Jailed cybercriminal hacks own prison's computer

A British hacker jailed for computetr fraud managed to hack into his own prison's computer system during an IT lesson.

It's finally here: Isis debuts

After months of delays and disruptions in the market that made analysts wonder if it would ever materialize, Isis has finally launched.

Isis mobile payment platform delayed

The introduction of Isis's sweeping mobile payment platform continues to move at a crawl.

Google Wallet gets even more open, simpler

Adding credit cards to Google Wallet is becoming even easier for users with any kind of credit or debit card.

Isis solidifies retail partnerships

It's time for mobile payments to fully get underway.

Isis mobile payments adds American Express

American Express has just made good on its promise to support the mobile payment platform Isis.

Google Wallet floundering, company explores options

In an environment where mobile payment technology is getting all the buzz, Google has seen disappointingly poor results.

30% of consumers would switch phones to get NFC

There appear to be two very distinct groups of people when it comes to mobile payments.

Google Wallet prepaid cards are allowed again

After a minor case of hysteria erupted over privacy concerns with Google Wallet, the search giant has re-enabled access for users paying with prepaid gift cards.

Paypal discredits NFC's momentum

Paypal believes that mobile payments are the future, but it doesn't think services like Google Wallet and the mobile joint venture Isis are the answer.

Google Wallet's fate is uncertain

The latest and greatest Galaxy Nexus is about to go on sale from Verizon, but it won't include support for Google's mobile payment app.

American Express and Verizon tout digital payment initiative

Slated as the "next big thing," mobile payments are hot on the radar for carriers, credit card operators, and even daily deal sites.

Isis mobile payments venture signs major credit card deal

Isis - the mobile payments joint venture from AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile - has signed up four credit card companies, potentially pushing it ahead in the race with Google Wallet.

Heavyweights back mobile payment system

Well, it looks as if it's finally happening: AT&T, T-Mobile and Verizon have announced their plans for a mobile commerce system allowing customers to pay for goods with a swipe of their phone.

Homeland Security sharpens up surveillance

The Department of Homeland Security has developed a new type of surveillance camera which allows it to scan public areas much more thoroughly.