Author Archives | Steve Atkins

NXP integrated mobile solutions enable security and connectivity in China

By NXP Semiconductors Mobile devices are dramatically changing the way people interact with both the physical and cyber world, while also bringing endless opportunities for extra convenience, comfort and efficiency for end users. A glowing number of top of the line smartphones come built with more and more of security, sensor and audio chips, as […]

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GlobalPlatform Launches Transportation White Paper

GlobalPlatform, the organization which standardizes the management of applications on secure chip technology, has published a free to download white paper which specifies how stakeholders can work within the existing transportation network infrastructure to offer innovative ticketing payment solutions using a contactless card or near field communication (NFC) enabled handset. The white paper, entitled: ‘On-Chip […]

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certgate becomes latest member of OSPT Alliance

 certgate GmbH, a system integrator for mobile IT security has become the latest Full Member of the Open Standard for Public Transport (OSPT) Alliance. As a Full Member, certgate will support the OSPT Alliance in helping the transit industry move toward the next generation of secure, cost-effective and flexible fare collection solutions. It will also […]

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Get your five-a-day from Wooshping

Total Produce and Wooshping have launched some interactive fruit stands so that shoppers looking for some of their five a day are now able to use new fruit displays to get fun, engaging and educational content instantly on their mobile phones with a simple tap or scan of their smartphone, through the use of NFC and […]

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digital signage

Proxama and Dot Origin link NFC to digital signage

Proxama® PLC, the global platform provider of mobile proximity marketing, mobile wallet and payment solutions, and Dot Origin, the specialist distributor and developer of Near Field Communication (NFC) tags, devices and solutions, have partnered to deliver a digital signage solution that links NFC tags to dynamic video content for advertisers and media site owners. In […]

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Visa approves Sequent Digital Issuance Platform

Sequent Software, a provider of digital issuance and open wallet platform-as-a-service, has received approval from Visa, Inc. the world’s largest payment technology company, for its Trusted Services Manager (TSM) systems. The Sequent platform is commercially available today for banks and mobile phone operators launching new digital issuance and mobile wallet services worldwide. “Few companies have […]

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Industry Choice Award

Meet the Finalists – CMA 2014: The Industry Choice Awards

The voting for the 2014 CMA Industry Choice Award is finally open! well, it was opened on Monday but we though that we should issue this post as a mid-week push. There is a link here to the required voting form and the rules are very, very simple – all you have to do is choose a company […]

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20 Years of Contactless Application Evolution

As our readers know – we love an infographic here at Contactless Intelligence. With NXP celebrating 20 years of MIFARE this year, it was only a matter of time before we saw an infographic make its way out, concerning contactless applications. The infographic documents some of the applications that use MIFARE contactless technology from its […]

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EnStream Selects Bell ID’s TSM Software

Dutch provider of chip lifecycle management solutions, Bell ID, has been selected by EnStream – a joint venture of Bell Mobility, TELUS and Rogers Communications – to provision and manage secure applications on near field communication (NFC)-enabled devices in Canada. The technology enables EnStream to operate as a Trusted Service Manager (TSM), and will drive […]

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