Apple Hire Sparks Rumors of iPhone With Mobile Payments
Aug 16, 2010, 5:29 PM by Philip Berne
Apple has hired a new Product Manager of Mobile Commerce, if Benjamin Vigier's own LinkedIn profile is correct. Vigier apparently has previous experience working with PayPal Mobile and Sprint MyMoneyManager, as well as experience working with NFC technology for SanDisk. Engadget suggests these clues could mean a future iPhone with mobile payment capabilities.
iPhone Owners Can Now Make Payments via PayPal
PayPal today announced that it has added support for Apple accounts. The change means people who use the iPhone, iPad, Apple Watch, and other Apple devices will be able to make purchases from the App Store, Apple Music, iTunes, and iBooks using their PayPal account.
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