CardsMobile, NXP work to create secure ‘smart cities’ in Russia

CardsMobile, an investment project of iFree Ventures  and NXP Semiconductors N.V. are working together to securely connect a vast network of mobile payment services – including the transport systems in ...


Smart mobility in Barcelona will be driven by NXP’s MIFARE DESFire

The Barcelona Metropolitan Transport Authority (ATM) are to use NXP Semiconductors’ MIFARE® DESFire® for their new mobility card, T-Mobilitat. Barcelona has long stood by its statement that it has a ...


Wagamama want you eat and then pay Qkr! with MasterCard

Everyone at some point has experienced the following scenario. You have a specific appointment (meeting, cinema time, date etc) and you decide to get a bite to eat first. All ...



MasterCard, Cubic want to make our cities ‘smart’

At this years MWC, MasterCard has announced a global partnership with Cubic ...
Samsung Pay

Samsung Pay with MasterCard

At Mobile World Congress 2015, Samsung has unveiled Samsung Pay, a mobile ...
Gemalto Mobile Marketing

Gemalto looks to mobile marketing for engagement and monetization at MWC 2015

Gemalto is releasing its’  LinqUs Mobile Engagement and Monetization , a comprehensive ...

JustRide with MasterCard and Masabi

This January, MasterCard announced a global partnership with Masabi, a company working ...

Product provenance with Prova Group

With a tagline, “Authenticity is now in the palm of your hand”, ...

Experiencing dynamic content (on a mobile)

Paul Knight from Blue Bite explains how the company builds solutions and ...

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OSPT Alliance invites MNOs to join as it publishes Open Standards whitepaper

In response to demand from mobile network operators (MNOs) for open standards for multi-application environments, industry association, OSPT Alliance, has today published a whitepaper which offers guidance to MNOs on the specific value and benefits that its CIPURSE™ open standard can bring to automated fare collection (AFC), as well as a range of other services […]

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Ingenico Mobile launch mPOS with NFC acceptance for Apple Pay, MasterCard and Visa contactless payments

At the 2015 GSMA Mobile World Congress conference in Barcelona, Ingenico Mobile Solutions, have unveiled the industry’s first audio-jack based NFC/contactless mobile card acceptance solution with support for Apple Pay, MasterCard contactless and Visa payWave. Ingenico Mobile Solutions has developed the RP170c that they claim ‘gives small merchants a future-proof solution for contactless payment acceptance […]

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Visa and Airtel to extend mobile payments to seven african countries

Visa Inc. and Bharti Airtel, a leading telecommunications services provider with operations in 20 countries across Asia and Africa, today at MWC 2015 announced a partnership to bring innovative mobile payment services to seven markets in Africa including Gabon, Ghana, Kenya, Madagascar, Rwanda, Seychelles and Tanzania. Visa and Airtel will build on the existing capabilities […]

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Cubic’s Mobile Transit App Sales Top Five Million Tickets in Frankfurt

Cubic Transportation Systems, Inc., a business segment of Cubic Corporation and a leading integrator of payment and information technology and services for intelligent travel solutions, reported today that its customer Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund GmbH (RMV), one of Europe’s largest transport associations, sold five million tickets through its Cubic-developed mobile ticketing app. Managing director for RMV, Professor Knut […]

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NXP launches Secure Service Development Platform for secure mobile transactions

NXP Semiconductors N.V. has announced the availability of its Secure Service Development Platform (SSDP) developed to ‘facilitate the rapid introduction of applications that utilize NXP’s NFC and embedded Secure Element (eSE) module, PN66T’. The SSDP provides a turnkey approach for the loader service on the PN66T enabling a faster time-to-market for secure mobile applications. Secure […]

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Norwegian Eika mobile wallet launches with technology from OT

In autumn 2014, Eika began cooperating with Nets and Oberthur Technologies (OT) to develop the bank’s future mobile payments solution. After less than a year, Eika is now ready to launch the Eika mobile wallet, which will initially be available for use by 100,000 potential customers of seven local Norwegian banks in June. From the […]

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Infineon introduces embedded Secure Elements for advanced mobile communications

Infineon Technologies AG is introducing its new embedded security controllers for premium handsets and smart wearables at Mobile World Congress 2015. The new members of the SOLID FLASH™-based SLE 97 product family provide industry’s highest memory capacity of up to 1.5MByte and are available with ultra-small packages. New functionalities require memory capacity to securely store […]

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Gemalto enables mobile NFC ticketing for Madrid public transport

Gemalto is providing a comprehensive mobile contactless solution​ for a pilot project that enables NFC easy and secure access to the Madrid transport system. Gemalto is delivering its Allynis Trusted Service Manager ​(TSM) and UpTeq Multitenant SIM with MIFARE DESFire technology respectively to CRTM (Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid), and Telefonica, Spain’s leading mobile […]

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‘Tapit and Buy’ with Tapit and Gemalto

Gemalto has announced at this years MWC that it is working with Tapit, a platform used by global brands to transform their physical assets into interactive objects, to launch “Tapit and Buy”. This is a solution whereby the consumer taps their smartphone against a Tapit-enabled physical support, such as outdoor media posters, product packaging and […]

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MasterCard working with Samsung to deliver new Samsung Pay

As consumers increasingly trade cash to use their cards through connected devices, Samsung is enabling a wider audience to take advantage of digital commerce. Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd, a leading global technology company, has unveiled Samsung Pay, a mobile payment service that will enable MasterCard cardholders to use their Samsung Galaxy S6 for everyday in-store […]

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