Taking Apple Pay for a spin: Hands-on with Apple’s mobile payment service

September 9, 2014 5:49 pm Tags: , , , , , , No Comments 0

By Brad Molen

Rumors of Apple working on a wireless payment service have been droning on for years, so when the company introduced a mobile wallet-like feature called Passbook more than two years ago, it seemed at the time that such a service was inevitable in the very near future — perhaps the iPhone 5 would have it? It took a while, but come < strong class=’StrictlyAutoTagBold’>October Apple will be ready to utilize the Near-< strong class=’StrictlyAutoTagBold’>Field Communications chip built inside the new iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus and Apple Watch. The service, simply known as Apple Pay, wants to do exactly what every other payment service on the planet wants to do: Make it possible for you to ditch your wallet (aside from Driver’s Licenses and other forms of ID).

Filed under: Cellphones, Wireless, Mobile, Apple

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