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London buses now accept contactless payment, including MasterCard PayPass

London buses now accept contactless payment, including MasterCard PayPass

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PayPass, MasterCard's contactless payment system, is accepted on London Buses as, from today, you can pay for your fare with NFC transactions as well as Oyster cards. You can now use any contactless payment-enabled credit, debit or charge card on the... >>

How to use contactless credit and debit cards to pay on London buses

How to use contactless credit and debit cards to pay on London buses

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Transport for London has just mailed its registered users to pass on the good news that London buses will now accept contactless payments from debit and credit cards in almost exactly the same way as you can tap in with Oyster. So how does it work? Do... >>

Prototype electric bus can wirelessly recharge at every stop

Prototype electric bus can wirelessly recharge at every stop

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Utah State University in the US has demonstrated its prototype Aggie Bus, an electric transport vehicle that features inductive charging abilities. It can be charged automatically from powered plates in the ground, which could technically be installed... >>

London Underground won't be getting NFC until the technology speeds up

London Underground won't be getting NFC until the technology speeds up

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It seems NFC technology is unable to handle the hustle and bustle of London’s Underground service, after it failed to impress during an extensive trial. Despite Wi-Fi being introduced to underground stations in time for the London 2012 Olympics, using... >>