Apple Pay

Apple Pay 'Making Up a Lot of Ground' With Competitors Thanks to Success of Apple Pay Cash

A new report out this week by Bloomberg highlights Apple’s ongoing efforts to boost adoption of Apple Pay, which is said to be gaining more traction this year thanks to the launch of Apple Pay Cash, as well as a growing number of of retailers supporting the mobile wallet. Although it still struggles to surpass …

Apple Pay 'Making Up a Lot of Ground' With Competitors Thanks to Success of Apple Pay Cash Read More »

Apple Pay Promotion Offers Free Bonus Credits With $10 TouchTunes Purchase

Apple’s latest Apple Pay promotion, which is Halloween-themed, offers Apple Pay users three free bonus credits when making a purchase of $10 or more in the TouchTunes jukebox app on iOS devices. TouchTunes is designed to let users play the jukebox at more than 65,000 bars and restaurants across the United States. To get the …

Apple Pay Promotion Offers Free Bonus Credits With $10 TouchTunes Purchase Read More »

Apple Pay Cash Likely to Launch in Europe Imminently

Apple Pay Cash, Apple’s mobile peer-to-peer payments service, could be available sooner rather than later in some European markets. French tech blog iPhon.fr reports today that an iPhone user in France discovered screens on his new Apple Watch and iPhone XS Max overnight inviting him to set up Apple Pay Cash using a credit card …

Apple Pay Cash Likely to Launch in Europe Imminently Read More »

Apple Pay to Be Available in 60% of U.S. Retail Locations by End of 2018

Apple Pay is expected to be available in 60 percent of retail locations in the United States by the end of the year, Apple’s VP of Apple Pay Jennifer Bailey told Fortune today in an interview at the company’s Brainstorm Reinvent Conference. Since Apple Pay’s 2014 introduction, Apple has worked to bring it to 24 …

Apple Pay to Be Available in 60% of U.S. Retail Locations by End of 2018 Read More »

Apple Pay Celebrates Football Season With 10% Off Under Armour Orders

With the latest Apple Pay promotion you can get 10 percent off your next order from Under Armour through Wednesday, September 12. If you’re in the United States, you can shop in the Under Armour app and then place your order before next Wednesday to see the discount automatically applied when you check out using …

Apple Pay Celebrates Football Season With 10% Off Under Armour Orders Read More »

Apple Shelves Plans for Apple Pay in India After Facing Regulatory Issues and Technical Hurdles

Apple has temporarily halted plans to launch Apple Pay in India after facing troubles with regulators in the country and a few technical hurdles, according to The Economic Times. Specifically, Apple is said to be concerned about the Reserve Bank of India’s recent data localization rule, which requires companies to store all of their payments …

Apple Shelves Plans for Apple Pay in India After Facing Regulatory Issues and Technical Hurdles Read More »

Apple Pay Now Accepted at All Costco Warehouses in United States

Apple Pay is now accepted at all Costco warehouses in the United States, at in-store checkouts, according to the wholesale retailer. Costco has been equipping its warehouses with contactless payment terminals over the past several months, and as of this week, it has activated contactless payments at all of its 750 locations across the country. …

Apple Pay Now Accepted at All Costco Warehouses in United States Read More »

Apple Again Promotes Apple Pay Cash in New 'Just Text Them the Money' Ad

Apple today shared a new ad in its recent “Just Text Them the Money” ad campaign for Apple Pay Cash, this time focusing on how easy it is to sent cash to other people following a group dinner. Like other ads in this series, the “Dinner” video features a text-only conversation where one participant uses …

Apple Again Promotes Apple Pay Cash in New 'Just Text Them the Money' Ad Read More »

Consumer Reports Says Apple Pay Cash is the Best P2P Mobile Payments Service

Apple Pay Cash is the highest-rated mobile peer-to-peer payments service on the market, according to a review by Consumer Reports. In the first comparison of its kind, the Consumer Reports publication looked at the relative pros and cons of Apple Pay Cash, Zella, Square Cash, Venmo and Facebook Messenger P2P payments. Google Pay’s new money-sending …

Consumer Reports Says Apple Pay Cash is the Best P2P Mobile Payments Service Read More »

Apple Launches New Summertime Savings Apple Pay Promotion

Apple today launched a new Apple Pay promotion called Summertime Savings, offering a range of discounts on Apple Pay purchases made within select apps or on select websites from July 19 to August 1. Participating companies include Fandango, Groupon, Grubhub, Hotels.com, Houzz, and more, with a full list of discounts below: Fandango: $5 off 2 …

Apple Launches New Summertime Savings Apple Pay Promotion Read More »

Apple Pay Promo Takes 15% Off Orders Placed in the Adidas App Through June 28

Apple has partnered with Adidas for this week’s Apple Pay promotion, allowing customers to save 15 percent on items purchased in the iOS Adidas app until June 28. There’s no promo code this time around, and some exclusions apply in regards to the products that can be discounted, but the companies didn’t provide specifics. To …

Apple Pay Promo Takes 15% Off Orders Placed in the Adidas App Through June 28 Read More »

Starbucks' In-Store Mobile Payments Estimated to Be More Popular Than Apple Pay in U.S.

By the end of 2018, an estimated 23.4 million users in the United States will be paying for their coffees and bakery items at Starbucks using the company’s own in-store mobile payment system. The estimate comes from research firm eMarketer (via Recode), which also predicts that Apple Pay will hit 22 million users by the …

Starbucks' In-Store Mobile Payments Estimated to Be More Popular Than Apple Pay in U.S. Read More »

Apple Pay Launches in Ukraine

Apple Pay launched in Ukraine today. Owners of Apple devices in the country this morning found that they could add credit cards to the mobile payment system, including MasterCard and Visa (via Tehnot). Ukraine’s finance minister Oleksandr Danyliuk took to Facebook to herald the launch, which initially supports cards issued by the country’s nationalized PrivatBank, …

Apple Pay Launches in Ukraine Read More »

Apple Pay to Launch in Norway, Poland, and Ukraine Soon

Apple is planning to expand Apple Pay to Norway, Poland, and Ukraine in the near future, Apple CEO Tim Cook said this afternoon during Apple’s earnings call covering the second fiscal quarter of 2018. Cook did not provide specific information on a potential launch date, beyond the announcement that it would be coming “in the …

Apple Pay to Launch in Norway, Poland, and Ukraine Soon Read More »