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Sunday 4 June 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Apple Pay

All time
# rockin' cashless
Apple Pay is now available in Ireland
You can now tap your iPhone like a contactless card.
# Apple Pay
EC: Ireland could spend Apple tax money on anything it wants
The European Commision says Ireland would indeed have options.
# keep the change
You won't be paying for your shopping with your phone anytime soon
There are some good reasons why the likes of Apple and Samsung Pay haven’t arrived here yet.
# pay it forward
Explainer: How does Apple Pay (and mobile payments) actually work?
They’re going to be big, but what do we need to know about them?
# payment
No loose change? Simon Community accepting donations using contactless payments
It is the first charity in Ireland to use this form of on-street donation.
# shopping spree
Here's everything you need to know about the launch of Apple Pay
It works in McDonalds and taxis. (But it’s not in Ireland yet).
# Updates
Soon after iOS 8 launch, Apple is already working on three major updates for it
The updates are expected to coincide with the launch of Apple Pay, Watch and the possible release of a new iPad.
# Security
Cook: Apple has no interest in gathering user data
The Apple CEO said that Apple’s business is ‘not based on having information’ about its users and that government agencies don’t have back door access to its servers.
# Roundup
So here's everything we learned from Apple's press event
It was a quick-fire event where numerous products and features were announced, but what were the main points to take way from it?
# mobile wallet
Apple believes it has the answer for mobile payments, and it could just work
Apple Pay allows people to use their iPhone 6, 6 Plus and Apple Watch as a wallet to pay for goods with a single tap.