Rambus Accelerates Mobile Wallet Adoption with Unified Payment Platform

Rambus Inc. has announced a comprehensive mobile payments platform to enhance payment security, reduce operational costs and increase revenue for retailers. The Rambus Unified Payment Platform securely converts and manages ...


Creditcall powers contactless rollout on Reading buses

Creditcall, the omni-channel Payment Gateway and EMV Kernel provider, together with its partners Ticketer, Gemini 2000, and AIB Merchant Services, today announced to have provided its payments services to enable ...


NFC, IoT and Security – the big three at MWC

Oleg Kosine, Market Manager- Vendors, FIME Mobile World Congress brings together the biggest names in mobile, and the build up to Barcelona is always dominated by talk of ‘big-ticket’ product ...

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Check yourself out before you need to check out with Oak Labs contactless mirror

Shoppers will soon be able to pay for items directly from the ...

The role of biometrics for payment solutions

Biometrics has developed from a niche technology to a standard feature on ...

The Continuing Journey of the Java Card Forum

By Karen Brindley. The Java Card Forum (JCF) is proud to announce ...

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G&D provides secure digital-payment solutions for Mastercard tokenization services

G&D has completed the integration of its Convego Hub solution with the Mastercard Digital Enabled Service (MDES). With this integration to MDES, G&D say they can can provide a one-stop solution to Mastercard issuers for secure mobile payments both for issuers’ own wallets on HCE (Host Card Emulation)-enabled mobile devices as well as for issuer […]

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EMVCo qualifies first EMVCo PICC Digital 2.6b Test Solution

Comprion has received qualification for its Comprion EMVCo PICC Digital Test Solution for EMVCo specification 2.6b. The solution tests if mobile phones or banking cards used for contactless transactions comply with the specification. Hence, test laboratories and manufacturers of cards and smartphones use the solution for preparation of type approval before product launch. “The EMVCo […]

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UnionPay mobile QuickPass product debuts in Hong Kong

UnionPay has made new progress in rolling out mobile QuickPass worldwide. Following the issuance of UnionPay HCE mobile QuickPass products in Macau and South Korea, UnionPay International now cooperates with Bank of China (Hong Kong) in offering UnionPay mobile QuickPass products for the first time in Hong Kong. Cardholders are now able to enjoy fast, […]

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ECR launches all-in-one contactless mPOS specific to airline industry

ECR Retail Systems (ECR), the leading London-based mPoS specialist, has developed and launched the ECRGo2, the industry’s first fully-certified, all-in-one contactless, handheld mobile point of sale (mPoS) device for the airline industry. This new terminal enables airlines to reduce the number of devices currently required to take payments and enables airlines to meet VISA and […]

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Visa to extend mobile payments into 12 European countries by end 2017

At the launch of its new Innovation Center in London this week,Visa Inc. announced that, by the end of this year, more than 12 European countries are adopting the Visa Token Service, the technology that makes mobile and online payments more secure and convenient by replacing the consumer account information with a digital identifier. The […]

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STMicroelectronics releases NFC tech for secure contactless payments and IoT apps

STMicroelectronics has announced availability of its latest-generation NFC devices for contactless payments and data exchange. The new devices include the ST21NFCD NFC controller featuring the market-proven booster technology ST has recently acquired, and two new members in the ST54 System-in-Package (SiP) family that integrate the Company’s latest Secure Element technology. The ST21NFCD chip features active […]

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Verifone expands access End-to-End Payment-as-a-Service solution for Microsoft Dynamics 365 customers

Verifone is to expand its partnership with Microsoft to provides comprehensive Payment-as-a-Service for Microsoft Dynamics 365 clients.  Availability of Verifone Point, a Payment-as-a-Service (PaaS) solution, will now extend to Microsoft Dynamics 365 users internationally beginning with Canada. Together, the industry leaders commit to providing merchants-of-all-sizes worldwide with simplified, reliable and secure payment and commerce solutions […]

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Gemalto and Microsoft partner to provide seamless connectivity for Windows 10 devices

Gemalto is to present the newest release of its On Demand Connectivity and eSIM technology for Windows 10 devices, in connection with Microsoft. Gemalto’s release is compliant with the latest specifications and guidelines for remote SIM provisioning as laid out by the GSM Association (GSMA), a global association of mobile device makers and mobile network […]

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