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 […]
Posts Tagged ‘NFC’
Posted on 24th Jun 2015 by Shannon Taylor in Financial Services
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 […]
From the Apple Watch to contactless Guinness at Twickenham Stadium – the wearable payments trend is heating up0
Posted on 24th Apr 2015 by Shannon Taylor 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 24th Apr 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Mobile
Behind the boom in mobile payments are the tokens that power the transactions. We take a closer look at where the industry is heading.
Posted on 13th Apr 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Financial Services
As mCommerce continues to grow, security becomes increasingly important. We look at how limited tokens can reduce cross-channel fraud
Posted on 18th Mar 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Mobile
We saw some brilliant innovations and service/product launches at this year’s Mobile World Congress. In an earlier post, we highlighted the five key things we saw in Barcelona; in this post, we’ll show you a few highlights of our own from MWC 2015.
Posted on 17th Mar 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Mobile
We saw innovations in networks, devices and the software that powers our connected planet at this year’s Mobile World Congress. Here are five highlights from the show that caught our eye.
Posted on 5th Mar 2015 by Frederic Martinez in Mobile
Earlier in the week here at Mobile World Congress 2015, we were very happy to announce the launch of NFC for Transport in Madrid, in partnership with the CRTM (Consorcio Regional de Transportes de Madrid), and Telefonica, Spain’s leading mobile network operator. For this pilot project, we’re delivering our own Allynis Trusted Service Manager (TSM) […]
How does Back to the Future’s Hill Valley 2015 compare to today’s reality? Part 2: Connected Cars and Wearable Tech0
Posted on 3rd Mar 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Mobile
In part 2 of special MWC blog series, we look at the predictions Back to the Future Part 2 made for connected cars and wearable technology
Posted on 19th Feb 2015 by Rémi de Fouchier in Mobile
Samsung has just announced it is following Apple into the arena, with the acquisition of mobile payments startup Loop Pay.