The GoCardless Ruby Client Library wraps the GoCardless API to as a simple interface for Ruby applications. GoCardless is a service that lets users accept online payments. With the API, users can create subscriptions and automate bills. In addition, the API can read existing resources and create bills under a pre-existing authorization.
Apple this week made the Payment Request API available for Apple Pay. The W3C-developed API works in Safari 11.1 on MacOS and Safari on iOS 11.3, allowing merchants and retailers to conduct transactions through Apple Pay, rather than alternatives such as credit/debt cards or PayPal.
This week Google announced support of three new APIs in it's upcoming beta release of Chrome 61. These APIs, integrated from existing W3C standards, include the Payment Request API for making payment checkouts easier, the Web Share API for implementing native sharing capabilities and the WebUSB API.