Wearables

Wearables Open Up a New Financial Services Frontier, Barclays Says

Wearables come of age: are we soon going to be waving our arms about to pay? Wearable technology has made waves in the payments sector and all indications are that it has the capacity to transform the way we think about paying for goods and services. Over the last three years in particular, there has […]

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Danske Bank Testing New Wearable Payment Solution

FastPay is Danske Bank’s new payment solution that lets you wear your payment chip in a wristband, on a keyring or on your watchstrap so that you can make contactless payments without having to reach for your card.In the future, you will not need to take out your payment card to pay when you are […]

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Google Updates Wear OS for Faster Payments

Alphabet’s Google released on Thursday (July 26) its Android P Developer Beta 5, as the company moves closer to rolling out the release of its mobile operating system, reported BGR. According to the report, in addition to working on the Android release, Google is also updating Wear OS, its operating system for wearable devices.

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Your Body, and Everything Around You, Will Soon Let You Pay for Stuff

This story is part of Follow the Money, a look at how digital cash is changing the way we save, shop and work.Think about every little thing you do when you walk into a store and pay for something.You stand in line, pull out your wallet and withdraw your credit card.

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