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Newly launched website, The Merit Shop, lets users pay for items using talents instead of money. Leigh Scheps (@LeighTVReporter) explains how it works.

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Reuters - US Online Video (Sep. 9, 2014) — Apple introduces a new mobile payments service that allows users to pay for items in stores with their phones instead of physically presenting credit cards. Rough Cut (no reporter narration). Video provided by Reuters
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Reuters - Business Video Online (Oct. 20, 2014) — Apple launches an ambitious new mobile service, Apple Pay, which aims to change the way consumers pay for goods and services, doing away with cash and traditional credit cards. Jeanne Yurman reports. Video provided by Reuters
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How to Choose the Best Portable iPhone/iPod Speakers

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