How to set up and start using Apple Pay on your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

How to set up and start using Apple Pay on your iPhone 6 or iPhone 6 Plus

iOS 8.1, released earlier today, adds support for Apple Pay, Apple’s NFC based mobile payments solution that works at physical stores and online. In this post, we guide you through the Apple Pay set up process.

Apple announces Q4 2014 revenue of $42.1b with 39 million iPhones, 12.3m iPads and 5.5m Macs

As expected, Apple has officially announced their fourth quarter for the fiscal year 2014, closing out the year with another monstrous sum of numbers across the board.

Here is a list of retail stores and apps that accept Apple Pay

Here is a list of retail stores and apps that accept Apple Pay

With iOS 8.1 going live with support for Apple Pay, mobile payments have finally become a reality. While the App Store is brimming with app updates that add Apple Pay support, you can also head over to one of the retail stores that has partnered with Apple for your first Apple Pay experience. 

Reminder: Apple Pay works only in the U.S. currently and is not compatible with iPhone 5s

Reminder: Apple Pay works only in the U.S. currently and is not compatible with iPhone 5s

Now that iOS 8.1 has been publicly released with Apple Pay support, major stores, restaurants and coffee shops have started rolling out support for Apple’s payment system. But here are a few limitations of Apple Pay you need to know about.

Unknown team could release iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 Jailbreak

Unknown team could release iOS 8 – iOS 8.1 Jailbreak

iOS 8 released last month, followed by a couple of minor updates, and today, Apple released iOS 8.1 — the first major update to iOS 8. While Apple added a number of useful, jailbreak inspired features like Quick Reply, widgets etc., there are still a number of reasons to jailbreak, which is why we’ve been keeping a lookout for an iOS 8 jailbreak.

Apple Store update brings support for Apple Pay

Apple Store update brings support for Apple Pay

Besides rolling out iOS 8.1, Apple has also released an updated for its ‘Apple Store’ app with Apple Pay support. Post the update, you will be able to authorise purchases on the app by using Touch ID. 

Users reporting Unable to check for update, software update server can’t be contacted errors while updating to iOS 8.1

Users reporting Unable to check for update, software update server can’t be contacted errors while updating to iOS 8.1

Apple released iOS 8.1 this morning with features like Apple Pay, SMS Relay, Instant Hotspot and more. While many users have smoothly updated to the new OS, we’ve been receiving several reports of the update failing due to an error related to iTunes update server.

How to fix ‘Unable to install update’ error while updating to iOS 8.1

How to fix ‘Unable to install update’ error while updating to iOS 8.1

Apple has just released iOS 8.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch with Apple Pay support, SMS Relay, Instant Hotspot, Camera Roll and more. The update is available as an Over-the-air (OTA) download, but some users are reporting problems while installing the update.

How to Install iOS 8.1 Update on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

How to Install iOS 8.1 Update on your iPhone, iPad and iPod touch

Apple has just released iOS 8.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch, which includes a number of improvements and new features such as SMS Relay, enables Apple’s NFC based Apply Pay mobile payment service, iCloud Photo Library in beta, and restores the Camera roll.

Apple releases iOS 8.1; enables Apple Pay, SMS Relay, restores Camera Roll and more

Apple releases iOS 8.1; enables Apple Pay, SMS Relay, restores Camera Roll and more

As expected, Apple has just released iOS 8.1 for iPhone, iPad and iPod touch. iOS 8.1 was in testing since late September, and Apple had seeded two beta versions for the update to developers.