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Your identity is sold for $1 in the Dark Web

If you or your company is a victim of a cyberattack, where does this stolen data go, and to what purpose?

By September 23, 2015


The smart card: Apple Pay competitor or simple stopgap?

Mobile payments is a crowded industry, but is one card for storing all your credit cards more practical than we think?

By May 25, 2015


Apple bullish on Apple Pay in China amid talks with Alibaba

While Apple's CEO Tim Cook may be optimistic, Apple Pay faces obstacles before it can garner support from Chinese banks.

By May 12, 2015


Apple Pay gains GameStop, T-Mobile and other stores

T-Mobile, GameStop, Firehouse Subs and Acme are among the retail chains now accepting Apple's mobile payment system, according to AppleInsider.

By April 9, 2015


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


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


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


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


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


Get to know Apple Pay, the successor to your wallet

Apple Pay is coming to the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus. Here's everything you need to know about its security and how it works.

By September 9, 2014