen.
Fifteen APIs have been added to the ProgrammableWeb directory in categories including Payments, Statistics, and WebRTC. Highlights include the PrexView API for converting data to readable formats and the simple-to-implement TalkJS API for chat function. Here's a rundown of the latest additions.
Payment is a critical piece of any application and new usage patterns have indicated that users are likely to do their purchase from a variety of devices and applications. It is important to create the right experience within the application so that the payment process is seamless to the user. Visa, one of the key players in the payment industry, has announced the launch of its developer program to consolidate all its offerings and push its new digital wallet service, V.me, that is slated to launch in early 2012. The V.me by Visa API is available to developers now for beta testing.