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    • Inside Secure has been the new name for Inside Contactless since late 2010.

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    Inside wins NFC phone order

    February 6th, 2012

    Inside Secure has announced its NFC chip technology has been chosen to power “a next-generation smartphone from a leading mobile phone manufacturer.” The new phone is scheduled to be introduced by mid-year, “will run on one of the most widely used mobile operating systems under license” and will use Inside’s MicroRead NFC controller chip and Open NFC protocol stack software.

    Utility meters to get NFC top-ups

    January 24th, 2012

    Inside Secure and embedded semiconductor maker Freescale have developed a reference design for an NFC-enabled prepaid utility meter that users can top up with their NFC phone. The meters would allow householders who prepay for their electricity and other utilities to cut out the need to insert coins or make a special trip to top up a prepaid account card or key.

    Inside updates Open NFC for ICS

    January 17th, 2012

    Inside Secure has released a new version of its open source NFC protocol stack. Open NFC 4.3.3 for Google Android 4.0 enables device manufacturers to include support for the latest NFC features included in Ice Cream Sandwich as well as access to multiple secure elements and is available to download free of charge.

    Intel signs NFC deal with Inside Secure

    December 18th, 2011

    “We look forward to working with Inside to develop and bring to market a range of exciting connectivity solutions for mainstream consumer products that incorporate NFC features,” says the head of the semiconductor giant’s Mobile Wireless Group. More

    Inside works with CorFire

    December 2nd, 2011

    Inside Secure and CorFire, the US arm of Korean NFC specialist SK C&C, are working together to make sure that the French chip maker’s NFC controllers, secure elements and Open NFC protocol stack are fully interoperable with CorFire’s CorTSM trusted service management platform. CorFire technology is used by First Data to manage Google Wallet applications.

    Inside ranks in Tech Fast 500

    November 25th, 2011

    Inside Secure has been included in the Deloitte Technology Fast 500 EMEA, a ranking of the 500 fastest growing technology companies in Europe, the Middle East and Africa. The French company, which is expected to go public in the near future, has grown operating revenue 318% over five years. Mobile banking specialist Monitise also made the list, with 2,408% growth over the same period.

    Inside shows off NFC on a SIM

    November 15th, 2011

    The digital security specialist has developed an NFC card emulation solution that fits within a standard SIM form factor, allowing NFC to be added to any mobile phone. More

    Inside Secure launches counterfeit detection system for luxury goods

    November 10th, 2011

    The new VaultIC150 solution uses NFC to provide manufacturers and buyers of high-end consumer products with proof that an item is the genuine article. More

    Inside ships 10m NFC chips

    October 25th, 2011

    Inside Secure has shipped 10 million MicroRead and SecuRead NFC controller chips so far in 2011, and the company’s capacity for NFC chip shipments now exceeds five million units per month. “Inside’s NFC chip shipments indicate that this market is achieving significant penetration as more and more mobile device and other consumer electronics device makers begin to integrate NFC functionality into their product offerings,” says chief operating officer Charles Walton.

    Inside hires NFC evangelist

    September 30th, 2011

    Digital security specialist Inside Secure has appointed Laurent Sanchez as vice president of applications and ecosystems. Sanchez’s role will include evangelising Open NFC, establishing relationships and launching strategic initiatives with partners in the payment and mobile ecosystems. Sanchez has previously worked for Palm, Gemplus, and Verifone.

    Sonim launches XP1301 rugged NFC phone

    September 20th, 2011

    The ultra-rugged phone maker’s first NFC handset offers special features designed for tough commercial applications. More

    OSPT Alliance publishes open standard for contactless transit payments

    September 9th, 2011

    The organisation, which aims to establish an open standard for transport ticketing to rival Mifare, has made available the first version of its Cipurse specification. More

    Inside Secure to resume IPO “as soon as possible”

    July 7th, 2011

    NFC chip specialist Inside Secure has postponed its planned flotation, CEO Remy de Tonnac confirmed to NFC World, but the company plans to resume the IPO process as soon as it can. More

    ZTE signs NFC phone deal with Inside Secure

    June 28th, 2011

    The Chinese handset manufacturer will integrate Inside’s NFC technology into its GSM and next-generation TD-SCDMA smart phone platform, which is based on the Android operating system. More

    Inside Secure postpones IPO?

    June 21st, 2011

    NFC chip specialist Inside Secure has postponed its planned IPO “due to market conditions”, a source close to the company has told Reuters. A press briefing that was scheduled to take place on June 22… More

    NFC news in brief • 17 May 2011

    May 17th, 2011

    News in brief from the NFC world and beyond: US files lawsuit against Verifone/Hypercom deal • iPhone 5 unlikely to support NFC payments, says analyst • ‘Paper’ phone unveiled • Vivotech adds NFC to mag stripe terminals • Hashable adds NFC to contacts app • Sequent raises funds • Connecthings invests in Lifera • and more… More

    NFC chip maker Inside Secure begins IPO process

    May 17th, 2011

    NFC and contactless chip specialist Inside Secure has taken the first official step on the road to an initial public offering (IPO) on the NYSE Euronext stock exchange in Paris by filing registration papers with French… More

    Inside Secure heading for stock market flotation?

    May 9th, 2011

    NFC and contactless chip specialist Inside Secure has hired two banks in preparation for an initial public offering on the Paris stock market, according to a Reuters report based on information received from “people familiar with the… More

    Yespay Wallet to be ready for NFC by end of 2011

    April 11th, 2011

    Yespay International is to introduce an NFC mobile wallet service that will allow customers to use coupons and discount vouchers via NFC by the end of the year, the company’s CEO has told NFC World…. More

    Inside Secure bids for share of Android NFC chip market

    February 10th, 2011

    NFC and contactless chip specialist Inside Secure has begun the task of trying to convince the industry that NXP is not the only game in town when it comes to adding NFC functionality to Android mobile phones with the launch of version 4.2 of its open source NFC protocol stack. More

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