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Apple Developing In-House Financial Tech and Infrastructure: Report

Apple plans to build its own in-house technology and infrastructure for financial services, according to Bloomberg. The effort is internally codenamed by Apple as "Breakout", an allusion to the idea of users breaking free from the current establishment players in the financial system. Apple has long held to a philosophy of controlling as much of...

Apple Acquires UK-Based Open Banking Startup ‘Credit Kudos’

Apple has acquired open banking and credit reference company Credit Kudos. The news was first reported by crypto-focused media outlet The Block, citing three sources familiar with the matter. The deal values Credit Kudos at around $150 million USD, explains the report. A spokesperson for Apple said the US tech giant "buys smaller technology companies from...

Apple Card Ranked No.1 by J.D. Power; Still Not Available in Canada

The Apple Card Mastercard credit card exclusive to iPhone users and only available in the United States, has ranked number one in the U.S. when it comes to customer satisfaction, according to J.D. Power. Apple shared its new accolade in a press release on Thursday morning. Apple Card ranked highest among the Midsize Credit Card...

Apple Card and Apple Cash Trademarks Approved in Canada

The government of Canada has approved two trademark applications by Apple, specifically for Apple Card and Apple Cash. Apple applied for the trademark ‘Apple Card’ and ‘Apple Cash' back in July 2019, and recent action history shows both were approved on January 25, 2021, iPhone in Canada can confirm:   Apple Inc. is listed as...

Apple Card Setup Showing in Canada for Some iOS 14.2 Beta Users

Last month marked the one year anniversary of Apple Card in the U.S., Apple’s first credit card offering for American iPhone users. Will Apple Card ever come to Canada? That’s unknown at this point, but it appears iOS 14.2 beta is showing a sign of what may be possible. According to a tip from Canadian YouTube...

When Will Apple Card Launch in Canada?

Apple Card launched publicly in the United States one year ago, offering Apple’s first credit card for American consumers with an iPhone. "Apple Card is a new kind of credit card created by Apple. Integrated into the Wallet app and designed for iPhone and a healthier financial life, Apple Card sets a new level of...