Target yesterday announced that all of its stores will begin accepting Apple Pay in the coming weeks, but it still won’t be possible to add its store-branded REDcard debit or credit cards to the Apple Wallet app. REDcard is Target’s loyalty program, offering an automatic five percent off most purchases everyday.
„REDcards cannot be added to Apple Pay as part of this rollout,“ a Target spokesperson confirmed with MacRumors today.
This means paying with a REDcard will still require inserting the physical card into the payment terminal or adding it to Target’s mobile app and having the cashier scan a barcode at the checkout. The latter [...]
The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office earlier this month approved for publication a trademark application from Apple for the term „iPod touch“ that would extend protection to cover „Hand-held units for playing electronic games; Handheld game consoles“ under International Class 28 (games, toys, and sporting goods).
Apple has held a trademark for the iPod touch name since 2008 under International Class 9 (audiovisual and information technology equipment) with the following description:
Portable and handheld digital electronic devices for recording, organizing, transmitting, manipulating, and reviewing text, data, audio and video files; computer [...]
Samsung today announced it will be hosting an event on Wednesday, February 20 at 11:00 a.m. Pacific Time at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, with the media invitation teasing new Galaxy S10 smartphones.
Samsung’s event invite The Wall Street Journal today reported that Samsung plans to announce three new Galaxy S10 models along with an all-new foldable smartphone dubbed the „Galaxy Fold“ at the event, with a simultaneous keynote in London. A fourth model with 5G network support will allegedly be released later in the spring.
Rumors point towards Samsung unveiling a lower-end Galaxy S10 Lite with a 5.8-inch display, Galaxy S10 [...]
Spotify and Hulu are further sweetening their student subscription offer by adding a monthly Showtime subscription into the mix, pricing everything at $0.99 for the first three months and $4.99 per month after (via The Verge). This means that eligible college students can get a Spotify Premium subscription ($9.99/month), Hulu With Limited Commercials subscription ($7.99/month), and a Showtime subscription ($10.99/month) for $4.99 per month.
The updated student subscription is available beginning today and is open only to higher education students above the age of 18 who haven’t already tried Spotify Premium. The offer will be live for just over [...]