QR code payments are taking off in Southeast Asia, but it will take a while to catch up with China

Image Credit: TechNode In China, the QR code has replaced cash and cards to…


A short history of the QR code in China and why Southeast Asia is next

(Image Credit: Beijing Inspiry Technology) China’s love for QR codes is no…


Alipay launches new initiative to help small and micro businesses grow

Alipay has announced the launch of its new initiative “码商成长计划” (small and micro…


China's obsession with QR codes

It’s no secret that China remains a leading force in the mobile payments sector…


Alipay mini program for anonymously contacting the owner of a parked car accelerates out of the lot

A mini program found in the Alipay app, the lead payments app run by Alibaba…


Alipay and WeChat Pay could be affected by PBOC’s QR code standards

China’s central bank, the People’s Bank of China, has announced plans to…


Apple plays catch up with new iOS 11 features for China

While Apple did talk a lot about China, almost completely glossed over at the…


Clever scammers are replacing Mobike QR codes and stealing funds

Editor’s note: A version of this post by Kyle Mulln first appeared on the…


Tips for Foreign Founders: QR Codes and WeChat

This is the first post in our series: Tips for Foreign Founder. We talk to a…


UnionPay Says Better Late Than Never to QR Codes

China’s state-backed bank card association China UnionPay announced (in…