‘First HCE solution in Germany launched’, says Worldline

Worldline has announced that it has launched a pilot project with Postbank for a new mobile payment method. Under the new scheme, which reduces complexity for banks and their customers ...

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EDITORIAL: Brits vs. Danes in “First to go cashless”

This post was first released on Monday 18th May. Contactless Intelligence Weekly News Review Editorial – Week 21 2015: In last week’s editorial I mentioned the current Danish Government and ...


Exterion takes beacons onto the buses

Europe’s largest privately owned out–of-home media owner Exterion Media (UK) Limited is to roll out Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons across public transport services in “major cities” in the UK ...


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With mobile payments, Berlin stays ‘sexy’

Berlin was once described by former city mayor Klaus Wowereit as being ...
Jorg interview

“We have taken a giant step towards changing the contactless industry”

An interview with Jörg Suchy, Samsung Semiconductor Europe This year, at Mobile ...

If you were at our conference – you may be in this film…

It’s here! The impressions video from our 2015 Contactless Intelligence Conference and ...
Penny for London

Penny for London “How it Works”

We met the Penny for London guys when they made a surprise ...

Cancer Research – tapping to beat Cancer

In a world-first use of contactless technology, which has been developed in ...

Paying contactless with Tyson (& Saatchi & Saatchi)

The winner of this years Marketing Campaign for the Contactless & Mobile ...

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Russian petrol retailer EKA fills up on Gemalto’s Optelio PURE

Russian petrol retailer EKA have said that they are to migrate their existing payment cards to Gemalto’s Optelio PURE contactless solution. The company said that the new private label cards will ‘bring a robust defense against fraud and enhanced convenience for the end users’. The cards are being deployed from April 2015 and are fitted […]

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All of M&M’s 4,000 vending machines to go contactless with USA Technologies

USA Technologies, Inc., a company working in the cashless payment and M2M/IoT solutions for small-ticket and self-serve retailing markets, have signed an exclusive market agreement with M&M Sales Company, a Canteen franchise with locations in Lafayette, Houma and the Lake Charles area of Louisiana. Through the agreement, USAT would connect 100% of all of M&M’s […]

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Natixis, OT, introduce dynamic cryptogram payment card

Banque Populaire and Caisse d’Epargne, in association with Natixis Payment Solutions and Oberthur Technologies (OT), a world leader in digital security solutions, announce the pilot of the first payment card integrating Motion Code™, OT’s dynamic cryptogram solution. This world-first replaces the three-figure security code on the back of the card with a ‘mini-screen’ displaying a […]

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Navy Federal Selects Proxama EMV Migration Solution

Proxama PLC, the international mobile commerce company specialising in proximity marketing and provider of end-to-end payment solutions for card issuers, proudly announces that Navy Federal Credit Union, the world’s largest credit union, has selected Proxama’s Payment Application Manager as part of their solution to migrate their portfolio of approximately four million debit cards to the […]

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ams launches new NFiC chip with energy harvesting capability

ams AG, a provider of high performance sensors and analog ICs, have launched the AS3955, an NFC interface chip (NFiC™) which offers unique energy harvesting and data transfer capabilities. Like its predecessor the AS3953, the AS3955 provides a contactless bridge between an NFC reader (for instance, a smartphone or tablet) and any microcontroller. But the […]

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Visa finds success with Checkout

More of the internet’s top merchants will offer Visa Checkout, the online check out service that Visa launched less than a year ago. The newly announced merchants include: Dunkin’ Donuts, Fandango, Sundance Catalog and Williams-Sonoma in the U.S.; Pizza Hut, Ticketek and BONDS in Australia; and Indigo, Roots, Running Room and Simons in Canada. “With […]

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