The money will compensate financial institutions that had to cancel credit-card accounts and issue replacement cards with new account numbers following the 2013 data breach at the retail giant.
MasterCard customers can enjoy free Internet on trips to the UK without paying out a single pound, shilling or ha'penny.
Using geolocation data, the credit card company proposes a plan that will only allow card transactions when a users' smartphone is within close proximity.
Three new wearable devices from UK bank Barclaycard can be used at any contactless till, and you don't even need to be a Barclaycard customer.
The messaging platform previously only available in select parts of the US, but is now available to anyone chatting on the service.
The new feature is said to be part of the additions the company will announce Monday coming to Apple's mobile-payments system.
Apple is expanding the type of credit cards included in Apple Pay and also allowing customers to add loyalty cards as it tries to expand the number of people using its digital wallet.
Apple adds natural language search to Spotlight and Siri, which can now figure out what you want before you do, as it plays catch up with Google and Microsoft. Its edge: a vow to protect your privacy.
Samsung Pay is now slated for a September launch in the US and South Korea -- with China, Europe and more markets to follow.
Its Wallet app failed to take off, but Google is trying again with a new system.