As cash runs out, WikiLeaks sets up new payment system

WikiLeaks supporters have set up a new website to channel donations to the whistle-blowing site, following a long-standing banking blockade.

Google threatens to kick French media out of search

Google's threatening to cut French media from its search results, in response to a proposed law that would require it to pay for articles that appear in results.

Next iPhone and iPad could feature NFC contactless payment

Apple is said to be planning to incorporate Near Field Communications (NFC) into the iPhone 5 and the iPad 2, allowing the devices to be used to make instant payments in stores.

Pirate Bay founder wants users to pay for music

One of the founders of Pirate Bay, Peter Sunde, has launched a website that, er, lets people pay for content on the web.