Android Pay and Apple Pay users will spend $8 billion online by 2018

In-app and browser-based online payments are set to be the next big area of growth for Apple Pay and Android Pay.

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Apple Pay and Android Pay launch in Japan

Rival mobile wallets Android Pay and Apple Pay are set to fight it out in Japan.

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MasterCard and PayPal team up on online wallets

PayPal and MasterCard have signed a deal that will make MasterCard a payment option within PayPal. The partnership will also see PayPal being used more at POS terminals.

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Mobile payment revolution: who’s winning?

Apple, Google, and Samsung are emerging as the leading providers of mobile payment systems, as the number of transactions using mobile platforms is expected to skyrocket from $235 billion in 2014 to $1 trillion by 2019.

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Samsung Pay processes 100 million transactions since launch

Samsung says Samsung Pay has processed more than 100 million transactions totalling $1.78 billion in sales since its launch last year.

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Microsoft enters mobile wallet competition

Not one to be left out of the big trend in paying via your smartphone, Microsoft has launched its Microsoft Wallet that enables NFC contactless payments on devices running Windows 10 Mobile.

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