Apple vice president Eddy Cue demonstrated how the Apple Pay [video]




In October, together with the launch of the platform iOS 8.1 has earned mobile payment system Pay Apple , Apple officially presented at the beginning of September. Now it is available only in the US, and the company has not yet said when the service will appear in the other countries of the world. Apple’s vice president for Internet services Eddy Cue telecasted KTLA Tech Report has demonstrated the usability of the new technology and talked about some of its features.


Apple Pay partners are the three largest exhaust system of plastic cards (Visa, MasterCard and American Express), about 220,000 of real shops, popular applications, and the next year – and even about 500 employees in the US banks.

Payments via Apple Pay accept McDonald’s restaurants and Subway, clothing stores American Eagle Outfitters, Bloomingdales and Macy’s, gas stations Chevron and Texaco, toy stores Disney Store and Toys’R’Us and many others. The system will allow to pay for taxi services in applications Uber and Lyft, rental housing on Airbnb and HotelTonight and products in a number of mobile applications. Kew the reporter went to retail shops and cafes of Santa Monica and pay for purchases with your iPhone 6 Plus.

To use Apple Pay enough to register on your phone bank card – either through photographing a new card or add a card, the data is already stored in iTunes. Then you can with the help of NFC-terminals to make payments, authorizing them through the scanner Touch ID. These credit cards are converted to electronic account, and because the sellers do not have access to them.

In addition to shopping in retail stores Apple Pay allows you to make online purchases without entering a password and banking details. Eddy Cue has demonstrated that option on the example of the latest generation of iPad.

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