Samsung Pay has been missing support for Discover cards since its launch almost two years ago. Discover isn’t the most popular card, but the lack of support did exclude a big chunk of people from using Samsung’s unique mobile payment system.
Though there is no official announcement yet, Samsung Pay users are now ... Read More »
Android Pay is quickly spreading to new countries lately, like Russia and Canada. Starting today, the latest country to get the mobile payment service is Taiwan.
It’s launching with support for CTBC and ... Read More »
Though people in the US have been enjoying Android Pay for a long time now, Canadians haven’t been so lucky. Thankfully, rumor has it that the mobile payment service is coming to Canada by May 31.
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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.
First Data is a company that operates ... Read More »
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 »
Android Wear 2.0 is coming soon, and one of the big benefits of the update is the inclusion of Android Pay for watches with NFC built in. You’ll be able to pay for things at compatible terminals with a tap of your wrist rather than pulling your ... Read More »
Android Pay is a new feature coming to Android Wear 2.0, that is if you have the hardware in your watch to make it work. But if your watch has Android Wear 2.0 and NFC, you’ll be able to ... Read More »
Yet another mobile payment system has emerged, this time in Canada. American Express has launched Amex Pay, an NFC mobile payment system built into the Amex CA app for Android.
This mobile payment system is similar to what Android Pay and Apple Pay offer. You connect your card, tap the phone to a compatible scanner, ... Read More »
Samsung Pay is a mobile payment service much like Android Pay (though with no need for an NFC terminal, which is a big plus) that’s restricted to Samsung devices. However, one way of getting Samsung Pay without a Samsung phone was to pick up the Samsung Gear S3 smartwatch.
The watch has Samsung ... Read More »
Samsung’s proprietary mobile payment system is expanding to Russia. Starting today, folks in Russia will be able to use Samsung Pay with five banks. Those are Alfa-Bank Banking Group, VTB24, MTS Bank, Raiffeisen Bank, Russian Standard Bank, and Yandex.
The list of devices that support Samsung Pay in Russia is similarly short. You’ll need ... Read More »