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June 12th, 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 12 June 2014, 11:00

PrePay Solutions to offer HCE payments

PrePay Solutions (PPS), a prepaid card program manager jointly owned by MasterCard and Edenred, has partnered with NFC specialist Proxama to provide its clients the ability to offer host card emulation-based NFC services to their customers.

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June 12th, 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 12 June 2014, 10:38

True Mileage uses NFC to cut the cost of usage-based vehicle insurance

Insurance technology startup True Mileage is to begin pilot testing an NFC-enabled vehicle tracking device that “can save providers up to 50% over the cost of other usage-based devices in the industry”.

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June 11th, 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 11 June 2014, 11:49

Barclaycard to introduce contactless payment wristbands

Barclaycard is to make contactless payment wristbands available to anyone with a UK bank account or credit card next year. The reloadable bPay Bands will be offered free of charge with no usage fees and will provide wearers with access to a range of special offers as well as the ability to make payments of up to £20 at any merchant equipped with a contactless POS terminal.

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June 11th, 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 11 June 2014, 17:56

Charity raises funds via NFC wristbands

Special care baby charity Bliss is using NFC wristbands to make it easier for supporters to generate donations from people they meet.

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June 11th, 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 11 June 2014, 11:03

Nintendo unveils Amiibo NFC figures that work with multiple Wii U and 3DS games

Nintendo has unveiled a new product category called Amiibo at this year’s E3 digital event in Los Angeles. When placed on a Wii U Game Pad controller, the NFC-enabled figurines can appear in a range of compatible games as playable characters that can be trained and are able to gain skills and attributes the more a user interacts with them.

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June 10th, 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 10 June 2014, 16:34

PayPal CEO joins Facebook as head of messaging products

PayPal CEO David Marcus is leaving the online payments provider at the end of June to take up a new role at Facebook, as vice president of messaging products — prompting speculation that he will oversee building ecommerce and payments capabilities into the social network.

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June 10th, 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 10 June 2014, 15:40

Dress shirt maker offers NFC bonus

Upmarket Swedish dress shirt maker Four Levent is using NFC tags built into its garments to reward clients for referring new customers to its website.

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June 10th, 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 10 June 2014, 14:32

Aite reports on US migration to EMV

Some 70% of US credit cards and 41% of debit cards will be EMV enabled by the end of 2015, according to a new Aite Group report, but the majority will be contact cards rather than dual interface cards that also support contactless payments.

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June 9th, 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 9 June 2014, 12:16

Digicash raises €2.2m to expand NFC, QR and BLE payments platform

Luxembourg-based Digicash Payments has raised €2.2m to expand its mobile payments platform on a “national and on an international level.” The service supports transactions via NFC, QR and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) and has been adopted by four local banks.

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June 6th, 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 6 June 2014, 13:58

NICE rolls out Masabi mobile ticketing and payments in Nassau County

Veolia Transportation is rolling out a mobile ticketing and payment service on the NICE bus and paratransit system in New York’s Nassau County, in partnership with mobile ticketing and payment provider Masabi. The roll out follows a pilot that took place in February this year.

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October 26th, 2014

Latest news

  1. SimplyTapp launches open source tokenization project
  2. Bookatable tests iBeacon at 119 restaurants
  3. Chicago to get NFC mobile ticketing in 2016
  4. Discover CEO outlines plan to join Apple Pay
  5. Researchers show off ‘skin buttons’ for smartwatches
  6. Apple Pay to launch in Korea?
  7. Amazon Rewards to join Apple Pay
  8. Apple Pay glitch charges customers twice
  9. Apple builds NFC tech into iPad Air 2
  10. Bell ID offers tokenization management software
  11. YesTap tests NFC shopping wall in Amsterdam
  12. Core Jewels offers diamond rings with NFC
  13. Revolution Money founder raises funds for location-based marketing venture
  14. Ecuador’s central bank plans national mobile wallet
  15. Alipay Wallet hits 190m users
  16. Google discusses Wallet plans
  17. Johnny Rockets puts tablets in 200 restaurants
  18. Acer Pay is on the way
  19. Beep’nGo hits 5m downloads
  20. Newspaper tests BLE beacons
 
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