Visa's "tokenization" service substitutes your credit card data with random numbers when you pay for items with your phone, a move that could open the door for Apple Pay and its rivals.
Fraud detection systems can lock accounts when people travel, but location-sensing smartphone software now can help approve a legitimate transaction.
The struggles and triumphs of eBay could shape where we buy things online and for how much. Here's why.
Apple's mobile payments service, available in the US since October, has expanded across the pond -- but some of the announced partners aren't on board.
The digital payments firm continues its acquisition push ahead of its split from eBay later this month.
The messaging platform previously only available in select parts of the US, but is now available to anyone chatting on the service.
Three new wearable devices from UK bank Barclaycard can be used at any contactless till, and you don't even need to be a Barclaycard customer.
The new feature is said to be part of the additions the company will announce Monday coming to Apple's mobile-payments system.
Apple is expanding the type of credit cards included in Apple Pay and also allowing customers to add loyalty cards as it tries to expand the number of people using its digital wallet.
Apple adds natural language search to Spotlight and Siri, which can now figure out what you want before you do, as it plays catch up with Google and Microsoft. Its edge: a vow to protect your privacy.