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Swatch watch with contactless payment coming in May

The world's biggest watchmaker is going high-tech but says, "We don't want to produce a mini mobile phone on your wrist."

By March 13, 2015

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Apple Pay available in over 700,000 locations

CEO Tim Cook says Apple Pay has been incredibly successful as the company prepares to add the capability to its new Apple Watch.

By March 9, 2015

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Eddy Cue: Here's how Apple Pay works on an Apple Watch

The exec in charge of Apple Pay tells CNET at a Golden State Warriors game that the mobile payments service will work on the company's new smartwatch as long as the device has been unlocked with a passcode or through an iPhone.

By March 6, 2015

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For Samsung, Galaxy S6 needs to hit with a big bang

Samsung, battling to hold on to its lead in the smartphone market, needs to win back consumers from Apple with its next big thing. But will the new Galaxy S6 be big enough?

By February 28, 2015

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Apple Pay could benefit from Visa Europe's new security

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.

By February 24, 2015

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Samsung's LoopPay: What it is, and why you should care

LoopPay is a mobile-payment system that could power Samsung's smartphone transactions in the future. Here's what we know so far.

By February 19, 2015

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Samsung buys LoopPay, all but confirming new Apple Pay rival

Apple Pay is off to a fast start, but LoopPay may have an edge when it comes to working with existing point-of-sale systems.

By February 18, 2015

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Hard-rockin' radio station to broadcast from London tube, using public Wi-Fi

TeamRock Radio will broadcast from 10 train stations during rush hour -- on Friday the 13th. What could possibly go wrong?

By February 12, 2015

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Apple Pay heads aloft with JetBlue for in-flight purchases

As Apple strives to expand its mobile payments system to more businesses, JetBlue becomes the first airline to accept Apple Pay, says USA Today.

By February 10, 2015

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Tim Cook: 2015 will be the year of Apple Pay

Apple says a total of 750 banks and credit unions are now working with the iPhone-centric payment service.

By January 27, 2015