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Payment News for today from our News Aggregation wing:

1. Theguardian - Smartphone swipe payment scheme unveiled

Tapping a smartphone on a card reader to pay for a sandwich or a bus journey could soon become an everyday event, under a scheme unveiled on Thursday by Vodafone, O2 and EE. Paypal and Google, as well as banks and mobile operators, have been trying for years to create mass market mobile phone payme ...

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