The Samsung Galaxy S3 is testing contactless payments. Read on to find out how it works and how I got on in real shops.
Forget fumbling for change or worrying about the weirdo behind you seeing your PIN -- this summer, you'll be able to pay for things with an airy wave of your Orange mobile phone.
Orange customers with a Quick Tap-compatible phone can now pay for goods at some 50,000 UK stores by simply tapping their handset on a payment reader.
Swedish students are paying for things with their paws using Quixter, a palm scanner that reads the unique pattern of blood vessels in your hand.
Racking up your credit card bill contactlessly just got a whole lot easier, with Barclaycard's new PayTag thingummy.
The Samsung Galaxy S4 has contactless payment built into the phone, as Samsung attempts to deny your phone network a cut.
PKTMNY lets you automatically top up a prepaid debit card for your kids, setting controls on what they can spend and where.
EE promises double 4G speeds in 12 cities tomorrow -- and the superfast network will buy you lunch too.
The Samsung Galaxy S3 with Orange and Barclaycard's Quick Tap contactless payment comes with £50 free money to spend.
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