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MasterCard

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MasterCard app plans to let you pay for things with a selfie

A prototype biometric app can scan your face or your fingerprint to verify your identity to retailers.

By July 3, 2015

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Target settles with MasterCard for $19M over data breach

The money will compensate financial institutions that had to cancel credit-card accounts and issue replacement cards with new account numbers following the 2013 data breach at the retail giant.

By April 16, 2015

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Wi-Fi is now free when you visit the UK, if you have a MasterCard

MasterCard customers can enjoy free Internet on trips to the UK without paying out a single pound, shilling or ha'penny.

By October 22, 2014

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Amazon's novel idea? Physical bookstores, says mall CEO

Amazon was the reason you didn't have to go to the mall. Now it may want to be the reason you do.

By February 2, 2016

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MasterCard to boost credit card security with smartphones

Using geolocation data, the credit card company proposes a plan that will only allow card transactions when a users' smartphone is within close proximity.

By February 25, 2014

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Facebook in your mind? Zuckerberg shares his future goals

Facebook expands payments in Messenger and shows off a new logo, but its CEO has his sights set on virtual reality and...telepathy?

By July 1, 2015

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Facebook in your mind? Zuckerberg shares his future goals

Facebook expands payments in Messenger and shows off a new logo, but its CEO has his sights set on virtual reality and...telepathy?

By July 1, 2015

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How MasterCard plans to transform mobile purchases

The head of MasterCard's emerging payments business talks to CNET about its MasterPass initiative, mobile payments, and beyond.

By February 24, 2013

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Apple Watch, iPhone 6 unveiling: Who are the winners and losers?

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.

By September 16, 2014

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Apple Watch won't sprout until spring

Reports indicate Apple's smartwatch won't launch until spring, while the rumored "iPad Pro" may be smaller than expected. Also, MasterCard is testing out a new payment wristband called Nymi, and Burger King will begin accepting PayPal.

By November 3, 2014