Contactless technology extends far beyond just payment. More and more vendors in the entertainment, social media and retail industries are utilizing it as a way to build their communities by allowing fans and consumers to get even more out of the experience.
Posts Tagged ‘mobile payment’
Posted on 29th Jul 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
Posted on 3rd Jun 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Mobile
Tokenization has many benefits, such as its versatility and secure nature. We look at why forward thinking domestic payment providers should be considering it.
Posted on 21st May 2015 by Philippe Benitez in Financial Services
There is no question that technology advancements in mobile payments and wearables are having an impact on the payments industry. Consumers are turning to smartphones and wearables, like festival wristbands and smartwatches, to manage their money in a quicker, more efficient way. Easy, “tap & go” contactless payments are also on the rise. Just last […]
Posted on 28th Jan 2015 by Nicole Williams in Financial Services
As the EMV migration is in full swing across the United States, contactless and mobile payment opportunities continue to grow, too. The wider availability of mobile payments like Apple Pay and SoftCard is driving this popularity as well. When contactless payment programs like these incorporate the security of EMV through the use of a secure […]
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 […]
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 […]