Well, here is another story for the books to add about Google's conundrum with Apple. Speaking with Walt Mossberg and Kara Swisher of AllThingsD, Google chairman Eric Schmidt was pressed to answer questions regarding Apple's mapping technology. Schmidt used the forum to reveal the future (or lack of?), that the two technology powerhouses are heading towards.
Simply Swipe It has announced an upcoming iPhone payment system consisting of their own app called Swipe It and the Macally QuickSwipe card reader accessory. The app, which serves as the system's software interface on the device, will support payment through both EPay and Authorize.net, and other existing merchant accounts. It also pulls contact information directly from the iPhone's Contacts for speedier processing, as well as the option to email a receipt to the customer.