Sources: Re/code, Bloomberg
quote: Google Wallet + Nexus 5 = already did it
quote: Except it's barely used in the real world.
quote: Google Wallet + Nexus 5 already does NFC payments just fine in a number of places
quote: Both moves are in keeping with each company's culture: Google will invest in almost anything just to see where it will go, Apple is only interested in things that are currently or most likely going to be popular.
quote: ...how secure Apple is making this? Especially after this weekend's celebrity photo leak? Not saying it's impossible for any other company/entity to suffer a similar experience, but it's got to make people nervous about Apple's app security right now.