W3C starts initiative for online payments integration

Wednesday 22 October 2014 13:00 CET | News

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has revealed plans to begin a new initiative to integrate payments into the Open Web Platform.

W3C calls upon all industry stakeholders (banks, credit card companies, governments, mobile network operators, payment solution providers, technology companies, retailers and content creators) to join the new Web Payments Interest Group and leverage the ability of the Web to bridge ecosystem diversity and reach users everywhere, on any device.

The World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) is the main international standards organization for the World Wide Web).The consortium is made up of member organizations which maintain full-time staff for the purpose of working together in the development of standards for the World Wide Web. As of 24 May 2014, the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) has 385 members.

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Keywords: W3C, online payments, Open Web Platform, banks, credit card, payment solution provider, Web Payments Interest Group
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