appsplit: "Currently mobile payment is still emerging in the tech market. Google Wallet has been getting some attention with its NFC based mobile payment system, and recent startup Isis has also been turning some heads with its similar technology. But the problem is that mobile payments still aren’t widely used. But if there is one company that could make the payment wildly popular, its Apple. With a recently filed patent, that is something that we could be seeing in as early as the next iPhone."