The latest data from Visa Europe shows that uptake of contactless payments in Europe continues to climb with over one billion transactions made in the last 12 months, indicating that there ...
G&D is first SIM Provider to receive MIFARE Classic and MIFARE4Mobile Certification for its SkySIM CX Hercules
Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) is the first SIM card provider to receive both the product certification from NXP Semiconductors for MIFARE Classic and from the MIFARE4Mobile Industry Group for MIFARE4Mobile Version 2. With this first certified SIM platform – SkySIM CX® Hercules – G&D provides a SIM card for secure remote provisioning and management of […]
By Igor Pejic, Head of Marketing, Austria Card. Austria Card is the partner of choice for payment, government, enterprise, retail and public transport organizations in need of the most sophisticated products and services in digital security. Owing to its strategic focus on growth, the company has succeeded in exporting Austrian technology to a vast array […]
Cale, a global leader in unattended payment technology for parking and transit operations, will begin offering secure contactless card readers that accept Apple Pay for its Cale WebTerminal pay stations (CWT) in July 2015. The technology will be demonstrated next week at the International Parking Institute’s annual convention and trade show in Las Vegas, where […]
The FIDO (Fast IDentity Online) Alliance, an industry consortium launched in 2013 to revolutionize online security with open standards for simpler, stronger authentication, have introduced additions to the FIDO 1.0 specifications with new transport protocols for FIDO U2F – Bluetooth Classic and Low Energy (BLE), and Near Field Communication (NFC). With these new transport specifications, […]
At the International Parking Institute annual conference, MasterCard and Parkeon today announced the launch of “City Connector”, a unique couponing platform that delivers offers and services from local businesses via on-street parking meters. The solution, powered by the Enterprise Offers Platform from MasterCard, turns traditional parking meters into connected devices to engage consumers, providing cities […]
Mahindra Comviva, a leader in providing mobile financial and mobility solutions, signed a strategic agreement with the Pole SCS (Secured Communicating Solutions) of Provence Alpes Côte d’Azur region, France, a worldwide recognized technology cluster dedicated to the development of contactless, mobile-wireless and secured proximity solutions. Through business and solutions development, the agreement provides significant opportunities […]