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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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Make wireless payments with these cute Hello Kitty charms in Singapore

​These adorable contactless smartphone accessories let you make payments on the island nation's public transport, as well as in some shops.

By April 21, 2015

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Jawbone Up2, Up3 and Up4 debuting this year: heart rate, mobile payments, new designs (hands-on)

A trio of new Jawbone fitness bands are on their way: two coming soon, one later this summer. They're slimmer, and they're ambitious. And we have two of them here to review.

By April 15, 2015

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Apple Pay gains GameStop, T-Mobile and other stores

T-Mobile, GameStop, Firehouse Subs and Acme are among the retail chains now accepting Apple's mobile payment system, according to AppleInsider.

By April 9, 2015

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Apple Watch vs. Android Wear, Pebble and Samsung Gear

The Apple Watch is almost here -- but it's not the only smartwatch on the block. Here's how it stacks up against the major competitors on the market.

By April 8, 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