Apple Pay

European Commission Hits Apple Pay With Antitrust Charge

European Commission informs Apple of preliminary finding that it unfairly restricted contactless NFC tech in iPhones to benefit of Apple…

3 weeks ago

Apple Halts Product Sales In Russia Over Ukraine Invasion

More tech pushback against Russia. Apple pauses sales of its physical devices in Russia, following its invasion of Ukraine

3 months ago

US Watchdog Questions Tech Giants On Electronic Payments

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau questions Amazon, Apple, Facebook, Google, PayPal, and Square over electronic payments

7 months ago

Flaw With Apple Pay, Visa Uncovered By University Researchers

Researchers uncover flaw when Apple Pay linked to a Visa card is used for transportation payments on say the London…

8 months ago

Australian Bank Slams Apple Pay – Report

Head of Australian bank complains to lawmakers about Apple's alleged monopolist control of its NFC-based Apple Pay system

8 months ago

Apple App Store, Apple Pay Hit By EU Antitrust Investigations

Double whammy. Apple now facing two separate official European Commission investigations into its App Store and Apple Pay

2 years ago

Banks Stay Away From Facebook’s Libra Over Regulatory Risk

Banks also cite their own competing payment projects and past failed digital wallets as reasons to be sceptical of Libra

3 years ago

Apple Takes On Media Giants, Banks In Services Push

The Apple TV+ streaming service focuses on original content, while Apple also launches paid gaming and news services – and…

3 years ago

Mobile Payment Values Rise Threefold As Importance To Retailers Grows

Worldpay figures show 336 percent rise in mobile payment values thanks to wider adoption and wider support

5 years ago

Samsung Pay Launches In The UK; Watch Out Apple Pay And Android Pay

The South Korean tech giant offers a third way to smartphone contactless payment

5 years ago

DVLA Has Digital Drivers License Ambitions For Apple Pay

The government agency is aiming to have a working prototype available by September 2017

5 years ago

Barclaycard bPay Stuffs Contactless Payment Tech Into Jewellery & Watches

Barclaycard bPay payment tech will be used integrated into high-street jewelry and watches

5 years ago

Metro Bank Now Supports Android Pay

Metro Bank becomes the latest bank to support Android Pay, leaving Barclays all alone

5 years ago

Barclays Trials Contactless Android Cash Withdrawals

The system lets users tap an NFC-equipped Android device or contactless card to receive cash on in-branch machines

5 years ago

Metro Bank And Co-op Enable iPhone And Apple Watch Payments With Apple Pay

Apple Pay is increasing its share of contactless payments by signing up two high street banks

6 years ago

Europol Warns Of Gangs Making Fake Android Mobile Payments

Euro cops warn of criminal gangs said to be using Android smartphones to conduct fraudulent transactions

6 years ago

Android Pay Adopted By Santander, NatWest, RBS And Ulster Bank To Chase Apple Pay

Android Pay has been adopted by NatWest, Santander, RBS and Ulster Bank, allowing Google's contactless smartphone payment service to snap…

6 years ago

Square Cements European Expansion With UK Job Postings

Mobile payments company is looking for employees in London and Dublin as services prepped for European rollout

6 years ago

Samsung Invests Heavily In IoT For US Market

Pledges £820m IoT investment in the United States and challenges rivals to develop "human centred" IoT applications

6 years ago

WWDC 2016: Apple Dumps OS X, Announces Siri-Enabled macOS Sierra

MacOS Sierra will support Apple Pay on the web, and Siri comes to desktop

6 years ago

UK Leads Europe In Contactless Payments As Transactions Treble In One Year

Visa Europe figures reveal over three billion contactless payments took place in Europe over last 12 months, with the UK…

6 years ago

Barclays Customers Can Finally Use Apple Pay

Barclays becomes the final major UK bank to support Apple Pay after months of delays

6 years ago

Samsung Pay Arrives In China

World’s biggest mobile market gets a competitor to Apple Pay

6 years ago

Apple Pay To Expand ‘Beyond Apps’ To Websites

Users will soon be able to pay using TouchID and Safari across range of Apple devices

6 years ago

Android Pay Set For ‘March’ UK Launch

Android Pay will arrive in UK retailers next month, according to a report

6 years ago

MasterCard Is Bringing Back Free Tube Travel With Apple Pay

IPhone and Apple Watch users will be able to travel for free over the next three Mondays

6 years ago

MasterCard – The UK Really Loves Contactless Payments

Number of contactless cards in the UK increases 188 percent in 2015 as payments increase 375 percent

6 years ago

Visa Europe Supports Cloud-Based Mobile Payments

Visa Europe Payment Tokenisation Service (VEPTS) integrates tokenisation into services where payment credentials are stored in the cloud

6 years ago

Apple Pay Gets China Launch This Week

Mobile payments platform will go live with three Chinese banks on February 18

6 years ago

Apple Pay Suffers First Major Outage

Visa customers left unable to link cars to their account during seven-hour Apple Pay downtime

6 years ago