Visa's "tokenization" service substitutes your credit card data with random numbers when you pay for items with your phone, a move that could open the door for Apple Pay and its rivals.
Fraud detection systems can lock accounts when people travel, but location-sensing smartphone software now can help approve a legitimate transaction.
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The digital payments firm continues its acquisition push ahead of its split from eBay later this month.
The messaging platform previously only available in select parts of the US, but is now available to anyone chatting on the service.
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.
Facebook CEO calls the donation an "investment" in 400 undocumented students in the San Francisco Bay Area.
As Facebook, Google, Microsoft, and other tech giants lobby the government for more high-skilled worker visas, immigration officials say they’ve received too many applications for this coming year.
The new feature is said to be part of the additions the company will announce Monday coming to Apple's mobile-payments system.
Apple is expanding the type of credit cards included in Apple Pay and also allowing customers to add loyalty cards as it tries to expand the number of people using its digital wallet.