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WhatsApp to stop working on older phones from next year – here's how to check if you're affected

The messaging service will stop supporting Windows phones and older Androids and iPhones over the next few months

12 December 2019

Santander 123 Lite offers 5% cashback on mobile payments

Santander 123 Lite customers will be able to get 5% cashback using the Apple, Android or Samsung Pay apps

15 July 2017

Rewards scheme unveiled for Android Pay users – could you benefit?

Android Pay app users will soon be able to access monthly deals on treats ranging from frappuccinos to food deliveries

20 June 2016

On Tesco Mobile? You can now save £3/month by having ads on your phone

Tesco Mobile has launched a new scheme which lets you shave £3 a month off your bill in exchange for looking at adverts

9 June 2016

Android users now able to buy everyday items with a tap of their phone

Millions more people in the UK will now be able to make everyday purchases with a tap of their smartphone

19 May 2016

Prevent huge bill shock as games firms told to stop pressuring kids to spend

Online children's games, Moshi Monsters and Bin Weevils, have been forced to clean up their acts by the ASA

28 August 2015

'Apple Pay' launches today: Should you use it?

Users of certain Apple devices can now pay for goods at some UK retailers by using their handset or watch

14 July 2015

Children's online games referred to watchdog for investigation

Three online games could be investigated by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) over paid for extra game features

4 June 2015

Games firms told to clean up their act over costly kids' apps

The Office of Fair Trading has told games producers they've got until 1 April to comply with new rules published today

30 January 2014

App games which tempt kids to spend cash face crackdown

Games firms shouldn't pressure children into spending money while playing games on phones or tablets, the OFT says

26 September 2013