Apple’s relationship with Australia’s banks has always been fraught. One of Australia’s largest, Westpac, has been dealt a further blow — with Apple ordering it to remove the ability for Westpac customers to send cash using an innovative keyboard app.
While Android Pay /”launched/” in Australia a few months ago, it wasn’t a particularly big premiere, with only one of the four major banks on board for the debut. That number might increase to two before 2016 concludes, with support from Westpac reportedly near.
A Westpac Rescue helicopter narrowly avoided a collision with a drone while it was flying back to its Newcastle base in New South Wales over the weekend.