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The days of carrying around countless cards and pieces of paper in a less-than-secure wallet are numbered. Go digital with your wallet.
The patent application describes the backend for an e-wallet system that would let people securely pay for items on the go via their mobile phones.
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.
Weakness in a component that generates random numbers leaves Android-based digital wallets susceptible, Bitcoin developers warn.
Outlined in a newly-published patent application, Apple's system would give people credits they can use to purchase real goods and services.
The Elgato Thunderbolt Dock isn't cheap, but it adds a load of crucial ports to your Apple MacBook.
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Boost has tested the service in three markets, and plans to roll out the service to the entire country by the end of the year.
The iPhone maker may tap into NFC or a different technology to cook up a digital wallet for iOS users, says analyst Gene Munster.
The chief executive says credit card firms should be able to charge fees to companies that are operating digital wallet services.
Digital wallets from Square, Visa, MasterCard, and others have a major perception problem, a study from ComScore finds.