Contactless payments are surging in popularity, and a new wearable is joining the lineup: the wristband. Major events across the globe have started using contactless wristbands to make transactions easier, faster, and more fun for attendees and merchants alike. These wristbands are designed with embedded contactless technology that can securely link to a user’s payment card information. The user […]
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Posted on 24th Jun 2015 by Gemalto in Financial Services
Posted on 8th Jun 2015 by Gemalto in M2M
With TU-Automotive Detroit just wrapping up, connected cars and smart cities are hot topics in our industry. Last week’s show gathered more than 3,000 attendees, 200 exhibitors and 150 speakers all focusing on the incredible benefits and potential hurdles presented by the next wave of connected cars. Technology in cars now provides opportunities for reduced […]
Posted on 27th May 2015 by Gemalto in M2M
We live in a fast-paced, digital world and people everywhere are seeking ways to optimize their time and simplify their lives. The rise of the Internet of Things (IoT) and modern connected car technology are providing some exciting possibilities to do just that. The average American spends more than 100 minutes in the car per […]
Posted on 13th May 2015 by Gemalto in M2M
“The only failure in life is boredom.” This motto from Laetitia Jay, my colleague and VP of M2M Solutions and Services at Gemalto, has served her well in her 20+ year career and it also helped land her on Connected World Magazine’s 2015 list of WoM2M. Part of an impressive group of women charging their […]
From the Apple Watch to contactless Guinness at Twickenham Stadium – the wearable payments trend is heating up0
Posted on 24th Apr 2015 by Gemalto in Mobile
The wearables market is booming, and it’s now influencing payment methods significantly. In this post, we explore how far this influence is reaching.
Posted on 20th Mar 2015 by Gemalto in M2M
The buzz about Connected Car technology is higher than ever these days as innovative solutions transform not just our cars and driving experience, but our modern day connected lifestyles as well. Connected cars are driving a world of advanced capabilities to expand the horizons of the Internet of Things (IoT). For instance, intelligent road signs […]
Posted on 11th Feb 2015 by Gemalto in M2M
Unfortunately for the Seahawks, their last minute drive in the 4th quarter of Super Bowl XLIX fell short at the one yard line. In this post, we look at how the IoT could have saved them from what’s being called one of the worst play calls in NFL history.
Posted on 5th Feb 2015 by Gemalto in Enterprise Security
Whilst it’s good ‘password’ is no longer the number 1 password (now it’s number 2), there hasn’t been enough progress with regard to consumer and business habits – multi-factor authentication is the only way to address this safely; in this post, we explain why.
Posted on 23rd Jan 2015 by Gemalto in Mobile
The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s 2015 Annual Letter, covering important predictions for the impact of technology in the next 15 years, has highlighted the global benefits of digital banking. Here, we take a look at what those key benefits are.
Posted on 17th Dec 2014 by Gemalto in Financial Services
Traditional commerce is no longer the only piece in the payments puzzle. Innovation in payments is happening so quickly that it’s hard to imagine how all of these emerging technologies are going to work together – or will one technology dominate? Which way will the industry go? Will cloud-based payments take over, or will secure-element […]