Posts Tagged ‘NFC’

Four reasons why the new Samsung Gear S2 is technologically significant


Posted on 6th Oct 2015 by in Mobile

The Samsung Gear S2 brings innovative UI, an embedded SIM for voice and data connectivity, and built in contactless payments. We look into the features that make it significant.

Four ways the IoT can improve Oktoberfest!


Posted on 2nd Oct 2015 by in IoT

Oktoberfest is in full swing at the moment and is being enjoyed all over the world by over 6 million people. In this post, we look how the IoT could improve the experience for everyone.

How Samsung and Apple will grow the mobile payment ecosystem, their own way


Posted on 10th Sep 2015 by in Mobile

Mobile services are shaping the future of payments; in this post, we explain how Samsung Pay will also be a big part of that.

Free webinar: how to develop a mobile payments roadmap


Posted on 3rd Sep 2015 by in Mobile

The mobile world is changing faster than ever before, especially with the rise of new payment systems such as Apple Pay, Android Pay, and Samsung Pay. The onus of keeping up with the times is now on issuers and processors who need to make sure they have mobile payment strategies in place that will appeal […]

Welcome to The Gemalto Netsize Guide 2015


Posted on 15th Jul 2015 by in Corporate

Introducing the latest thinking on wearables, watches, cars, smart meters, SMS, NFC, mobile ID and bees!

Tokenization – a boon for mobile payments in Asia Pacific?


Posted on 6th Jul 2015 by in Mobile

Tokenization is an increasingly popular mechanism for enabling issuers and service providers to address the market fragmentation in Asia Pacific’s NFC mobile payments industry and reach the broadest user base.

Trend alert: events are going cashless with payment wristbands


Posted on 24th Jun 2015 by in Financial Services

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 […]

A complete payment security package: EMV, tokenization, encryption


Posted on 21st May 2015 by 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 up


Posted on 24th Apr 2015 by 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.

What will the Apple Watch and Samsung Galaxy S6 do to drive mainstream mobile payment adoption?


Posted on 24th Apr 2015 by 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.