Apple Pay: Everything you need to know!

Australia Could Pass New Regulation for Apple Pay and Other Digital Payment Services

Australia Could Pass New Regulation for Apple Pay and Other Digital Payment Services

Australia could further tighten regulations surrounding digital payment services from the likes of Apple and Google. A new report has been commissioned in Australia regarding this, which Treasurer Josh Frydenberg would “carefully consider.”

Apple Developing New ‘Apple Pay Later’ Service With Goldman Sachs

Apple Developing New ‘Apple Pay Later’ Service With Goldman Sachs

According to a new report from Bloomberg, Apple is working on a new ‘Buy Now, Pay Later’ service with Goldman Sachs. As per the report, the new service would allow every purchase made via Apple Pay to be converted into monthly installments.

European Union’s Apple Pay Competitor Could Unify Payment Methods, Passport

European Union’s Apple Pay Competitor Could Unify Payment Methods, Passport

According to a new report from Financial Times, European Union (EU) is working on the next generation identification services. EU is said to be developing a ‘bloc-wide digital wallet’ that could give citizens of 27 countries access to public and private services under a single ID.

Apple Is Hiring ‘Alternative Payments’ Business Manager with Background in Cryptocurrency

Apple Is Hiring ‘Alternative Payments’ Business Manager with Background in Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency space is in the limelight thanks to recent surge in price. Large corporations like Tesla are investing their money into cryptocurrency and momentarily accepted Bitcoin as payment for Tesla. Apple is now hiring a Business Development Manager job opening for an alternative payment system.

Apple Pay Currently Facing An Outage, Users Unable to Pay Their Bill

Apple Pay Currently Facing An Outage, Users Unable to Pay Their Bill

Apple has updated its System Status page to reflect an outage with Apple Pay. The outage is preventing Apple Card owners from paying their bill, locking/unlocking their physical card, requesting a physical card, or a new card number.

Opera Browser Users in the U.S. Can Now Buy Bitcoin and Ethereum With Apple Pay

Opera Browser Users in the U.S. Can Now Buy Bitcoin and Ethereum With Apple Pay

Bitcoin started getting attention from mainstream media when its value peaked in December 2017. Ever since then the adoption rate for bitcoin is steadily rising. Now Opera has announced that users can buy Ethereum and Bitcoin via its browser by using Apple Pay.

Apple Pay Could Soon Launch in Mexico

Apple Pay Could Soon Launch in Mexico

After Apple Pay’s expansion in the European markets such as Portugal and Slovakia last year, the mobile payment solution could soon make it to Mexico. Some users in the country were able to add their bank’s debit and credit cards to the Wallet app on their iPhones.

Apple Pay Could Be Launched In Israel

Apple Pay Could Be Launched In Israel

It is being reported that Apple executives have started meeting banks and credit companies in Israel so that they can start offering Apple Pay in the region.

German Lawmakers Pass Law That Will Force Apple to Open up iPhone’s NFC for Other Payment Providers

German Lawmakers Pass Law That Will Force Apple to Open up iPhone’s NFC for Other Payment Providers

Apple has come under the scanner of regulatory authorities once again. Germany has passed an anti-money laundering law that directs to open up the NFC chip on iPhones for other payment providers. According to a report by Reuters, the law is set to come in effect from next year.

Apple Pay Is the Most Popular Mobile Payment App in the US

Apple Pay Is the Most Popular Mobile Payment App in the US

5 years after Apple Pay first launched in the United States, it has become the most popular mobile payment app in the country surpassing the Starbucks mobile app which had long been the leader.