Thumbzup’s new Payment Pebble Air is the most compact, versatile card reader on the market

The Payment Pebble Air is ideal for unattended use in self-service environments.

Jun 17, 2020

Thumbzup unveils Sunmi mPOS solution for retail

Thumbzup and Sunmi, in partnership with Tactile Technologies, have developed a solution that delivers on enterprise mobility, payments and POS.


Thumbzup unveils Sunmi mPOS Solution for Retail

The solution lets retailers replace their physical POS and PIN entry device with a portable device that delivers more than the combined functionality of the two units.

May 7, 2020

Thumbzup processes card transactions in Azure Cloud

The company has entered into a partnership with First Distribution and Microsoft to provide increased capacity and reduced cost, plus the agility to instantly spin up instances in any global hub.

May 5, 2020

Thumbzup now processes card transactions in Azure Cloud

Thumbzup's Mobility Transaction Platform is now processing card-present transactions in Microsoft’s Azure Cloud.

Jul 3, 2019

CX and omnichannel capability

Mobile technology offers retailers an agile approach to CX and omnichannel capability with the flexibility to make changes as and when needed.

Sep 28, 2015

Cape Town gears up for Africa Code Week

The Cape Town Science Centre will host a number of free coding activities for a range of age groups from 1-10 October.

Mar 13, 2015

More SA tech taken abroad

Stafford Masie's start-up Thumbzup adds to the list of South Africans to make global waves with local innovation.

Dec 1, 2014

Thumbzup cuts through payment palaver

The Payment Blade is a dedicated smart device created to augment the Payment Pebble, negating the need for a smartphone.

Nov 5, 2014

Local start-up takes its tech abroad

Mobile payments company thumbzup starts an international foray, taking its Payment Pebble tech to Australia and New Zealand.


Pushing the Pebble

Thumbzup Innovations has garnered some heavyweight backing for its Pebble mobile payment device. Market response in the next 12 months will determine whether the product flies or sinks.

Jan 30, 2014

Retailers at high risk of POS attacks

Vulnerable point of sale systems are giving hackers easy access to customer data, with retail organisations top of the hit list.

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