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Tech giants team up to create standard for 2FA 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
Forgo patents in bid to get rid of single-­factor log-ins.
 
PayPal patches account hijacking flaw 
By Allie Coyne | Dec 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Bug bounty program unearths serious vulnerability.
 
Optus offers NFC payments on Android phones 
By Allie Coyne | Nov 14, 2014 | Comment Now 
First telco to dive into mobile payments.
 
US retailers shun Apple Pay, eye rival payments system 
Oct 28, 2014 | Comment Now 
Stop supporting Apple Pay in favour of CurrenC.
 
US hacker sentenced to 21 months in prison for $17m scheme 
Oct 26, 2014 | Comment Now 
Targeted global banks over two years.
 
eBay to split out PayPal into a separate business 
Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Executives change their minds on separation.
 
Ingogo IPO on track with $9.1m funding injection 
By Andrew Colley | Sep 30, 2014 | Comment Now 
Plans to go public before end of 2015.
 
PayPal takes second cautious step towards Bitcoin 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 24, 2014 | Comment Now 
Not yet ready for full support.
 
Unravelling Apple’s mobile Pay play 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Why is the time right for NFC, but not iBeacon?
 
Apple unveils the Watch and larger iPhones  
New devices primed for NFC-enabled mobile payments service.
 
Microsoft sued by Getty over Bing photo tool 
Sep 5, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims copyright infringement allowed to run rampant.
 
Will the new iPhone break the hearts of bankers? 
By Brett Winterford | Sep 2, 2014 | Comment Now 
[Blog post] Could spell the death of tags and sleeves.
 
Eftpos trials online payments with Coles, CommBank 
By Allie Coyne | Sep 1, 2014 | Comment Now 
Moves from PoS into online retail.
 
Microsoft sues Samsung over patent royalties 
Aug 4, 2014 | Comment Now 
Claims Samsung refused to make payment after Nokia buy.
 
eBay data breach sparks lawsuit 
Jul 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Disgruntled customers seek damages.
 
Could fingerprint scans replace Queensland’s Go Card? 
By Paris Cowan | Jul 17, 2014 | Comment Now 
Smart card program expands to bike hire, taxis.
 
Tiered rules proposed for mobile wallets, Bitcoin 
By Allie Coyne | Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
FSI panel suggests graduated framework.
 
Coles launches a mobile wallet 
Jul 15, 2014 | Comment Now 
Requires PayPass sticker; Coles credit card; Android or iOS app.
 
PayPal scrambles to plug two-factor authentication flaw 
By Juha Saarinen | Jun 27, 2014 | Comment Now 
Permanent fix not in place until July 28.
 
PayPal boss steps down to join Facebook 
Jun 10, 2014 | Comment Now 
To lead messaging business.
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