Cards

Do you use microSD cards with your phones?

As time goes on, there are some smartphone features that we see come and go. IR blasters used to be a staple on most flagships, but in 2019, they’re non-existent. Just about every phone had a removable battery a few years ago, but that has long been forgotten. Most recently, we’ve started to see the…

A set of Pokemon cards just sold for $107,000

Three of the rarer cards in the set.  Goldin Auctions Pokemon Sword and Shield are just a few months away from release, and it fittingly appears Poke Fever has descended upon us. The latest example? A set of Pokemon trading cards has sold at auction for $107,000. In fairness, they’re not just a bunch of…

What’s The Cheapest Way to Get Into an Airport Lounge?

We’re so over the thrill of PreCheck or priority boarding. Now, the hottest new thing to do at the airport is to go to the lounge. No longer a haven only for weary business travelers or international flyers with long layovers, lounges are the key to saving money on expensive airport food and beverages for…

The Apple Card fits perfectly into ‘American Pscyho’ in this seamless re-edit

By Andy Moser2019-08-20 16:00:08 UTC Thought American Psycho couldn’t get more, well…psycho? Thanks to YouTube channel NeonFlareify, the infamous fictional investment banker/serial killer has a new tool with which to try and one-up his fellow finance bros: The Apple Card, in all its laser-etched glory. Because it’s 2019, and business cards are so yesterday. The…

Apple Card is a chain that’ll keep you locked to iPhone forever

Beautiful and practical credit card app interface • 3 percent cash back on purchases from Apple • Gorgeous titanium Apple Card • No annual fees Other credit cards have better rewards • Lower APR with other credit cards • Titanium Apple Card only gives you 1 percent on non-Apple purchases Apple Card is a credit…

Don’t let your precious Apple Card touch lesser credit cards, warns Apple

No plebeian wallet neighbors for the Apple Card. Image: Zlata Ivleva / Mashable By Jack Morse2019-08-21 23:35:46 UTC The Platonic Ideal of conspicuous consumption never looked so shiny — and Apple really wants you to keep it that way.  The much ballyhooed Apple Card had its official U.S.-wide launch yesterday, with eager early adopters rushing…

Bluetooth inspection app sniffs out card skimmers at gas pumps

“All criminals have to do is download the data from the comfort of their vehicle,” said Nishant Bhaskar, a Ph.D. student in computer science at the University of California San Diego who authored a study on the app. The Bluetana app aims to make life harder for these fraudsters.In the study, a total of 44…

So Long, Swiping. The ‘Tap-and-Go’ Subway Is Here.

The switch from the MetroCard to tapping a credit card or smartphone is a major milestone for the struggling subway.ImageA rider used his smartphone to pay the fare at Grand Central Station. New York City’s subway is introducing a contactless payment system that accepts credit cards and smartphone payments.CreditCreditMichelle V. Agins/The New York TimesJuly 30,…

Is Apple Card Worth It?

Photo: Getty ImagesApple’s new credit card, called Apple Card, was announced this spring and isn’t available to everyone just yet—rollout for the card started this week. While a select few (a random drawing of people who signed up for the waiting list) get started using the card, let’s take a look at how it stacks…