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 new wave of apps lets you give to charities and challenge your friends with just a few swipes on your phone -- and it will cost you as little as nothing.
The mobile-payments firm confidentially files SEC papers to offer stock to the public, say several reports, adding to talk about Square CEO Jack Dorsey and his simultaneous role as interim chief at Twitter.
CurrentC, which is backed by a group of major retailers, faces a crowded field of mobile-payment competitors.
Al Franken is particularly concerned about whether Apple has stymied competition in the music-streaming business by controlling its own application marketplace.
The Federal Communications Commission will likely cancel a 25 percent discount that satellite TV provider Dish Network took in the most recent wireless spectrum auction.
Those who broke into the site are reportedly threatening to post stolen user information every day the "discreet" affair network remains online.
Known internally as "Moneypenny," the assistant would actually let you ask real people for help with different tasks, including ordering products and services.
The most important things to know when shopping for a cell phone.
Apple's mobile payments service, available in the US since October, has expanded across the pond -- but some of the announced partners aren't on board.