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Apple 'Tap to Pay' Feature Allows Users to Pay With Their iPhones or Apple Watches Without Contact

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Apple's contactless payment app will benefit a lot of users, especially those who have online businesses because it accepts payments with a single tap (that's why it is called Tap to Pay). 

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This means that the new feature won't be a native iOS feature as the company is "opening the NFC chip up in the iPhone" towards other third-party payment platforms for them to create applications that allow Tap to Pay technology.

New Feature Won't Be iOS Native

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The feature would work with customers holding up their iPhone or Apple Watch to use Apple Pay with their contactless credit or debit card or other digital wallets near the merchant's iPhone. Payments will then be made securely with the use of NFC technology.

iPhone and Apple Watch to Use Apple Pay

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