The two companies strike a partnership to bring mobile payments technology to more than 20 Chevron stations in California.
A chip implanted in new cards is designed to stop cybercrime. Starting Thursday, stores that haven't upgraded their card-reading terminals will be on the hook for fraudulent charges.
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.
Samsung Pay is now available in the US. Here's how it works and what you need to use the mobile payment system.
Samsung's mobile payments service works with older retail terminals, which means unlike Apple Pay, it's accepted almost everywhere.
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The search giant's revamped mobile payments effort competes with offerings from Apple and Samsung.
From CNET Magazine: Fingerprint readers, which are more convenient and more secure than passcodes, could finally do away with the weakest link in almost any security system.
Technically Incorrect: Accusing the Facebook CEO of having his own "personal Senator," Donald Trump derides Zuckerberg's support for H-1B visas.