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Barclays will finally support Apple Pay on iPhone within two months

Barclays will finally support Apple Pay on iPhone within two months

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Barclays bank customers will be able to use Apple Pay on their iPhones, iPads and Apple Watch smartwatches within the next two months. The bank replied to an email from Oli Foster-Burnell, a customer who asked why it still hadn't added Apple Pay support,... >>

Best Apple Watch apps: 31 apps to download that actually do something

Best Apple Watch apps: 31 apps to download that actually do something

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The Apple Watch is no longer the new kid on the smartwatch block. It's been kicking around for nearly a year now and in that time, the apps available for it reach over 10,000. Of course, not all these apps are great, useful or even suited to the Apple... >>

Install the latest tech in your home and you could get £10K extra when you sell it

Install the latest tech in your home and you could get £10K extra when you sell it

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Smarthomes aren't just smart. They're also more valuable, it seems.  A new Barclays Mortgages survey has revealed that upgrading the tech across your house will not ony make it relevant in these modern times, but also make it attractive to potential... >>

Apple Pay now available for Halifax and Lloyds customers, still no Barclays

Apple Pay now available for Halifax and Lloyds customers, still no Barclays

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Halifax and some Lloyds Bank customers can use contactless payments Apple Pay on their iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus or Apple Watch devices from today. They can also set their iPad Air 2 or iPad mini 3 to make payments online through Apple's service, by linking... >>

Lyle & Scott unveils a contactless payment jacket in cahoots with Barclays bPay

Lyle & Scott unveils a contactless payment jacket in cahoots with Barclays bPay

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You've probably been waiting for garments to embrace the fashion for contactless payments. Or, like us, you've probably been waiting for your credit card to become a wearable. Rejoice! For that day has come with the announcement that Lyle & Scott have... >>

Barclays customer? No Apple Pay for you then

Barclays customer? No Apple Pay for you then

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When Apple announced that Apple Pay was coming to the UK, there was a surprise omission: there was no sign of Barclays Bank, one of the UK's most prominent high street banks. Barclays isn't going to supporting Apple Pay when it launches in the UK next... >>

Pay people via Twitter, now an incoming thing in the UK thanks to Pingit and Barclays

Pay people via Twitter, now an incoming thing in the UK thanks to Pingit and Barclays

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Paying with cash is so last millennium, digital dealing is the future. The latest way to pay, from 10 March, will be via Twitter thanks to Pingit and Barclays. Barclays claims to be the first UK bank to offer payments via Twitter. It will do this using... >>

Contactless payment limit jumps up, is unlimited tap-to-pay coming?

Contactless payment limit jumps up, is unlimited tap-to-pay coming?

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Contactless cards are becoming more powerful than ever before as their limit gets pushed even higher. Now you can tap-to-pay up to £30 using your contactless card. The contactless card was first introduced back in 2007 where the limit was £10. This... >>

Barclays banking on Code Playground and Digital Driving License to enhance our digital skills

Barclays banking on Code Playground and Digital Driving License to enhance our digital skills

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There's been a lot of talk about "coding" recently, with its addition to the national curriculum for schools from September 2014. Barclays has launched a new Code Playground, giving both customers and non-customers the chance get to grips with coding. ... >>

Barclays launching finger scanner for online banking

Barclays launching finger scanner for online banking

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Barclays has announced that it will be introducing a finger scanner to be used for online banking in the UK. Barclays has teamed up with Hitachi to create the biometric reader which uses the tech company's Finger Vein Authentication Technology, or Vein... >>