Apple credit card reportedly in the works, in partnership with Goldman Sachs

You might have a physical Apple credit card in your wallet later this year, as the iPhone-maker teams up with Goldman Sachs.

CVS finally accepting mobile payments like Apple Pay, Google Pay

Yes, even contactless cards are being accepted at the registers these days. What took the United States’s largest drugstore chain so long to adapt?

Dockless bike share service Ofo now accepting Apple Pay with kick-off promo

The dockless bike share system is accepting Apple’s mobile payment system. They’re celebrating by giving out two-hour ride coupons.

Order Ahead feature tested on Apple Pay

The first venue to test the new feature was in the Napa Valley as the BottleRock music festival, allowing customers access to an instant pick-up window.

Third-party NFC development may begin with iOS 12

Apple Pay is currently all that can be used through the NFC chip on all modern iPhones, but that could soon change as early as this fall.

Exclusive deals with Apple Pay through April 18

If you pay with Apple Pay for some furniture or clothes or trips, you’ll be able to notch some nice discounts for the next couple of weeks.

Constant notification badge is getting some users to sign up for Apple Pay

Apple Pay is signing up millions of users per month and some of them are coming to the mobile payments platform with a white flag hung high.

Apple Pay makes its long overdue debut in Brazil, at least for one bank’s customers

The long-awaited release of Apple Pay in Brazil is limited to one bank, while thousands of local retailers and dozens of apps and websites will support the service right off the bat.

Samsung Pay is available in 21 markets after launching in Italy with robust local bank support

Samsung Pay is narrowly ahead of Apple Pay in terms of the number of global markets supported, even if the latter has made a much earlier debut in Italy.

LG Pay is likely launching as LG Wallet alongside the G7 in the US soon

The Korea-only LG Pay digital wallet platform has its sights set on the US market, according to reports, where it might be renamed as LG Wallet during H1 2018.

Online Apple Pay purchases can garner $5 iTunes Gift Cards

With 20 participating online retailers, this means that customers can get $100 in free apps and media in the App and iTunes Stores.

Apple Pay Cash applet can be deleted, but it can’t be re-downloaded

The iMessage app can be deleted, but, for some reason, can’t be re-downloaded anyhow unless the user factory resets the device.

Apple Pay Cash service now activated for most users

iOS 11.2 is now live and so is Apple Pay Cash, Apple’s answer to PayPal within its Siri, iMessage and Apple Pay ecosystems.

iOS 11.2 rushed out to fix December 2 bug

The update came out days early to fix a trigger for iPhone and iPad crashes that would have come on December 2. It’s still unknown how this bug exists.

Apple Pay Cash now active in iOS 11.2, watchOS 4.2 betas

Peers can send money to each other through iMessage and use whatever money they put into the system with Apple Pay merchants.

Apple Pay raises its tally of supported countries to 20 with Denmark, Finland, Sweden and UAE rollouts

There are now 20 markets around the world where you can use Apple Pay for fast, easy and secure mobile payments, including Denmark, Finland, Sweden and UAE.

New York to finally move on from MetroCard to Apple Pay and other NFC formats

The MTA will work to convert every turnstile and bus over to a new NFC-based admissions system, saving people time at vending machines and at turnstiles.

Wells Fargo launches more than 5,000 ATMs with NFC support

Android Pay, Apple Pay and Samsung Pay users or those with the Wells Fargo Wallet app can simply tap into an ATM, enter their PIN and withdraw.

iOS 11 is heading out today to eligible iPhones and iPads, but Apple Pay Cash needs more time

Owners of a large number of “old” iPhones, iPads and even the latest iPod Touch generation can officially update today to the first public iOS 11 build.

Digging into Apple Pay Cash, iMessage’s new P2P payments system

If you’ve been paying attention to the developments coming out of the firmware of the HomePod, the iPhone 8 has pretty much been spoiled for you.

Fresh batch of iPhone 8 revelations includes resizable home button, Pearl ID features and more

A bunch of new info on the upcoming iPhone 8 has been discovered by taking an even closer look at HomePod firmware, including more Pearl ID details.

iPhone 8 facial recognition, “Pearl ID,” may authenticate Apple Pay purchases

Within the repositories for the HomePod comes these mentions of “pearl” when it comes to authenticating contactless payments on the iPhone 8.

Apple Pay expansion is far from over, UAE, Denmark, Finland and Sweden to get it by year’s end

Official Apple Pay support will continue to spread to new territories around the world by the end of 2017, including in Denmark, Finland and Sweden.

Samsung Pay follows Android Pay, beats Apple Pay to the PayPal-supporting punch

If using your PayPal balance feels more convenient than tapping into your credit or debit card, Samsung Pay now supports the option, just like Android Pay.