Apple prepares to launch Apple Pay in India

Monday 16 October 2017 By Sarah Clark • 16 October 2017 • nfcworld.com Apple may launch payments service in India soon, eyes local partnerships — LiveMint — “In an interview at Apple’s Hyderabad development centre, Apple senior vice-president Eddy Cue said the company...

Face ID to add privacy layer to lockscreen notifications

Monday 16 October 2017 By Sarah Clark • 16 October 2017 • nfcworld.com iPhone X and iOS 11 bring a welcome change to iOS lockscreen notifications — Phone Arena — “The Apple iPhone X will only show lockscreen notifications with actual content when it knows you are the...

Esso lets UK drivers pay at the pump with their mobile phone

Monday 16 October 2017 By Sarah Clark • 16 October 2017 • nfcworld.com Esso App promises to increase sales by decreasing footfall — Better Retailing — “Esso is rolling out a mobile payments Esso App that allows drivers to pay for their fuel without getting out of...

Bank of America reports $4bn in P2P payments

Monday 16 October 2017 By Sarah Clark • 16 October 2017 • nfcworld.com A big bank Is catching up to PayPal and Square — Barron’s — “Bank of America released its third quarter earnings on Friday morning and executives spoke confidently about Zelle, the payments...

Russia to issue state-backed CryptoRuble digital currency

Monday 16 October 2017 By Sarah Clark • 16 October 2017 • nfcworld.com Russia issuing ‘CryptoRuble’ — Coin Telegraph — “Russian President Vladimir Putin has officially stated that Russia will issue its own ‘CryptoRuble’ at a closed door meeting in Moscow, according to...