Nest expands into home security using NFC tags

Nest Labs, Inc., architect of the thoughtful home, have announced a home security solution that includes the Nest Secure alarm system in which Nest Guard, Nest Detect and Nest Tag ...

NXP Introduces iOS 11 toolkit to expand iPhone NFC capabilities into the IoT

NXP Semiconductors N.V.has introduced a new toolkit for NFC tagging ICs with iOS support, which unlocks the potential to now connect billions of consumer and industrial products to the Internet ...

NFC Forum adds NFC Tag Certification to Certification Program

The NFC Forum has announced the addition of Near Field Communication (NFC) tag and reader certification to its global certification program.  This means that tag/inlay, NFC reader and handset manufacturers for the ...

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Blog: 10 years of contactless

By Paul Underwood, Managing Director of Thames Card Technology. It is staggering ...

Changing the way we pay – contactless celebrates 10 years

To coincide with the 10th anniversary of the UK’s launch of contactless technology, ...

Barclaycard marks 10 years of contactless payments to the UK

Barclaycard, the global payments company, today marks the 10-year anniversary of launching ...

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SIMalliance announces New Chairman for 2017-18

The Board of SIMalliance has elected Remy Cricco (OT-Morpho) to serve as the organisation’s Chairman.  In his role, he will work alongside fellow Board members representing Gemalto, G+D Mobile Security, ST Incard and VALID, to further SIMalliance’s aim: to advocate the protection of sensitive connected and mobile services to drive the deployment and remote management of such services across […]

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Nets delivers instant P2P payments in partnership with Norway’s leading mobile wallet provider, Vipps

 Nets has entered into a three-year partnership with Vipps, Norway’s leading mobile payment application provider, to deliver instant P2P payments to customers of all Norwegian banks partnered with Vipps. Users of Norwegian bank, DNB, primary stakeholder of Vipps, are already benefitting from instant payment transfers enabled by Vipps’ payment app. The partnership with Nets will enable the extension […]

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OT-Morpho launches with CMBC the first payment card featuring motion code dynamic CVV2 in China

OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, today announced that Chinese bank CMBC’s new Visa Signature credit card is the first one in China to feature MOTION CODETM, a technology developed by OT-Morpho to provide a higher security for internet transactions, considerably reducing the risk of online fraud. Traditional payment cards feature […]

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World Yoga Festival goes cashless

Universal Smart Cards partnered with the World Yoga Festival this summer at Beale Park, Reading to implement a revolutionary digital cash system – Universal Cash. This allowed a selected handful of guests and staff to trial this solution at the World Yoga Festival, enabling them to pay for their food and drink at selected traders using […]

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