SmartMetric, Inc., a company engaged in the research and development of biometric card solutions, has released the SmartMetric One Card Digital Wallet. The solution stores one or many cards’ information ...
AIRTAG, a provider of mobile shopping solutions, today announced a collaboration with PayPal to bring new seamless features to the KFC Fast Track mobile wallet. Launched by KFC UK & Ireland and AIRTAG earlier this year, Fast Track enables customers to order and pay in advance for their meals before they arrive at the restaurant. […]
CaixaBank has awarded the first prize in the 2013 FinAppsParty competition, a sum of 10,000 euro, to a team of four young developers for their application designed for mobile wallets. The application was created during the 12-hour programming marathon organised in partnership with Barcelona Digital. The four members of the winning team “Foobar” were Joan […]
Two restaurants have selected the FastTouch™ mobile wallet from XRomb to enable mobile payments and bring rich commerce apps to their smartphone-enabled customers. The Shore Grill & Grotto in Mississauga and Celadon House in Oakville have launched the XRomb Mobile Payment Platform and “FastTouch” Mobile Wallet, allowing customers to pay for their meals using their […]
China Mobile Limited, the leading mobile services provider in Mainland China, has purchased FIME’s EMV® contactless analogue test bench. Additionally, FIME will offer consultancy services and carry out pre-certification vendor handset testing. Following a competitive tender, advanced secure chip testing and tool provider FIME will provide the test equipment to China Mobile and undergo a […]
Brazilian network operator, Vivo, has selected Gemalto, to provide them with their TSM (Trusted Service Manager) platform. With the Gemalto platform, Vivo will be able to offer mobile payment products and services using Near Field Communications (NFC) technology. The initiative, says Vivo reinforces the positioning of the company into what they refer to as a “Telco […]
PayPal has reported on its blog that it has launched its PayPal CheckIn Pilot project in Berlin for customers to pay in cafes and restaurants using their smartphone and a user profile picture. A new function in the PayPal app allows users to signal their presence in the outlet via CheckIn. Customers enter into participating shops […]
NXP Semiconductors N.V. revealed at CARTES 2013, last week, that the PN544PC, a derivative of the most widely adopted near field communication (NFC) radio controller (PN544), is being integrated into select new computing devices. Intel’s 4th Generation CoreTM platform with Intel® Identity Protection Technology (Intel® IPT) together with the embedded NXP NFC solution will, the company says, […]