Tag Archives: Mobile

STMicroelectronics partners with MediaTek to integrate NFC technology into mobile-platform designs

STMicroelectronics has announced the integration of its contactless NFC technology with MediaTek’s mobile platforms. This creates a complete solution for handset developers to design next-generation smartphones capable of supporting tightly integrated NFC mobile services. Mobile payments are expected to see triple-digit growth in the coming years, with contactless transport ticketing also rising fast in Asia, […]

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Easy and Gemalto improve quality of mobile services in Brazil

Gemalto has teamed up with Easy, the largest transport app solution in Latin America, available in 12 countries, to greatly improve the quality of mobile services in Brazil. More than 150,000 taxi drivers in Brazil will use Gemalto’s CE Quality of Experience (QoE) solution to collect Key Performance Indicators from mobile devices as they travel […]

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Accenture survey: consumers demand more to make the leap to mobile

Sixty percent of consumers in North America use cash at least weekly to make purchases at a merchant location, down seven percentage points from 2015 – the most significant decline in use of traditional payment methods over the past year, according to a new report from Accenture. Awareness of mobile phone payments increased four percentage […]

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Sionic Mobile provides OnStar subscribers secure mobile checkout

Sionic Mobile’s Merchant Marketplace, featuring 100,000-plus retail and restaurant locations, is now part of the OnStar AtYourService marketplace inside myChevrolet™, myBuick™, myGMC™ and myCadillac™ mobile applications, providing millions of drivers with exclusive savings at nearby merchants. OnStar subscribers can now also complete fast, secure mobile checkouts powered by Sionic Mobile’s ION Rewards app. “We continue […]

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New INSIDE Secure whitepaper available; The Power and Risk of Mobile

By INSIDE Secure. Mobile is fast becoming the preferred method for individuals to access critical online services. This increasingly means that sensitive personal information is being stored on mobile phones. Criminals are aware of the value of this data – which affects a wide range of industries and sectors. These criminals are intelligent and highly […]

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Verifone @ Cartes – Impressions for 2015

Contactless Intelligence caught up with Verifone at Cartes 2015 and spoke to June Felix, President, Verifone Europe about Verifone’s current successful products and solutions in the market today and what they are expecting to be the hot topics for 2016. Key word? ‘Engage’!

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