Brokerage company TD Ameritrade has found a solution to the problem of allowing customers immediate access to funds transferred to their accounts as simply as possible, one that takes advantage of.. AppleInsider - Published
Amazon is stepping up its game in the fight against Apple Pay, by migrating its own digital wallet off the web and into the real world. The e-commerce giant is recruiting brick-and-mortar merchants to..
It’s been a long time coming, but at CES 2019, Belkin has announced the first Apple-approved USB-C to Lightning cables as part of its new BoostCharge lineup. (There are also USB-A to Lightning and.. The Verge - Published
Apple has managed to persuade Commbank and its New Zealand subsidiary ASB to join its digital payments scheme that utilises iPhones, iPads, the Watch wearable and the Safari web browser.Expected to.. New Zealand Herald - Published
Google Pay, Google’s competitor to mobile payment services with strikingly similar names such as Samsung Pay and Apple Pay, is continuing its global expansion today with its entry into.. 9to5Google - Published
Google will pay Apple $9 billion this year to remain the default search engine in the iPhone’s Safari browser, according to one Goldman Sachs analyst. That’s a hefty expense for Google, but will.. betanews - Published
Apple Pay is at last "coming soon" to Germany, according to the company's website, though it has less than two months to fulfill a 2018 launch date it promised earlier in the year. AppleInsider - Published
A new report out this week by Bloomberg highlights Apple's ongoing efforts to boost adoption of Apple Pay, which is said to be gaining more traction this year thanks to the launch of Apple Pay Cash, as.. MacRumours.com - Published
Apple today announced two new Mac-related device updates, including a new MacBook Air and Mac mini. The refreshed MacBook Air includes an updated keyboard, larger Force Touch trackpad, slimmer display.. MacRumours.com - Published
The new iPad Pro is a ridiculously powerful and expensive device, but as usual it's worth taking note of what Apple didn't include: a headphone jack. Yep, the iPad Pro is the next device to drop the.. engadget - Published
China’s two mobile-payments giants, Alibaba affiliate Alipay and Tencent's WeChat Pay, said stolen Apple IDs were used to swipe customer funds, and called on Apple to address the issue. Wall Street Journal - Published
Apple Pay makes up three in four mobile wallet transactions according to an Auriemma study of debit card issuers, likely due to demographics. While mobile payments are still a niche product, they.. PRWeb - Published
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Apple announced that it's launching a pilot program with three universities to support student ID cards in Apple Wallet. Students can add their ID cards to Apple Wallet, allowing.. Mashable - Published
Google has been the number one search engine because of its accurate results and the fact that it “pays” for it. As reported by the Business Insider, Google is set to pay Apple $9 billion this year.. Fossbytes - Published
· Google pays Apple to be the default search engine on the iPhone.
· Goldman Sachs estimates these payments are now over $9 billion per year.
· According to the estimate, Apple makes more money on.. Business Insider - Published
· *Apple could get 20% more valuable by the end of December 2019.*
· *JPMorgan initiated coverage of Apple with an "overweight" rating and price target of $272.*
· *It's growing services business.. Business Insider - Published
Trendsetter Apple has done it again! Just when you thought there was no innovation left in the smartphone market, CEO Tim Cook delivers the wildly price-disruptive iPhone Xs Max 512GB for.. betanews - Published
People continue to be obsessed with technology and devices, and that is fine. But you know what? It is important to remember "Mother Nature" too. We only have one Earth, and the ability to relocate.. betanews - Published
Apple today announced a pair of initiatives that will allow its customers to support America’s National Parks. Starting tomorrow, August 24, and continuing through the 31st, Apple says it will donate.. TechCrunch - Published
Netflix is testing an experimental feature that bypasses Apple’s App Store for sign-up fees. Some users are seeing that the iOS app won’t display a sign-up page to open a new account. Instead,.. The Verge - Published
Research from hugely popular payment platform Stripe has shone a light on the payment preferences of British consumers, especially compared to their American cousins. It doesn’t paint a positive.. The Next Web - Published
Apple Pay users can save up to 20% this week at popular establishments, including Hotels.com, Fandango, StubHub, Groupon, houzz and more during Apple's Summertime Savings with Apple Pay event. AppleInsider - Published
eBay is continuing its transition away from PayPal as the auction site's primary payment-processing service by adding new ways to pay.
Apple Pay will be the first new payment service the site has.. Mashable - Published
Recent research conducted by Auriemma Consulting Group identified commerce app features that could drive usage of merchant mobile payment options, particularly for Walmart, Target, and Kohl’s, and.. PRWeb - Published
Second report from Mercator Advisory Group’s new Customer Merchant Experience Survey.
MAYNARD, Mass. (PRWEB) July 11, 2018
Mercator Advisory Group’s latest Primary Data report, Payments,.. PRWeb - Published
With the iOS 12 beta on the iPad, developers have discovered the AvatarKit which is the framework behind the animated emoji. The framework requires TrueDepth camera sensor, which first made its debut.. DNA - Published
The war is patently over Apple and Samsung settled a seven-year legal fight on Wednesday, ending the most prominent case in a series of lawsuits over smartphone patents during the last decade. The.. SFGate - Published
Apple and Samsung have ended a years-long patent battle over copied iPhone design with an undisclosed settlement, according to a US court filing today. The world’s two biggest smartphone makers.. BGR India - Published
It would appear that the seven-year old patent fight between Apple and Samsung over the later blatantly copying various design elements of Apple iPhone is now finally over. Started in 2011, the patent.. Softpedia - Published
Samsung has filed a motion with the US District Court in San Jose, California, to appeal a verdict that asked the South Korean giant to pay Apple $539 million for copying patented iPhone designs - a.. Sify - Published
Last month, a jury ruled that Samsung must pay Apple $539 million for violating Apple design patents as part of a legal battle that has spanned years, but the jury's ruling apparently won't be the end.. MacRumours.com - Published
Apple is reportedly working on making the Near Field Communication (NFC) chip in its iPhones function beyond just contactless payments. The company is expected to announce an updated NFC chip at its.. DNA - Published
Apple is currently working on a new device which sports a model name ‘N84’ under a project which is currently codenamed ‘Star’. The device is rumoured to be the first iOS notebook or the first.. DNA - Published
Apple was awarded damages of almost $540m in a unanimous verdict on Thursday, in the latest stage of the iPhone maker’s near seven year patent battle with Samsung. bizjournals - Published Also reported by •Independent
San Jose, United States (AFP) May 25, 2018
A federal court jury on Thursday ordered Samsung to pay Apple $533 million for copying iPhone design features in a patent case dating back seven years... Energy Daily - Published
Good morning! This is the tech news you need to know this Friday.
*1. A US couple said their Alexa device recorded a private conversation and sent it to a person in their contacts.* Amazon said the.. Business Insider - Published