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The future of Samsung Pay is frictionless, says Samsung's self-proclaimed 'payment nerd'

I met with Samsung on its home turf in South Korea to see how Samsung Pay is going to get better at letting you pay for things without thinking too hard.

By 27 April 2016


Apple Pay notches 3 of every 4 contactless payments in US, says CEO Tim Cook

Even as Apple grapples with lower iPhone sales, its mobile payments service continues to make gains.

By 28 July 2016


Now this may finally get you to use mobile payments

Mastercard has a new way for people to pay via their Android phones. Sorry, iPhone users, you're out of luck.

By 15 July 2016


Wendy's says payment card info accessed in malware attack

Criminals stole credit card info -- including names and numbers -- in a malware attack revealed earlier this year at more than 300 franchise locations in the US.

By 8 July 2016


Windows Phones are finally (!) getting mobile payments

If you're one of the very few who own a Windows 10 handset, and have a compatible credit card, you'll be able to use Microsoft Wallet with tap-to-pay this summer. That's a lot of ifs.

By 22 June 2016


Why PayPal sees itself as the future of payments

CEO Dan Schulman envisions a day when cashier lines die off as phones give people "all the power of a bank branch in the palm of their hand."

By 16 June 2016


Visa helps Olympic athletes make payments using jewelery

The credit card company made a water-resistant, battery-free ring that athletes can test out at the games in Rio.

By 3 June 2016


Samsung partners with Alibaba on mobile payments

World's biggest phone maker inks payments deal with the financial affiliate of China's biggest e-commerce company.

By 20 May 2016


Fitbit invests in mobile payments tech so you can buy stuff sans wallet

Fitbit just bought wearable payments technology from Coin, but you won't likely see it in the 2016 product line.

By 18 May 2016


Amazon hungry to launch its own snack foods, Walmart rolls out payment app (CNET Update)

Diapers didn't work out so well for Amazon last year, but the retailer seems to be trying again with its own generic brand of grocery items. Meanwhile, Walmart Pay launches in nearly 600 stores, but it's not as snazzy as Apple Pay or Android Pay.

By 17 May 2016