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CommBank, NAB turning phones into mobile payment terminals
Good news if you want a mobile point-of-sale solution for your business, but don't want to carry more devices.
Aug 21 2019, 3:17PM
Another trick you can do with your Android phone or tablet
Samsung printers now incorporate a fancy feature for printing from your Android device.
Jun 18 2014, 2:04PM
CommBank's App won't usher in the era of mobile payments
In theory, you should be able to install the CommBank App, download your credit card to the phone and wave it at PayPass terminals to buy your coffee when you are out jogging. At least that is what the commercial claims.
Jan 9 2014, 10:56AM
Mobile wallets are "poised to become a reality", claims CommBank
The Commonwealth Bank has announced that people with Samsung Galaxy S4 phones can now "tap and pay" at more than 220,000 payment terminals.
Dec 12 2013, 3:34PM
eftpos to trial "mobile wallet"
eftpos, the operator of Australia's most widely used debit card system will soon start a mobile payments trial.
May 17 2013, 5:00AM
3 clever technologies to help small shops
Retailers are seemingly fighting a losing battle to the Internet but all hope is not lost. Here are three technologies that can help.
Jan 18 2013, 11:38AM
Vodafone, Visa create virtual wallet inside your phone
Vodafone is working with Visa to offer new SIM cards with virtual credit cards encoded onto them.
Nov 26 2012, 11:09AM
Pay-by-phone requires SIM upgrade, says ANZ
The ANZ is calling for the introduction of contactless SIM cards to make it easier for more people to use their phone instead of paying by cash or cards.
Oct 8 2012, 2:40PM
Starbucks confirms no Apple Passbook for Australia yet
The coffee chain giant says it is determining “next steps” for bringing the iPhone’s digital wallet to countries outside the US.
Oct 5 2012, 3:50PM
CommBank Kaching: how useful is this phone payment app?
Read this review to see the pros and cons of the CommBank Kaching app.
Oct 2 2012, 7:58PM
The humble business card now has a microchip inside
Hand out one of these cards and you’ll also be handing over a little chip and antenna embedded inside.
Oct 2 2012, 12:53PM
iPhone 5: Apple drops the ball on NFC
The iPhone 5 is an impressive upgrade, but the lack of Near Field Communications means it misses out on the emerging trend towards using phones in place of credit cards and cash.
Sep 13 2012, 10:13AM
Is it worth getting the iPhone 5 for 4G?
With the iPhone 5 widely tipped to be unveiled next week, is 4G the feature that will make the new phone worth your while?
Sep 5 2012, 2:13PM
Fast check-out: cashless payments roll out at Coles
It's sold as the new, fast way of getting customers through the check-out, and there are now 100,000 PayPass cashless-payment terminals in Australia.
Aug 24 2012, 3:22PM
Google Nexus 7 doesn't work with 5GHz wireless, and other things to know
With new tablets appearing every other month, what sets the Google Nexus 7 apart? After using it for a few days, here's what stands out.
Aug 2 2012, 12:08PM
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