2014 was a hectic year in payments: we’ve seen the increasing march of NFC, the launch of Apple Pay, and the rise of the secure element. Here are some of the key things we took on this year.
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Posted on 6th Jan 2015 by Dominique Brulé in Mobile
Posted on 18th Dec 2014 by Amélie Tournant in Mobile
With many people still locked into long-term contracts for older iPhones, but wanting the latest and greatest in contactless payments, we have an option.
Posted on 17th Dec 2014 by Shannon Taylor 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 […]
Does the integral role of a physical secure element in payment services make it a necessity for mobile financial services?0
Posted on 15th Dec 2014 by Dominique Brulé in Financial Services
We are witnessing the increasing role of secure element in different forms in mobile payments today, from TSM-based SIM deployments, such as Valyou, to the recent roll-outs based on embedded Secure Elements such as Apple Pay and China UnionPay, based on AndroidPay. Is this the start of a trend?
Posted on 14th Nov 2014 by Dominique Brulé in Mobile
Hybrid security frameworks for NFC payment services.
Posted on 13th Nov 2014 by Dominique Brulé in Financial Services
Apple Pay has the potential to accelerate mobile payments but it needs to go beyond payment convenience in building a compelling proposition for retailers.
Posted on 5th Nov 2014 by Michelle Leech in Financial Services
Money20/20 continues to light up Las Vegas this week as payment experts gather for the industry’s new premier event. Mobile payments and transaction security continue to dominate the discussions here at Money20/20 along with emerging technologies like biometrics, big data, and wearable gadgets. As we listen to talks from players across the space – Visa, […]
Posted on 4th Nov 2014 by Michelle Leech in Financial Services
Money20/20 kicked off yesterday with a perpetual buzz surrounding payments security. This tweet from Dave Birch perfectly sums up what we’ve been hearing in the overflowing conference halls: It’s no wonder that authentication and privacy are hot topics. Consumers are demanding to know their account data is safe and transactions are secure as the number […]
Posted on 31st Oct 2014 by Nicole Williams in Financial Services
This is an especially exciting time in the payments industry, as the EMV migration is sweeping through the U.S. and mobile payments are poised to explode. Business Insider recently predicted that in-store mobile payments will grow by 42X over the next 4 years. Having been a part of the NFC from its infancy, we’re proud […]
Posted on 27th Oct 2014 by Nicole Williams in Financial Services
Many of us in the industry are familiar with attending conferences, and we know to brace ourselves for the inevitable – long days, lack of sleep, lengthy meetings or a lost voice. With Money20/20 just around the corner (Nov 2-5), we wanted to share a few survival tips ahead of the leading payment event. Get […]