An e-wallet service from the social network, that lets you store money on your account to spend across the Web, is waiting on regulatory approval in Ireland, reports Financial Times.
Visa, MasterCard, Amex, and Discover see a big payday ahead in the emerging digital payment business. They're making sure they're in the game along with tech companies, retailers and phone companies.
According to reports from tech industry site DigiTimes, smartphone makers are convinced that Apple will be adding near field communications, or NFC, to the next-generation iPhone, widely expected to be released in 2012.
There are leaks and teases aplenty ahead of Mobile World Congress 2015, while Google Wallet is looking to make a comeback and Pebble's latest smartwatch, Time, is out now on Kickstarter.
Visa to roll out mobile payment system that lets people add a microSD card to their smartphones to make payments. It touts the system as safer than using a plain old credit card.
Technically Incorrect: The Stratos Card is a new so-called connected card that claims to be a fine solution to wallet overcrowding. But who will pay $95 for it?
PayPal announces acquisition of mobile-wallet maker, while Google unveils another mobile-payments service, in the growing fight for a piece of the smartphone payments market.
The Acer Liquid Jade Z is one of the lightest phones around, and it won't leave your wallet light either.
Google's mobile payment app didn't get support from carriers - until now. As Google Wallet makes a deal with Softcard, we also look ahead to new smartphones and smartwatches expected to debut at Mobile World Congress.
The Huawei Y635 is easy on the wallet and connects to the Internet over faster 4G, but it's still a pretty basic smartphone.