Bill Gates Wants To Cut Up Your Mastercard, God Bless Him
People like to complain about PayPal and other online payment methods. People also like to complain about Bill Gates. But they will build a shrine to the guy if he manages to slash credit card fees by pioneering micropayments on the web. Because he's not gunning just to make PayPal obsolete; he's going for the big dogs, too: MasterCard and Visa.
One click micropayments with miniscule fees might make a lot of little businesses thrive on the web, cadging a few pennies for content from a mass audience. After that, Bill, there's a lot of money in them thar plastic cards.