Scan your iPhone at nearly any credit card reader and pay for what you want: magic, or just weird? We tried LoopPay around town, and it really worked.
That's a handy option, but Apple also needs to show more progress in the overarching area of mobile payments.
Using geolocation data, the credit card company proposes a plan that will only allow card transactions when a users' smartphone is within close proximity.
Music fans have been hit with bogus credit card fees and face a potential privacy breach after the Moshtix website for Splendour in the Grass was compromised.
Arts and crafts retail chain says malware at its point-of-sale terminals impacted 2.6 million cards, as well as another 400,000 at Aaron Brothers subsidiary.
French hardware company, now a Seagate subsidiary, says virtually everyone who shopped on LaCie's Web site in the last year is at risk.
The retailer accelerates its $100 million program to offer users chip-enabled "smart credit cards" that encrypt users' personal data and are said to be harder to hack.
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The company mentions recent attacks on retailers -- think Target and Neiman Marcus -- and says it "may have experienced a data security attack." An investigation is in progress.
Neiman Marcus says that it's the latest victim of data thieves, who made off with the credit card information of an unknown number of customers.