NFC World » Inside Secure http://www.nfcworld.com The near field communication news source - NFC, contactless, mobile payments, RF SIM, RFID and more Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:07:44 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.3 Inside Secure acquires Metaforic for HCE payments http://www.nfcworld.com/2014/04/07/328617/inside-secure-acquires-metaforic-hce-payments/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2014/04/07/328617/inside-secure-acquires-metaforic-hce-payments/#comments Mon, 07 Apr 2014 12:14:25 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=28617 Inside Secure has bought software obfuscation and encryption specialist Metaforic. The deal will provide “access to key technologies for enabling cloud-based mobile payments security with host card emulation” and is valued at US$11.6m plus a...

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Intel and Inside Secure agree US$19.2m NFC technology deal http://www.nfcworld.com/2014/04/01/328568/intel-inside-secure-agree-us19-2m-nfc-technology-deal/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2014/04/01/328568/intel-inside-secure-agree-us19-2m-nfc-technology-deal/#comments Tue, 01 Apr 2014 17:57:22 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=28568 Intel is to acquire Inside Secure‘s next generation NFC modem technology in a US$19.2m deal that will also see the existing NFC licensing agreement between the two companies being converted into “a broad and fully...

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Delage to include NFC chips in premium leather bags http://www.nfcworld.com/2014/01/30/327715/delage-include-nfc-chips-premium-leather-bags/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2014/01/30/327715/delage-include-nfc-chips-premium-leather-bags/#comments Thu, 30 Jan 2014 15:22:46 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=27715 French leather goods brand Delage has partnered with NFC object identification specialist Selinko to integrate NFC tags into its range of premium leather bags. The chips will be provided by Inside Secure and the first...

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French firm sues HTC and LG for NFC patent infringement http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/12/10/327288/french-firm-sues-htc-lg-nfc-patent-infringement/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/12/10/327288/french-firm-sues-htc-lg-nfc-patent-infringement/#comments Tue, 10 Dec 2013 13:27:35 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=27288 Intellectual property commercialisation firm France Brevets has filed patent infringement lawsuits against phone makers HTC and LG in the US and Germany, for using two NFC patents that were granted to Inside Secure in 2004...

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Inside updates VaultIC tag http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/11/15/326863/inside-updates-vaultic-tag/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/11/15/326863/inside-updates-vaultic-tag/#comments Fri, 15 Nov 2013 11:57:51 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=26863 Inside Secure has redesigned its dual-interface VaultIC 150/150D security module to include a new privacy mode which requires strong authentication to access its contents, complying with the ‘silent by design’ philosophy of the Internet of...

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Inside Secure doubles NFC sales http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/08/05/325337/inside-secure-doubles-nfc-sales/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/08/05/325337/inside-secure-doubles-nfc-sales/#comments Mon, 05 Aug 2013 15:47:13 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=25337 Security chip specialist Inside Secure‘s mobile NFC division recorded sales of US$9.5m during Q2 2013, double its sales during the first quarter of the year, according to the company’s latest financial results. “As expected, revenue...

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ABI reports NFC chip market shares http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/06/12/324581/abi-reports-nfc-chip-market-shares/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/06/12/324581/abi-reports-nfc-chip-market-shares/#comments Wed, 12 Jun 2013 15:10:15 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=24581 A total of 168m NFC controller ICs and 144m NFC secure element chips were shipped in 2012, according to ABI Research, and NXP topped the chip supplier list for both. For NFC controller chips, NXP...

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NBS adds support for Inside’s embedded secure elements http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/06/05/324418/nbs-adds-support-for-insides-embedded-secure-elements/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/06/05/324418/nbs-adds-support-for-insides-embedded-secure-elements/#comments Wed, 05 Jun 2013 13:51:17 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=24418 NBS Technologies’ Xpressi Trusted Service Manager platform can now be used to provision financial card data onto NFC phones containing Inside Secure’s VaultSecure embedded secure elements. Launched in October 2012, VaultSecure allows multiple third parties...

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Inside Secure NFC chip sales fall http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/04/29/323760/inside-secure-nfc-chip-sales-fall/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/04/29/323760/inside-secure-nfc-chip-sales-fall/#comments Mon, 29 Apr 2013 12:29:30 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=23760 Inside Secure has reported a fall in revenues of 68% year-on-year for its Mobile NFC division. Revenues were just US$4.5m in the first quarter of 2013, down 61% on the fourth quarter of 2012. “BlackBerry...

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Inside Secure NFC controller gets Linux kernel support http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/04/15/323496/inside-secure-nfc-controller-gets-linux-kernel-support/ http://www.nfcworld.com/2013/04/15/323496/inside-secure-nfc-controller-gets-linux-kernel-support/#comments Mon, 15 Apr 2013 15:46:51 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=23496 Inside Secure has announced its MicroRead NFC controller chip is supported in the new 3.9 branch of the Linux kernel, speeding up integration of the chip into a range of Linux based TVs, set-top boxes,...

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