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.
CEO Tim Cook delivers on a promise to move into a new product category, making a foray into wearable devices with the Apple Watch. Plus: Bigger-screen iPhones and a mobile service called Apple Pay.
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.
After the launch of the Samsung Galaxy S5 this Friday, Westpac will begin offering contactless payments on selected Galaxy devices.
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.