In Apple Pay, Signs of a Digital (Payments) Divide

by Steven Jacobs
A few hours after Apple’s press conference Tuesday, a spokesperson from a mobile payments startup sent along a note detailing the company’s coming integrations with Apple’s newly announced payment system. She remarked that in 30 minutes, Apple did what no one else could in 10 years: “move mobile payments from a nice-to-have to a must-have.” It’s a common refrain among technology types.Read the full article