mobile payments

Apple Pay v Samsung Pay v Android Pay: Smartwatch payments fight it out

How do the different services compare? Mobile payments are no longer the future – they’re now – but the question, of course, is which is

​The best wearable payment devices : Put the bank card down and pay with your body

Wearables aren’t just for showing smartphone notifications and tracking your fitness (or lack of it): a growing number of them are adding contactless payments to

10 Reasons the iPhone Beats Android

I like Android phones. But when most friends and family ask me what phone to buy, I tend to recommend the iPhone over Android. Here’s

Sony A7S II Review

Introduction The Sony A7S II is a new 35mm full-frame compact system camera with a 12.2 megapixel sensor that provides an incredible ISO range of

Canon PowerShot G5 X Review

Introduction The Canon PowerShot G5 X is a new premium compact camera with a large CMOS image sensor and a fast lens. The metal-bodied G5

Motorola Droid Turbo 2 Review : Breakthrough Durability

THE GOOD Shatterproof display Rich quad-HD AMOLED screen Customizable design Fast charging and long battery life Speedy performance Loud speakers THE BAD A bit thick

Jawbone Up4 Review: Smart Coach, Dumb Price

THE GOOD Smart Coach gives good advice Colorful, informative app Works with large number of third-party apps THE BAD Can’t check heart rate continuously Expensive

Swatch’s new non-smart watch does mobile payments in China

Traditional watch makers have not been so eager to jump head on into the smartwatch buzz but the advancement of mobile payment might be giving

Samsung Galaxy S6 edge+ Review

As big as a Note 5, and arguably the most eye-catching smartphone in Samsung’s line-up, the Galaxy S6 edge+ is hard to ignore. Curved AMOLED,

Android Pay launch this week tips McDonald’s leak

Android Pay looks set to launch this week, with leaks from fast food retailer McDonald’s tipping August 26 for the public switch-on of Google’s mobile

Have 80% of Apple Watch owners used Apple Pay?

Today a study has been released in which Apple Pay appears to be being used by 80% of all Apple Watch users. Carried out by

Retailers’ Apple Pay rival is ready for testing, three years later

Merchant Customer Exchange is an alliance of several of the US’ biggest retailers and restaurants, including Wal-Mart and Target, aimed at bringing mobile payments under

Apple Pay launches in Britain as last major hold-out bank gives in

Apple introduced mobile payments in Britain on Tuesday, hoping to make a splash with consumers familiar with using cards for tap-and-go purchases, as resistance from

Apple Pay Launched in the UK, With Hiccups

Apple introduced mobile payments in Britain on Tuesday, hoping to make a splash with consumers familiar with using cards for tap-and-go purchases, as resistance from

Samsung Pay won’t be coming until September

There might be a small hiccup in Samsung’s mobile payment plans. Originally intended to launch next month, company EVP Rhee In Jong revealed in an

Android Pay hands-on: Google wants your money

Android Pay is coming, and it’s impressively streamlined compared to the overly-complicated and feature-bulging Google Wallet. Officially revealed alongside Android M at Google I/O today,