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28 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 28 January 2015, 14:41

Cachet adds prepaid cards to Apple Pay

Prepaid card issuers using Cachet Financial Solutions’ Select Mobile Money white label platform can now offer their customers a way to charge Apple Pay transactions to their prepaid account balance, the company has announced.

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NFC

28 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 28 January 2015, 14:09

Apple CEO says 2015 will be the “year of Apple Pay”

Apple Pay now accounts for more than two-thirds of Visa, MasterCard and American Express contactless payments by value across the US, Apple CEO Tim Cook has revealed during a first quarter earnings call.

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27 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 27 January 2015, 14:18

Starbucks increases mobile payments to 16% of total

Starbucks is now processing an average of seven million mobile payments a week, representing around 16% of all its transactions, CEO Howard Schultz has revealed during a first quarter earnings call in which he also provided an update on the Mobile Order and Pay service the coffee giant introduced in Portland, Oregon in December last year.

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NFC

27 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 27 January 2015, 13:52

Wirecard to offer white label HCE wristband

The HCE wristband unveiled by technology provider Wirecard earlier this month is to be offered on a white label basis, Joern Leogrande, the company’s EVP of mobile services, has told NFC World+.

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23 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 23 January 2015, 14:33

Cancer Research brings contactless donations to shop windows

Cancer Research UK is to install contactless technology in four of its shop windows, enabling passersby to make a £2 donation to the charity by simply tapping their contactless card to a POS terminal placed on the other side of the glass.

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BLE

22 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 22 January 2015, 15:38

Chocolate shop sweet talks tourists with Bluetooth beacons

The largest producer of confectionery in Latvia has installed Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons in its stores in the capital Riga to send information directly to a customer’s smartphone in the default language of their device.

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22 January 2015 • By Mike Clark • Last updated 22 January 2015, 14:49

Clear2Pay explains HCE, tokenization and the role of testing with infographic

PARTNER NEWS: Conformance testing specialist Clear2Pay has put together an infographic that visually explains host card emulation (HCE), how it is used and why testing is necessary in a mobile payments system.

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22 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 22 January 2015, 10:31

Young Brits ready to ditch PINs for biometrics

Three quarters of British consumers aged 16 to 24 (76%) say they would feel comfortable using biometric security when making a payment, with more than half keen to see facial recognition, fingerprints and retina scans replace passwords and PIN codes altogether.

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NFC

21 January 2015 • By Mike Clark • Last updated 21 January 2015, 13:37

Evaluating NFC security strategies webinar: See it now on NFC World+

NFC World’s “Evaluating NFC security strategies: The role of the secure element in the evolving NFC landscape” webinar is now available to view online. 749 people registered to attend the live event, and participants gave the presentation an overall rating of four out of five.

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NFC

21 January 2015 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 21 January 2015, 13:09

Turkish banks get HCE mobile payments option

Turkish payment system operator BKM has added a host card emulation (HCE) option to its platform, providing the countrys issuing banks with a way to offer HCE payments to their customers for the first time.

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March 31st, 2015

This week's news

  1. Apple Pay users report merchant POS problems
  2. New Zealand NFC wallet venture Semble goes live
  3. AMP Bank adds HCE payments to mobile app
  4. 82% of UK marketers unaware of NFC OOH advertising
  5. Vodafone combines tokens and SIMs for NFC payments in Europe
  6. One in five US mobile phone users made a mobile payment in 2014
  7. NFC wristbands to help swimmers track performance
  8. TEB to roll out HCE payments in Turkey
  9. Jameson serves up 25,000 NFC stubby holders
  10. ANZ to add HCE payments to mobile banking app
  11. China Telecom launches NFC ticketing
  12. SaskTel plans mobile payments
  13. Windows 10 for mobile gets HCE
 
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