As services like Android and Apple Pay have become the standard in payment systems, anyone trying to enter the game now has to have something good to compete. Samsung Pay, for example, doesn’t just rely on NFC for secure payments, it can also use traditional magnetic card readers by generating a magnetic field. ... Read More »
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By now, you’ve likely heard about Android Pay, Google’s tap-and-pay software for mobile payments. Google has been trying some different tactics to encourage usage of Android Pay, with a notable promotion last month in which the company gave $20 Best Buy gift cards to those that tried Android Pay. But now the company ... Read More »
Support for Samsung Pay is larger than ever with the announcement that Samsung’s payment service is partnering with 19 new banking services which use Visa and MasterCard. The news comes a week after Samsung Pay added support for gift cards from 50 major retail brands.
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Android Pay launched this fall and it has already seen rapid adoption from users. Now it’s time for developers to get in on the fun.
On Tuesday, the Official Android Blog announced that, beginning today, Android Pay now works in Android applications. That means that users won’t have to pull out their card when making a ... Read More »
Mobile payments have begun to take off in a big way and Samsung is helping to lead the charge with Samsung Pay, its mobile payment solution that works at nearly any existing card reader, rather than only at NFC terminals. Today Samsung is announcing an even broader reach for Samsung Pay ... Read More »
Near the end of September of this year, Samsung Pay officially launched in the United States. It did so with a free accessory offer, too, and now Samsung is back with another promotional offer alongside yet another big announcement.
Samsung has confirmed that its mobile payment option will work with Chase Bank Visa debit ... Read More »
Mobile payments aren’t entirely new, but there is certainly a new focus on the option these days. Google got into the business with Android Pay, and even Samsung managed to put its hat into the ring, too. And now, after some reports out of the rumor mill, LG is moving forward with its own plans.
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In March of this year, Samsung made its own mobile payments option official with Samsung Pay. Now a few months later, the service is now available in the United States for those with the appropriate devices. Samsung’s even throwing in a free accessory offer for good measure.
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Android Pay was made official not too long ago, and while Verizon Wireless may have assumed that the mobile payment option would be launching on September 16, it looks like Google is ready to start the ball rolling now. With an official blog post, the company has announced that it has begun rolling ... Read More »
Pharmacy giant Rite Aid has announced that it will begin accepting mobile payments beginning August 15. The company has announced that NFC-based payment systems will be supported including Google Wallet, Apple Pay and the upcoming service, Android Pay, which will arrive with Android M. Other tap-and-pay services, such as NFC credit and debit cards, will ... Read More »