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Apple Pay: Seamless in Stores, but Quirky Online

New York Times - 20 Oct 2014
AFTER I used Apple Pay for a day of shopping in stores, a few things became clear: The new payment system is convenient, problem-free and even fun. The same can't be said for using Apple Pay to shop via apps on my phone or tablet. That system has lots ...
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iPhone Users Are Pestered to Enroll in Apple Pay

Wall Street Journal - 03 Apr 2018
Apple Pay allows users to upload credit or debit cards to an iPhone and securely pay at stores by holding the device above a contactless terminal. Apple earns money by charging banks a slice of each transaction through the mobile-payment service, which ...
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Use Apple Pay, Get McDonald's Fries for Free

PCMag - 19 Apr 2018
A Medium fries from McDonald's isn't the most healthy option, but that doesn't make them any less popular and now Apple is offering you Medium fries for free during April. The twist being, you need to use Apple Pay to get them. Apple wants as many ...
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Apple Pay expands across US, Canada, Italy, Spain, and China

9to5Mac - 17 Apr 2018
In addition to reaching Brazil for the first time this month, Apple Pay has also expanded to more banks and credit unions across the United States, Canada, Italy, Russia, Spain, and China. Check out the latest new partners below: 9to5Mac Happy Hour ...
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How to set up Apple Pay on iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, or Mac

9to5Mac - 12 Apr 2018
Head into the Watch app on your iPhone > Wallet & Apple Pay > Add Credit or Debit Card. If you've already setup your cards on your iPhone, this will be fairy painless as it typically grabs all the information from your iPhone over, typically only ...
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New iPhone Leak Reveals Apple's Design Decision

Forbes - 22 Apr 2018
Apple remains keen to push the technology (especially with its AirPower wireless standard coming soon), but doubts remain whether a glass back will be included due to cost constraints. Perhaps the best news, however, is Macotakara believes the iPhone ...
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​NAB adds Google Pay, still no sign of Apple Pay

ZDNet - 11 Apr 2018
The Google Pay integration follows NAB last month joining the Samsung Pay bandwagon, expanding the range of mobile payment services which also includes NAB Pay, Fitbit and Garmin smartwatches, and the NAB PayTag sticker that can be attached to iOS ...
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Apple Pay launches in Brazil with Itaú

ZDNet - 06 Apr 2018
As part of the deal, Itaú customers also get discounts in the purchase of Apple products. According to Itaú, the main goal of the partnership is to reduce friction for customers, avoiding issues such as payment delays in retail outlets. Itaú has a ...
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Apple Pay Now Available In Brazil Via Itaú Unibanco - 05 Apr 2018
According to news from Reuters, Itaú Unibanco said Apple Pay is available to its 1.2 million cardholders for an exclusive 90-day period. Customers must have an iPhone 6 or higher. During this 90-day period, Brazilian retailers will provide a discount ...
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The Apple Watch Series 1 is finally a good deal: Just $149

CNET - 24 Apr 2018
There's probably not much I can tell you about the Apple Watch you don't already know. Although this first-gen model doesn't have newer features like a waterproof casing and optional LTE, it's still very capable. It offers heart-rate monitoring ...
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Apple prompts iPhone users to enroll in Apple Pay

Business Insider - 05 Apr 2018
Apple is aggressively prompting iPhone users to enroll in Apple Pay by putting a seemingly permanent red-circle badge on the settings icon, according to The Wall Street Journal. Users that opt out of enrolling in the mobile wallet upon setting up their ...
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Apple Pay Can Net You 1000 Bonus Chase Points in April

NerdWallet (blog) - 28 Mar 2018
Chase keeps doubling down on mobile wallets, and that's a good thing for Apple Pay users. The issuer's latest mobile wallet-related promotion: a bonus of 1,000 Ultimate Rewards® points if you use an eligible Chase credit card like the Chase Sapphire ...

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