Android Pay

Android Pay is a digital wallet platform developed by Google to power in-app and tap-to-pay purchases on mobile devices. Enabling users to make payments with Android phones, tablets or watches. Android Pay does not require specific contactless payment terminals, and can work with existing terminals. Android Pay uses near field communication (NFC) to transmit card information facilitating funds transfer to the retailer.

Singapore’s Land Transport Authority to Trial Mobile Payments Systems on Public Transport
September 11th, 2017

The new account-based ticketing system will also be extended to mobile payment modes, such as Apple Pay, Android Pay and Samsung Pay, from the first quarter of next year under the Mastercard trial, the Land Transport Authority said on Monday, September 11.

Android Pay Becomes Available in Spain
July 26th, 2017

Spain gets Android Pay, which will allow its customers to use their Visa and MasterCard debit or credit card with BBVA to conduct payments with their mobile phones.

Android Pay to Arrive in Canada on May 31st
May 26th, 2017

The mobile payment platform will become available in Canada by the end of the month, following the launch of the service in Russia this week.

Samsung Pay Has Finally Launched in the UK, Takes on Apple and Google
May 17th, 2017

Samsung Pay becomes available for customers in the UK starting May 16, two years after the service was first introduced in 2015.

PayPal Teams up with Android Pay to Make Paying with Your Mobile Phone Easier
April 18th, 2017

Android Pay users in the US will soon be able to make payments with their PayPal balances at thousands of new retailers, including Walgreens, Dunkin’ Donuts and Subway.

Android Pay Adds Support for 31 New US Banks, While Samsung Pay to Launch in India
March 2nd, 2017

Android Pay is expanding its support in the United States, while South Korean electronics giant Samsung is preparing to launch its mobile payment platform in India.

Fifth Third Bank Now Accepts All Mobile Payments
January 13th, 2017

The bank estimates the growing number of mobile payments and becomes one of the first ones to offer all five mobile payment options.

Apple Pay Goes Live in Spain While Samsung Pay UK Release Pushed Back to 2017
December 2nd, 2016

Apple Pay continues its European expansion and Samsung delays the next launch of its mobile payment service.

Samsung Pay to Launch in Canada Next Month
October 28th, 2016

Samsung may soon roll out its mobile payment system in Canada, according to a Twitter user who contacted a customer service rep with the company.

Why LG Postpones the Launch of Its LG Pay System to 2017
September 30th, 2016

Reportedly, LG has encountered certain problems while testing its mobile payment service LG Pay and had to cancel the scheduled launch.

Android Pay Will Soon be Able to Display Your NFC Chip Location
August 15th, 2016

Google is reportedly developing an update to its Apple Pay application that will show users where the NFC antenna on their mobile phones is located.

Apple Pay Tries to Expand Payments Globally
June 2nd, 2016

Making attempts to expand payments globally, Apple Pay has run into technical challenges, low consumer take-up and resistance from banks.

Mobile Payments to Continue Showing Strong Adoption Rate
April 13th, 2016

With millions of users all over the world, the mobile payments technology is expected to significantly change and improve the way we pay for products and services.