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CurrentC won’t let email hack delay launch as it explores NFC

The merchant group behind the upcoming Apple Pay rival spills more details about fines, credit cards, and future features.

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Podcast: The rise of the revolting retailers

Chris Breen and Susie Ochs talk CVS vs Apple Pay, new iPads, iTunes 12, and declining music sales.

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How CVS and Rite Aid’s wrongheaded war against Apple benefits Walgreens

The drugstore chains are betting on a competing mobile payments app that isn't even here yet.

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Rite Aid stores block Apple Pay, Google Wallet payments

Payments were accepted at Apple Pay's launch on Monday, but appear to have been blocked by the retailer.

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Apple reportedly building rewards program to boost Apple Pay use

Just in time for the holidays: Apple is rumored to be working with stores and apps to give people incentive to use Apple Pay.

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Known NFC spoofing techniques probably wouldn't work with Apple Pay

Apple's use of a one-time token instead of your account number makes stealing the data from midair a pretty pointless exercise.

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Apple Pay launches Oct. 20 in a play to kill credit cards

Apple's new mobile payment system hits the ground running on Monday with a slew of new partners.

Find nearby friends over Bluetooth and send them money with Square Cash

Cash's latest iOS update introduces an easy way to pay people nearby, along with interactive push notifications for iOS 8.

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Apple Pay on its way with rumored Oct. 20 drop date

We expected Apple Pay to roll out this month, and it’s reportedly on track.

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Subway to accept NFC payments starting in October

The sandwich chain will roll out contactless payments at 26,000 restaurants