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Apple Pay needs US credit card but can work elsewhere -- report

A video posted by blog site TechSmartt shows how to "trick" Apple Pay into working on NFC terminals outside the US.

By October 22, 2014

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Target, banks push to improve Web-based payments

A new World Wide Web Consortium group tackles issues like authentication and digital wallets. The eventual result could be electronic payments not so dominated by particular companies.

By October 15, 2014

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Apple Pay details leaked in alleged training documents

Geared toward Apple employees, the purported training docs detail how to set up and use Apple Pay for purchasing items on the go via an iPhone.

By October 13, 2014

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iOS 8.1 beta 2 reveals new Apple Pay screens

The latest beta of the iPhone's system software shows additional setup screens for Apple's upcoming mobile payments service.

By October 8, 2014

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More signs point to mobile payments for iPhone 6 -- and for an iWatch

The rumors keep mounting that Apple will use its Tuesday event to announce the use of near-field communications tech for mobile payments. The latest claims come via a banking news site.

By September 8, 2014

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​Apple locks iPhone 6 NFC to Apple Pay

While Apple has just hitched its wagon to NFC technology, new reports indicate the technology will only be available for use with Apple Pay.

By September 16, 2014

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Apple, chipmaker work to add NFC pay tech to iPhone 6 -- report

Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.

By August 29, 2014

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iOS 8 adoption lags behind that of iOS 7

The latest version of Apple's mobile OS isn't yet gaining the traction that its predecessor did last year. Why might that be?

By September 19, 2014

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Galaxy Note 4 launch set for Oct. 17; preorders start Friday

Samsung's decision to start preorders on launch day for Apple's iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus feels like a raspberry.

By September 18, 2014

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When Apple says no ... before saying yes

The iPhone 6 continues Apple's history of embracing technologies it once derided. Far from fickle, the company has many reasons for changing its mind about what features it supports.

By September 18, 2014