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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... >>

What is Paym and why should you care?

What is Paym and why should you care?

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Paym is the new buzzword this week in the mobile payment space, but what does it mean and why should you care? What is Paym? From the 29 April you can pay your friends and family using just their mobile number, rather than having to ask for their account... >>

British banks to accept photos of cheques through smartphones, says UK Treasury

British banks to accept photos of cheques through smartphones, says UK Treasury

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Almost four years late to the game, British banks will soon have to accept photos of cheques captured via smartphones, reducing the processing time from six days to two, according to the UK Treasury. Banks like JP Morgan Chase in the US have accepted... >>

Barclays Cloud Is launched for online banking customers to keep their documents as safe as their money

Barclays Cloud Is launched for online banking customers to keep their documents as safe as their money

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US bank Barclays has launched a cloud storage solution for its customers so that they can store important documents in a safe online locker that is tied to their online banking accounts. Barclays Cloud It is an unlimited online document management service... >>