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Apple Adds Payments Feature to Passbook in Japan

Apple Adds Payments Feature to Passbook in Japan

by July 15, 2014 at 5:48 pm 1 comment

Apple pushed out a new payments feature to Passbook in Japan today, according to 9to5Mac. The new service, called iTunes Pass, essentially helps Apple Stores get rid of gift cards in Japan and works with iTunes Store, iBookstore, and the App Store on iOS. iTunes Pass allows users in Japan toRead More

Square’s ‘Free’ Reader — Costs $10

Square’s ‘Free’ Reader — Costs $10

by January 4, 2013 at 10:54 am 0 comments

When Square launched in February 2009, one of the staples of its offering was the free reader. Request the payment dongle online and Square would send it to you, in packaging of Apple-like quality, at no charge. Those days are officially over. Sort of. This week Square announced that itRead More

Millions of consumers soon won’t need a bank account

Millions of consumers soon won’t need a bank account

by December 10, 2012 at 6:51 pm 0 comments

Traditionally, if you wanted to move money around, save cash, pay a bill, purchase something at a store, or otherwise have some sort of systemic access to your cash as you moved around – you needed a “bank”. In fact, you couldn’t do any of these things in the past without a bank. Despite the […]