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Gemalto enables digitization of Hong Kong’s Octopus card into Samsung Pay

Gemalto’s Trusted Service Hub (TSH) is enabling the secure digitization of Octopus contactless smart cards into Samsung Pay. Named Smart Octopus in Samsung Pay, this new mobile payment service allows consumers to securely pay and travel by simply tapping their designated Samsung smartphones against an Octopus acceptance reader for payment or even door access. Smart Octopus in Samsung Pay leverages […]

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Rambus collaborates with Samsung Canada and Interac to deliver Samsung Pay in Canada

Rambus Inc. has announced that it has teamed with Samsung Canada and Interac Association / Acxsys Corporation, the organizations behind Canada’s leading payment brand, to help enable Interac Debit on Samsung Pay in Canada. The Interac Token Service Provider (TSP), developed in collaboration with Rambus, now helps allow Interac users to make secure mobile debit payments through tokenized transactions using Samsung Pay. With the […]

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Co-op Bank introduces Samsung Pay

Samsung Electronics have announced that its digital wallet, Samsung Pay, is now available to The Co-operative Bank cardholders in the UK. Simple, secure and almost anywhere, Samsung Pay enables users to make faster and smarter purchases*. Additionally, Galaxy Note8, S8 or S8+ users can take advantage of the innovative iris scanner technology to authorise payments, […]

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Gemalto eSE to support Samsung Pay move into ticketing and transit

Gemalto’s embedded Secure Element (eSE) – a smart chip with a secure OS and applications – will soon be integrated into the recently launched Samsung Galaxy S8 in selected markets. It has been embedded in other Samsung smartphones including the Galaxy A series globally and the Galaxy C series in China. This solution supports Samsung […]

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Both Apple Pay and Samsung Pay now available in Russia

Both Apple Pay and Samsung Pay have announced their launch in Russia in the last few days. Samsung announced its arrival in Russia over the weekend. Several banks in the country are now supported including the MTS Bank, Russian Standard Bank, Raiffeisen Bank, VTB24, and Alfa-Bank Banking Group. Apple has also launched its contactless payment […]

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Samsung unveils S3 Gear Classic and Frontier

At the IFA technology trade-show in Berlin this week, Samsung Electronics Co. unveiled its new range of smartwatches, the Gear S3 Classic and Gear S3 Frontier which include water resistance, mobile payments (Samsung Pay), LTE connectivity and built-in GPS. The Frontier version also allow users to make phone calls or even book an Uber ride […]

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