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Garmin introduces GPS running watch with integrated music and contactless payments

Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd. have announced the Forerunner® 645 Music, a GPS running watch with integrated music that gives athletes the freedom to enjoy their favorite tunes on a run or during a workout without having to take a phone along. Additionally, when in need of a bottle of water or […]

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Fingerprints partners with IDEMIA to develop a new generation of contactless payment cards

Biometrics company Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints(TM)) today announced its partnership with IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities, to develop a new generation of payment cards, the dual interface biometric card aimed at enabling seamless payment transactions without compromising security. With IDEMIA’s “F-Code” biometric authentication solution, fingerprint is the PIN. Fingerprints and IDEMIA, the world leader […]

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Zwipe tech powers first commercially available contactless biometric payment card

Zwipe has announced that it has made the first shipment of its biometric technology products, for use in commercial contactless biometric payment card pilots by leading card manufacturers and banks. Commenting on the announcement Kim Humborstad, founder and CEO of Zwipe said “We now have extensive agreements in place with some of the world’s leading […]

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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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