Using geolocation data, the credit card company proposes a plan that will only allow card transactions when a users' smartphone is within close proximity.
The new wearable and pair of smartphones have given a jolt to the tech industry. CNET looks at the reverberations for Apple's rivals and partners.
Apple is partnering with American Express, Visa, and MasterCard on a mobile wallet system expected to be introduced with the iPhone 6 on September 9, according to two different reports.
Apple has already confirmed that it won't charge merchants or consumers for card transactions, yet it's unclear how much in fees the company can generate from banks.
The startup behind a smart electronic device that stores credit and debit cards will offer a beta program for 10,000 customers.
The head of MasterCard's emerging payments business talks to CNET about its MasterPass initiative, mobile payments, and beyond.
Closing the gap between China and the rest of the world, Stripe has partnered with Alibaba's Alipay to allow Chinese shoppers to make international purchases.
The court has ordered the bankruptcy trustee to start liquidating the assets of the embattled bitcoin exchange.
On today's episode, we'll count the days until you'll never have to sign a credit card receipt again. We'll also recount a story of a mailing glitch that shows exactly how much banks know about your life, and discuss the merits of the Agree It app that lets you borrow real money from your Facebook friends.
The path to using your phone to pay for goods has been a long and windy one, but the head of Isis believes the time is right.