More and more, says Juniper Research, people will use their mobile devices to buy products or do their banking, boosted by services such as Apple Pay.
A prototype biometric app can scan your face or your fingerprint to verify your identity to retailers.
The e-tail giant will be separating its online payment and commerce companies in mid July. Shares will be split, tax-free, right down the middle for current shareholders.
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 exchange's Web site is back online, but only with a statement that it's closing all transactions for the time being.
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.
If the report is accurate, this would be the first step for Apple's mobile payments system outside the US as the company struggles to hash out deals with foreign banks.
A New York judge hands illegal online drug site founder a life prison sentence in one of the strangest, darkest tales of Web culture.
Ready to pay by phone? Here's what you need to know.
Its Wallet app failed to take off, but Google is trying again with a new system.