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Samsung brings Samsung Pay to the US

Monday 28 September 2015 | 09:26 CET | News
Samsung will be introducing its Samsung Pay mobile payment service in the US on 28 September, the Financial Times reported. The company hopes its platform, which is designed to work with existing credit card readers, will take an edge over services from Apple and Google in the payment market, which is worth around USD 67 billion per year. Samsung rolled out the payment service in its home market last month and said its adoption went beyond expectations, with about USD 30 million transactions in its first month. The company plans to expand the service to the UK, Spain and China, and is

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Apple / Google / Google / Samsung
Countries: United States
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