2014 is the year that contactless hit the big time: there are now 52.8m cards in circulation in the UK, clocking up 32m transactions (worth £253m) every month. But while the boom is new, we’ve been putting distance between ourselves and our devices for over 100 years…
We've also created an infographic charting the history and growth of the ecommerce revolution. Please click here to see how ecommerce has grown from an idea to hitting the $100bn barrier in 2014.
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