Wells Fargo & Company and Isis®, the mobile commerce joint venture created by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA, Inc. and Verizon Wireless, are to start the first phase of an agreement ...
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Based on its recent analysis of the smart card solutions market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Infineon Technologies AG (Infineon) with the 2013 Global Frost & Sullivan Award for New Product Innovation Leadership. Infineon has developed the flexible ‘Coil on Module’ chip package and related card antenna designs to accelerate introduction of cards that can be […]
Aconite’s solution for enabling the real-time provisioning of EMV applets onto NFC-enabled mobile phones has been implemented at International Card Services (ICS), the largest credit card issuing business in the Netherlands. ICS is already a customer for Aconite’s Affina® Enterprise smart card lifecycle management system for issuing and maintaining their extensive cardbase of MasterCard and Visa credit […]
Cubic Transportation Systems has received the industry’s first certification from the Association of German Transport Companies under new standards for an Internet-based sales office system for the issue and administration of contactless smart card-based e-tickets using off-the-shelf hardware. After two years of field use with its client Rhein-Main-Verkehrsverbund (RMV), the Cubic vHGS solution received certification against […]
Expanding its membership base in Brazil, the Open Standard for Public Transport (OSPT™) Alliance hass announced that Planeta Informática, a leading provider of smartcard-based telecom and automation solutions, has joined as a Full Member. Planeta Informática’s long experience in public transportation consulting and support will help accelerate development of new solutions based on open standards […]
Seamless has signed an agreement with Apotek Hjärtat to launch the mobile wallet SEQR. Apotek Hjärtat has more than 300 pharmacies across Sweden and the roll out is planned for spring 2014. Sweden and Europe’s most used mobile wallet will be available to the pharmacy’s customers throughout Sweden. The agreement with Seamless means that the pharmacy […]
Thailand’s state-owned telecommunication company, TOT, is joining the mobile payment revolution from 2014. Their offering will be a NFC-based mobile wallet, a tablet-based mobile point-of-sale device, and a Web-based CRM (Customer relationship Management) system that will include inventory management and loyalty and customer offering systems. You can discover more by watching their promotional video below.
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 in a smart card solution protected by biometrics. User authentication for unlocking the wallet is performed by simply swiping the finger on the swipe sensor […]
Filmed at this years CARTES 2013, Samsung’s Semiconductor’s Jörg Suchy talks Contactless Intelligence through the the latest developments in the OSPT Alliance’s CIPURSE. Also, fresh from the OSPT Workshop, held at the same event, we hear from other members of the OSPT Alliance, including Infineon Technologies, Oberthur and Giesecke and Devrient on the latest developments […]
C-SAM, a company working in secure mobile transactions technology offering a range of mobile-based applications for financial institutions, retailers and mobile network operators that incorporate near field communication (NFC), quick response (QR), online, remote, coupons, and more, today announced the launch of a digital wallet solution compatible with MasterPass™ by MasterCard®. The new solution, available […]