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Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
Visa defends security of contactless cards  
By Juha Saarinen | Nov 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims they are safe against rogue foreign transactions.
 
MasterCard, RBC test payment authentication by heartbeat 
Nov 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Wristband identifies cardiac rhythm for payment approval.
 
MasterCard adds fingerprint scanner to credit cards 
By Allie Coyne | Oct 20, 2014 | Comment Now 
Biometric security to replace PIN.
 
Review recommends abolition of 457 labour market testing 
By Paris Cowan | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Skilled migration hokey-pokey continues.
 
Finance, retail giants set up payments working group 
By Andrew Colley | Aug 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Dominant players in Australia seek cooperation.
 
Aussie travellers delayed by US visa systems outage 
By Allie Coyne | Aug 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Global US consulates still struggling after Oracle patch goes wrong.
 
Coles launches a mobile wallet 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Requires PayPass sticker; Coles credit card; Android or iOS app.
 
NAB glitch duplicates Visa transactions 
By Allie Coyne | Jun 3, 2014 | Comment Now 
Customers charged twice for weekend purchases.
 
Visa urges US business to switch to embedded chips 
By Tanya Agrawal | Jan 31, 2014 | Comment Now 
Uses retail attacks to push for investment.
 
Credit card companies dump card signatures 
 
Westpac says phone Paywave 'secure enough' for 2014 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Samsung Paywave to go live early next year.
 
CommBank offers PayPass payments on Galaxy S4 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Pips Westpac to stickerless smartphone payments.
 
Westpac joins the race to phone-based payments 
By Paris Cowan | Dec 12, 2013 | Comment Now 
Will it beat CBA to wave-and-go at the cashier?
 
Infosys to pay $34m in US visa case 
Oct 31, 2013 | Comment Now 
But denied widespread wrongdoing.
 
Visa Mastercard and AMEX close to scrapping signatures 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 14, 2013 | Comment Now 
But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
 
Payment card providers closer to scrapping signatures 
By Ry Crozier | Oct 11, 2013 | Comment Now 
But ACCC wants to delay by a year.
 
MasterCard to help standardise biometric authentication 
By Danielle Walker | Oct 10, 2013 | Comment Now 
FIDO alliance to release password alternative standards.
 
Banks must disrupt their own business model 
By Charis Palmer | Oct 8, 2013 | Comment Now 
Opinion: Moving from dumb payments switch to a bank app store.
 
ANZ extends Fastpay mobile payments app to NZ 
By Juha Saarinen | Oct 2, 2013 | Comment Now 
Three years after Australia.
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