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RFID windshield tag drives cashless parking system

Near field communication system for your car lets you breeze in and out of parking lots. Just don't forget to make your monthly payments.

By Aug. 4, 2011

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Power suit dresses men for off-the-cuff payments

An Aussie tailor is taking wearable technology to a ridiculously good-looking conclusion with a suit featuring a contactless payment chip in the sleeve.

By Apr. 16, 2014

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Fitwall creates custom workouts using tech

A new workout incorporates heart rate monitors and tablets to keep you in shape without getting hurt. Could Fitwall, which is attracting exercise buffs from kids to professional football players, be the next fitness craze?

By Sep. 25, 2013

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PayPal introduces mobile 'order ahead'

Australians can now use any PayPal smartphone app to order and pay ahead of time at restaurants and cafes around the country.

By Jul. 18, 2013

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Uber drives home its point in taxi app controversy

Uber has hit back at criticism from London cabbies with a statement claiming the controversial e-hailing app is "bringing competition to an industry that hasn't evolved in years."

By May. 27, 2014

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Tech makes inroads in Myanmar

Since the military dictatorship ended three years ago, smartphones and more have been gaining momentum in Myanmar. But it's still very early days.

By Jul. 6, 2014

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Forget cash. Pay with your Go watch

RumbaTime's Go watches have contactless payment chips and medical info in a colorful timepiece.

By Nov. 18, 2011

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So long, Canadian penny. I won't miss you

Canada has axed the irksome cent, and should do likewise with other coins and banknotes, says Crave writer Tim Hornyak. Do you want to live in a cashless society?

By Mar. 31, 2012

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IPO success? Nice. But Twitter still needs to cure what ails it

CEO Dick Costolo recognizes the malady: Twitter remains "confusing and opaque" for newbies. If it's going to grow into a long-term success story, Twitter needs to truly open up to the masses.

By Nov. 8, 2013

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Wembley Stadium takes rap for Olympic Visa payment balls-up

Visa has ducked a bullet as Wembley took the blame for a fiasco last night in which no food and drink kiosk could accept any card payment.

By Jul. 30, 2012