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Siri Functionality for Apple Pay Already Works… Kinda

Siri Functionality for Apple Pay Already Works… Kinda

by October 13, 2014 at 12:40 pm 0 comments

Apple Pay & Siri functionality already works in iOS 8.0.2, letting users select their cards via the personal assistant.

MasterCard Takes Leveraging iPhone 6 Hype to a Whole Other Level

by September 19, 2014 at 11:35 am 0 comments

Long lines were forming outside AT&T shops long before dawn this morning — and least in Manhattan — in what can only be described as a consumer frenzy. But all the hype surrounding the iPhone 6/6 Plus launch today was leveraged to a whole other level today by MasterCard, anRead More

Apple Poaching Talent from AmEx, PayPal, Google — for Loyalty Program

Apple Poaching Talent from AmEx, PayPal, Google — for Loyalty Program

by September 12, 2014 at 6:17 pm 7 comments

Apple has been filling out its payments team for the past few months, poaching a number of executives from PayPal, American Express, and others — but not just to prep for Apple Pay’s launch this week.

Here’s How the Security Behind Apple Pay Will Really Work

Here’s How the Security Behind Apple Pay Will Really Work

by September 12, 2014 at 11:50 am 35 comments

In an interview with Bank Innovation, MasterCard shared the technical security details for Apple Pay, which will launch next month.

ApplePay and the iPhone 6: Resistance Is Futile

ApplePay and the iPhone 6: Resistance Is Futile

by September 10, 2014 at 2:39 pm 0 comments

My greatest surprise in respect to Apple’s announcement was that it had taken them until the iPhone 6 to do payments.

VIDEO: Bootleg of Apple Introducing Apple Pay

by September 9, 2014 at 2:57 pm 0 comments

Apple takes aim at the $12 billion-per-day payments industry with Apple Pay. Here’s a bootleg of Eddy Cue, SVP at Apple, unveiling Apple Pay today.

VIDEO: Sculley Says M-Payments to Be Apple’s Next ‘Creative Leap’

by September 8, 2014 at 2:42 pm 1 comment

John Scully, the former CEO of Apple Inc., thinks that mobile payments at Apple, expected to be launched tomorrow, will amount to a “creative leap” on par with Apple’s introduction of the iPod or iPhone. Judge for yourself in this video from Bloomberg released today:

Apple to Use NFC, Tokenization in Payments, Sources Say

Apple to Use NFC, Tokenization in Payments, Sources Say

by September 7, 2014 at 8:53 pm 120 comments

Multiple sources confirm that Apple has been working on tokenization technology and will include it and NFC in the new iPhone 6.

Apple Said to Negotiate Deep Payments Discounts from Big Banks

Apple Said to Negotiate Deep Payments Discounts from Big Banks

by September 4, 2014 at 12:39 pm 130 comments

The Silicon Valley giant is now said to have reached deals for lower transaction fees with five of the largest financial institutions in the nation.

NXP In Talks To Supply Apple With NFC Chip for iPhone 6

NXP In Talks To Supply Apple With NFC Chip for iPhone 6

by August 6, 2014 at 12:53 pm 0 comments

It’s looking like a perennial iPhone rumor may be coming to fruition this year. NXP Semiconductors, the co-creator of near field communication (NFC) technology, has been in talks to supply Apple with NFC chips for the iPhone 6, according to sources close to the company. We’ve reached out to NXPRead More