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point-of-sale terminals

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For Samsung, Galaxy S6 needs to hit with a big bang

Samsung, battling to hold on to its lead in the smartphone market, needs to win back consumers from Apple with its next big thing. But will the new Galaxy S6 be big enough?

By February 28, 2015

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Target confirms malware used on point-of-sale terminals

During an interview with CNBC, retailer's CEO defends four-day delay in notifying customers of security breach as necessary for the investigation and preparation for consumer reaction.

By January 12, 2014

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Verizon zeroes in on point-of-sale, app attacks in data breaches

Hotels, retailers, and restaurants really need to lock down their point-of-sale systems, but don't have to sweat Web app attacks as much as financial services companies do.

By April 22, 2014

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2014 a record year for malware, says security firm

There's more evidence that 2014 was a really bad year in the fight against malicious software. Panda Security says the number of new malware strains it detected doubled compared with 2013.

By March 4, 2015

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Samsung buys LoopPay, all but confirming new Apple Pay rival

Apple Pay is off to a fast start, but LoopPay may have an edge when it comes to working with existing point-of-sale systems.

By February 18, 2015

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Google Wallet, Softcard partner to take on Apple Pay

The mobile-payments alliance will allow Google Wallet to come loaded onto Android smartphones at all four US national wireless carriers.

By February 23, 2015

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Apple eyes way to leave fingerprints in the cloud

A new patent filing describes using the cloud to transfer your Touch ID fingerprint data to other devices. Would such a system be safe and secure?

By January 15, 2015

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Revel raises $100M in bid to remake the cash register

Startup plans to use the funds to meet demand for its iPad point-of-sale platform for retailers, restaurants and grocery stores.

By November 11, 2014

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Can a phone replace your wallet? I went shopping to find out.

CNET editor Sharon Profis takes Apple Pay, Google Wallet and PayPal for a test drive and compares the options.

By October 20, 2014

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Apple Pay mobile payments service to launch on Monday

Apple's been gaining more partners since it announced the service last month and it's ready to take it live.

By October 16, 2014