Apple Pay allows you to pay at the counter with your iPhone 6

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Proud new iPhone 6 owners will be able to wave their phones at the cash register in order to pay for everyday purchases, Apple announced today, a feature the company has been preparing for a long time.

The feature is called Apple Pay, and it aims to revolutionize the “fairly antiquated payments process.”

“This whole process is based on this little piece of plastic, whether its a credit or debit card,” Tim Cook said on stage today. “We’re totally reliant on the exposed numbers, and the outdated and vulnerable magnetic interface, which by the way is five decades old, and the security codes which all of us know aren’t so secure.”

There are hundreds of thousands of stores in the US where you can pay with your phone in lieu of cash or…

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