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STMicroelectronics becomes first chip maker accredited by the GSMA to personalize eSIMs for mobiles and IoT devices

STMicroelectronics is accelerating progress towards a more convenient and secure connected world as the first embedded SIM (eSIM) manufacturer to be accredited by the GSMA for loading eSIM chips with connection credentials such as certificates and operator profiles before shipping. The eSIMs, customized with connection credentials, enable smaller form factors, greater security, and increased flexibility. […]

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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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STMicroelectronics NFC Tags among first to be certified for performance and Interoperability by NFC Forum

STMicroelectronics has announced the certification of its ST25 Near Field Communication (NFC) tags by the NFC Forum, a key industry and standardization body. ST’s NFC Forum type 4 Tag IC (ST25TA), the type 5 Dynamic Tag IC (ST25DV), and type 5 Tag IC (ST25TV) are among the industry’s first devices that have successfully passed the certification […]

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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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Advanced dynamic NFC/RFID tag ICs combine long-range contactless comms with fast transfer mode

The new advanced ST25DV dynamic-tag ICs are the latest addition to the ST25 NFC/RFID product family that come with a rich featured contactless RF interface and I2C bus. The dual-interface enables untethered interaction between an NFC-capable smartphone or an RFID reader and the host microcontroller located inside near-by equipment, such as smart meters, IoT devices, […]

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STMicroelectronics teams with mobile payment partners for turnkey solution for wearable devices

Mobile payments could go mainstream on wearable devices like smartwatches by taking advantage of a new ready-to-use payment solution containing technology from STMicroelectronics. ST, G&D, and FitPay have used ST’s security chip to jointly create the first secure hardware and software solution that is pre-approved for use by device manufacturers with the aim to develop […]

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