I couldn’t agree more. Which is precisely why ApplePay is infinitely more secure. It’s impossible to clone card numbers as they auto generate on each transaction. Secondly your credit card number isn’t even stored on your phone and it then generates a dynamic code to authenticate each time.

In short, I’m more comfortable using ApplePay than my credit or bank cards. – View on Path.

This is exactly why the BBC financing model needs a complete overhaul. The TV licence is from a bygone era and serves no practical purpose in the new world.

Here’s a solution. Scrape the licence fee and charge on four strands:
1. subscription for domestic TV use
2. subscription for BBC iplayer
3. A combined iplayer and TV subscription for domestic use
4. An international iplayer subscription.

If the BBC is as good as they think it is then let the market decide. Simple.

Through iplayer alone, the BBC have left literally millions of pounds worth of revenue on the table.

Here’s the story : http://gu.com/p/4ap73?CMP=Share_iOSApp_Other – View on Path.