Apple Store iOS App Updated with Bug Fixes, US-Version Gets Apple Pay

With this morning’s release of iOS 8.1, it has also launched Apple Pay in the US. While Apple Pay can be used to make payments at retailers, it can also be used to make payments online, such as within the Apple Store iOS app.

Version 3.1 for Canadians says it has been updated with “Various improvements and performance enhancements,” while the US versions gets Apple Pay support:

What’s New in Version 3.1
– Easy one-touch checkout with Apple Pay.

Apple store apple pay

Don’t expect Apple Pay to launch anytime soon in Canada. While NFC terminals are widely available here, the service is predicted to debut sometime in 2015 or maybe even later.

Click here to download the Apple Store iOS app.

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  • Yearoftherat

    “service is predicted to debut sometime in 2015 or maybe even later.”

    Later is the keyword here.

  • Kirk

    The US always gets all the fun! I just hope this actually happens in Canada unlike how iTunes Radio seems to have dropped completely off Canada’s radar… (I know it ain’t apple’s fault).