Samsung announces Samsung Pay launch dates in South Korea and the US

Samsung has announced that Samsung Pay, the Korean tech giant’s new mobile payment service, will be available in South Korea on the 20th of August and on the 28th of August in the US. Press release: Samsung Announces Launch Dates for Groundbreaking Mobile Payment Service: Samsung Pay August 13, 2015 Simple and Safe, Samsung Pay […]

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 Upcoming Samsung smartwatch to sport NFC for mobile payments?

Samsung purchased startup LoopPay and developed its own mobile payment service Samsung Pay, which is said to have a huge advantage over Apple Pay, since no special type of hardware is required to be installed in stores. Currently, only the Samsung Galaxy S6 and the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge support Samsung Pay. Rumour has it […]

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 Apple Pay coming to the UK this summer?

According to a report from TheTelegraph, Apple will be announcing its mobile payment service Apple Pay for the UK at WWDC 2015, which kicks off at Moscone Center in San Francisco on Monday. It is said to launch in the summer. Apple Pay is currently only available in the US. Only the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 […]

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 Galaxy S6 to come with Samsung’s first mobile payment service?

In December of last year, reports claimed that Samsung was cooking up its own mobile payment service to counter the highly-successful Apple Pay, which was available to iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus owners in the US. Apple Pay is coming to other global markets such as the UK. We’ve learned from previous reports that […]

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 Bank of America tells US customers to ‘get smart’ with Apple Pay

Bank of America is telling customers in the US to “get smart” by using Apple Pay on their iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Bank of America has launched a new 30-second ad, featuring Apple Pay. The add seems to be take off on the classic TV series Get Smart intro, hence the hidden message. […]

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 Job listings reveal Apple Pay coming to the UK and China soon

Apple Pay is the Cupertino firm’s new mobile payment service that allows owners of the Apple iPhone 6 and the Apple iPhone 6 Plus to pay for stuff in shops by simply waving their smartphones on NFC readers. Unfortunately, this payment option is only available to the new iPhones’ owners in the USA. Apple job […]

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 Samsung to launch an Apple Pay rival next year?

Apple’s iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were instant hits, shattering the Cupertino firm’s previous iPhone sales record. Not only was Apple’s new hardware hits, its software, iOS 8, also came with features Apple fans can’t get enough of. One of which is Apple Pay, Apple’s new mobile payment service that allows iPhone 6 and […]

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 Apple iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 can use Apple Pay online but not in stores

When Apple lifted the lid on the iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3, it announced that the two new iPads could take advantage of the Cupertino firm’s new mobile payments service Apple Pay. However, Apple has confirmed that the two new tablets can only make online payments using the payment service and not pay […]

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 Apple Pay to be launched on October 18?

According to a leaked internal letter obtained by MacRumors, Apple Pay may be launched on the 18th of October in the US. Apple Pay makes use of the NFC chip within the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Previous reports claimed that Apple Pay would be launched in the US on the 20th of October, […]

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 Apple unveils new mobile payment service Apple Pay

Past rumours claimed that Apple was cooking up its own mobile payment service that is similar to the search giant’s Google Wallet. Now the Cupertino firm has officially announced Apple Pay pre-installed in the NFC-sporting iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. Press release: Transforming Mobile Payments with an Easy, Secure & Private Way to Pay […]

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