Tag Archives: BlackBerry

Barclays, BlackBerry adds BBM support to Pingit app

Barclays and BlackBerry Limited have revealed that they are bringing the security of BBM™ to Pingit money transfers in the UK. Pingit, Barclays’ mobile payment app, allows instant money transfers using phone numbers, and now BBM. From now on BBM users can initiate mobile payment transfers to each other in seconds using the Pingit application. […]

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EDITORIAL: Apparently, according to Apple, 2015 is set to be the “Year of Apple Pay”.

This post was first released on Monday 2nd February. Contactless Intelligence Weekly News Review Editorial – Week 06 2015: You must have been vacationing on Mars last week to not have heard how super-duper Apple has been, having the most profitable quarter of any company – ever! In a conference call to discuss the fiscal […]

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New report out says mobile wallet to hit $5,250 Billion by 2020

A new market research report from Allied Market Research titled “Mobile Wallet Market (Applications, Mode of Payment, Stakeholders and Geography) – Global Share, Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2012 – 2020”, has been released. As per the market study, the global mobile wallet market is expected to reach $5,250 billion in 2020, growing […]

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First mobile payments solution in Colombia launched

RBM Redeban Multicolor, Colombia’s leading electronic payment processing company, has launched its RBMóvil device in partnership with MasterCard. This new product allows electronic payments to be accepted through an application installed on a smartphone, enabling more Colombians to accept electronic payments. The company also says that the product launch is in line with Colombia’s national policy aimed at increasing […]

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Isis taps Proxama for NFC apps

Proxama PLC, a provider of NFC mobile wallet and NFC mobile engagement technology, are to work with Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture created by AT&T Mobility, T-Mobile USA and Verizon Wireless, in the United States to develop the Isis Mobile Wallet® application for NFC-enabled devices using the BlackBerry 10 operating system platform. Miles Quitmann, […]

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OSPT brings CIPURSE Open Security Standard to NFC Phones

The Open Standard for Public Transport™ (OSPT) Alliance have announced the availability of the CIPURSE™ V2 Mobile Guidelines, a comprehensive set of requirements and use cases for developing and deploying CIPURSE-secured transit fare mobile apps for near field communication (NFC)-enabled smart phones, tablets and other smart devices. Providing everything developers need to implement and use […]

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