Tag Archives: MWC 2017

mVisa to Expand to 10 Countries

Visa has announced during this years Mobile World Congress that mVisa, its QR-based payment service, now live in India, Kenya and Rwanda, will soon be available to merchants and consumers in Egypt, Ghana, Indonesia, Kazakhstan, Nigeria, Pakistan and Vietnam. mVisa, a mobile solution, is said to brings the benefits of easy and secure digital commerce […]

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G&D, Caixabank give payments wristbands to MWC visitors

Giesecke & Devrient (G&D), in collaboration with CaixaBank, will distribute wearable wristbands for contactless payments among MWC 2017 attendees. The wristbands, manufactured by G&D, are lightweight, submersible and ergonomically designed. These certified by Visa devices have an initial balance to be used in shops in Barcelona and worldwide. They integrate a security chip based on […]

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NFC, IoT and Security – the big three at MWC

Oleg Kosine, Market Manager- Vendors, FIME Mobile World Congress brings together the biggest names in mobile, and the build up to Barcelona is always dominated by talk of ‘big-ticket’ product launches. To be successful, however, mobile technology must be both secure and interoperable. It may be less glamorous, but hacks and failures can have a […]

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