NFC Forum Call For Entries; 2018 NFC Innovation Awards Open For Submissions

The NFC Forum announced today a call for entries for the 2018 NFC Innovation Awards to recognize innovative Near Field Communication (NFC) products, services and experiences worldwide. Innovators, developers, entrepreneurs, start-ups, and organizations using ...

Bango launches Mobile Money wallet in Google Play with MTN Ghana

Bango, a global mobile payments company, has partnered with MTN Ghana to launch operator payments in Google Play. MTN Ghana subscribers can now pay for the wealth of content and ...

Fingerprints collaborates on biometric payment card market trial in the USA

Fingerprints today announced that its touch sensor is being used in the first US-based pilot of a new dual-interface (chip- and contactless-enabled) payment card with Mountain America Credit Union. As announced ...

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Visa begins pilots of new biometric payment card

Visa has initiated pilots with Mountain America Credit Union and Bank of Cyprus of a new EMV dual-interface (chip- and contactless-enabled) payment card, making these the first commercial pilots to test an on-card biometric for contactless payments. As a payments industry leader, Visa is committed to ensuring secure, fast and convenient payments at the point […]

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FIME supports acquirers globally to achieve UnionPay certification

 FIME has achieved UnionPay International (UPI) qualification for its Savvi Test Platform. With over 160 countries outside of China currently accepting UnionPay, acquirers overseas can now receive local consultancy, testing and certification support from FIME. These tools and services enable acquirers to quickly and cost-effectively complete UPI contact (UAC) and contactless (QuickPass) terminal integration testing. FIME’s Savvi acquirer […]

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Dutch blockchain company launches LegalFling: an app that logs explicit sexual consent

Dutch software company LegalThings One – specializing in smart contracts using blockchain technology – launches LegalFling: an app that logs explicit sexual consent. The app is a practical solution for the implications of Sweden’s plans to change the rape legislation, requiring explicit consent of both partners before sexual contact. Following the #metoo anti-harassment campaign, Sweden […]

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G+D Mobile Security supports Rabobank in secure mobile payment solution

G+D Mobile Security worked with Dutch Rabobank to migrate Rabobank’s existing SIM-based mobile payment solution to a cloud-based mobile payment application using state-of-the-art HCE (Host Card Emulation) technology. In addition, G+D Mobile Security`s Convego AppWorld solution enables Rabobank to build their own mobile ecosystem around mobile payments with a rich choice of value-added services. “Rabo […]

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