AliPay, the Chinese mobile payment system owned by Alibaba, is coming to the US. It would be hard to imagine a new mobile payment system succeeding, especially one most people here have never heard of, but the company has partnered with First Data to make it a reality.
Android Pay already simplifies paying for your stuff in stores that support it. Rather than inserting your credit card, waiting a couple of years for it to process while staring downward, and pulling out your card as it beeps far too loud, you simply unlock your phone and tap it ... Read More »
Though many banks now support Android Pay, Chase has not offered any support for its cards in the mobile payment app, meaning that those with Chase cards have been left out. Thankfully, that’s about to change.
We knew that chase would eventually support Android Pay, but thanks to this leaked document, we have a ... Read More »
Android Pay is meant to be as simple as possible. You just unlock your phone, tap a sensor, and you’ve paid. Unfortunately, loyalty programs aren’t quite as easy. You still have to bring up your loyalty card and have the cashier scan a barcode.
Walgreens is changing that by becoming the first ... Read More »
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 »
Google Wallet has long supported multiple credit cards, but strangely it was limited to only one bank account. With the latest app update, that restriction is finally gone, so you can add multiple bank accounts to the app. For extra security, a “Lock Now” button has also been added to the drawer, which bypasses the ... Read More »