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NXP and Garmin Team-up to Bring Secure and Convenient NFC Mobile Payments to New Fitness Wearables

NXP Semiconductors N.V. has announced that Garmin International, Inc., a unit of Garmin Ltd.(NASDAQ:GRMN), has chosen NXP’s PN80T embedded Secure Element (SE) and Near Field Communications (NFC) solution for the recently launched vívoactive 3 and Forerunner 645 Music featuring contactless payment capabilities. With NXP’s embedded Secure Element technology and innovative Loader Service provisioning solution, Garmin […]

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New SECORA™ Pay brand: one-stop-offering for fast and easy production of payment cards and smart wearables

EMV®-compliant payment solutions face growing demand worldwide – with a clear path towards contactless and multifunctional use to increase user convenience. Under the brand SECORA™ Pay, Infineon Technologies AG bundles state of the art contact and dual-interface EMV* security controllers with the latest EMV applets. Coming in various versions, SECORA Pay allows a flexible approach […]

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STMicroelectronics shows compact contactless module with boostedNFC™, extending secure payment to wearables

STMicroelectronics is delivering the technology for easy and secure contactless transactions using the ever more popular wristbands or fashionwear like watches or jewelry. The market-unique ST53G System-in-Package solution combines the Company’s industry-leading expertise in Near Field Communication (NFC) and secure-transaction chips. As consumers become increasingly comfortable with making secure transactions using their smart devices, traditional […]

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Wirecard issues contactless cards and wristbands for online payment provider Twisto

Wirecard, the leading global specialist for digital payment solutions and internet technology, cooperates with Twisto to provide contactless payments via credit cards and wristbands at the point of sale (POS) in the Czech Republic. Twisto is the first FinTech company providing physical credit card payments in the region. The company was awarded as ‘Best European […]

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NXT-ID subsidiary Fit Pay to power payments on Token

Fit Pay, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of NXT-ID, Inc. and a provider of payment, credential management, and authentication platform services, today announced that is providing payment capabilities for, Token, a biometric identity ring that streamlines the process of authentication throughout your day. Token is available for presale now at http://www.tokenize.com beginning at $249, and […]

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Cardtek, NXP provide technolgy for “emPay” mobile wallet service in Dubai

Cardtek, is collaborating with NXP Semiconductors to deliver the first nationally sanctioned mobile wallet solution for the United Arab Emirates. Emcredit, a fully owned subsidiary of the Dubai Department of Economic Development (DED), will launch emPay, a secure mobile payment platform that offers all United Arab Emirates residents the ability to easily pay for a wide […]

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