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CurrentC tries and fails to explain why merchants are blocking Apple Pay

Basically no one had heard of CurrentC last week. But as of Saturday, that all changed: everyone now knows it as the reason that big retail stores like Walmart and Best Buy aren't letting you use Apple Pay. CurrentC is those stores' own mobile payments app, and it was created specifically for them …

Jony Ive says Apple Watch will include Fitbit-like silent alarm clock feature to wake you up

This past week, Apple design head Jony Ive spoke about a range of topics, including the Apple Watch, at San Francisco’s Museum of Modern Art. Ive noted that the development of the Watch was more difficult than the iPhone because of the historical precedence of wrist-worn timepieces. In more …

KnowRoaming sticker SIMs can now help more people avoid roaming charges

Remember KnowRoaming? That seemingly magical sticker SIM supposed to be attached on top of your usual one, so you can avoid expensive roaming charges? It's finally available for purchase. KnowRoaming works with a GSM Android, iPhone or Windows mobile device and connects you to a local carrier as …

Samsung's Curved Galaxy Note Edge Gets a U.S. Release Date

Samsung Galaxy Note Edge, the world’s only smartphone with a “functional” curved touchscreen, will launch in the United States on November 14, the …

Uber told to scrap unaccredited drivers service by Victoria's taxi regulator

Victoria’s taxi regulator has demanded that Uber scrap its service that allows unaccredited drivers to pick up passengers.<p>The Taxi Services Commission (TSC) has issued a “cease and desist” letter to Uber over its UberX offering, citing safety concerns. Queensland and New South Wales have already …

Apple Pay expands to PNC Bank, US Bank, Navy Federal Credit Union, and others

Second big wave of Apple Pay partners coming online today<p>Apple Pay launched on October 20th, bringing Apple's wireless mobile payments system to the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. At first, the system was limited to customers of major credit cards Visa, MasterCard, American Express; and to members of …

Nexus 9 Review: Google’s First Lollipop Tablet Gets The Recipe Mostly Right

Google has a new Nexus tablet, and it’s made by HTC. The Taiwanese device maker has spent some time away from building tablets, so this return is significant not just because it’s a Nexus, one of Google’s stable of devices blessed with stock Android (and the first to ship with Android 5.0 …