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    19 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 19 April 2016, 19:48

    Nets to launch HCE mobile payments in Denmark

    Nordic payments service provider Nets is to launch a mobile payment service in Denmark in autumn 2016 that will use host card emulation (HCE) technology from Japanese card issuer JCB, the two companies have announced.

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    19 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 19 April 2016, 13:06

    Apple Pay launches in Singapore

    Apple Pay has begun rolling out across Singapore, letting consumers pay in store with compatible Apple devices and make purchases within participating mobile apps using their American Express cards, with support from Visa expected “soon”.

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    NFC

    18 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 18 April 2016, 14:29

    Wearable smart stamp to support NFC payments

    Healthcare technology provider MC10 and product solutions provider PCH are to commercialise MC10’s Wearable Interactive Stamp Platform (WiSP), an ultrathin, stretchable and disposable stamp worn on the skin that will enable brands to develop a “variety of consumer applications” including NFC payments.

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    NFC

    15 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 15 April 2016, 13:55

    Google unveils Nexus live cases with NFC

    Google has unveiled a series of phone cases that interact with Nexus phones using NFC and enable users to customize their home screen with an animated wallpaper.

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    15 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 15 April 2016, 12:38

    Verizon gives 2GB of free data to Android Pay users

    Android Pay users across the US with a Verizon handset can get 2GB of free data when they make in-store purchases using the mobile payments service between now and mid-June.

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    QR

    14 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 14 April 2016, 13:17

    WeChat integrates with Givex to push in-store presence

    Chinese ecommerce giant Tencent’s WeChat mobile payments and messaging app has been integrated with Givex’s Vexilor point-of-sale solution to enable users of the service to make in-store purchases by scanning a QR code.

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    HCE

    14 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 14 April 2016, 12:24

    Dutch gas stations enable mobile payments with MyOrder

    Motorists will be able to order and pay in advance for fuel at 220 Tamoil gas stations in the Netherlands from this summer using their smartphone and a new mobile refuelling feature enabled through MyOrder — the mobile ordering and payment service backed by Rabobank.

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    NFC

    13 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 13 April 2016, 12:25

    MTA seeks systems integrator to move NFC fare payments forward

    New York City's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) has released a public bid for a contactless ticketing system that would let commuters pay bus and train fares with a tap of a contactless card or NFC device.

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    BLE

    12 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 12 April 2016, 15:29

    US brewery installs BLE beacons on beer taps

    Drinkers of Schlafly Beer in St Louis, Missouri can now receive information about drink specials, tasting notes, new beer releases and customised campaigns on their smartphone via Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons attached to the craft brewery's beer taps.

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    HCE

    11 April 2016 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 11 April 2016, 15:12

    NAB Pay signs up 18,000 users since launch

    More than 18,000 Australians have downloaded National Australia Bank’s NAB Pay host card emulation (HCE) based mobile payment service since it launched in January 2016, with more than 60,000 transactions registered to date.

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    May 5th, 2016

    This week's news

    1. Mobeam passes 40m in-store transactions
    2. Apple Pay adds more than 20 US banks
    3. EMV Migration Forum releases EMV testing and certification white paper
    4. Samsung Pay adds support from 39 US banks
    5. The State Bank of Vietnam urges transition to EMV
    6. Kohl’s integrates Apple Pay with reward points
    7. Paytm moves towards launching payments bank
    8. Australian digital payments to reach nearly A$1.9bn by 2020
    9. Contactless on the rise in the Netherlands
    10. A third of Europeans have made a mobile payment
    11. Proxama and Mapway launch BLE beacon service on London buses
    12. UK contactless transactions hit 60 per second
    13. Corporate drivers to get mobile payments at the pump
    14. Boon launches in the UK and adds Apple Pay support
    15. NFC Forum moves closer to interoperable NFC ticketing
    16. Mobile-only bank goes live in the UK
    17. Proxama integrates Discover’s D-PAS into EMV enablement solution
    18. Google Authenticator to get NFC and BLE?
    19. Apple Pay to get Visa and MasterCard support in Canada?
    20. Turkey aims to be cashless by 2023
    21. SumUp and Payleven merge
    22. Payback to add NFC payments to mobile app
    23. PayPal CEO announces NFC payments expansion
     
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