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    Samsung and Visa announce NFC payments plan that cuts out the carriers

    February 25th, 2013

    The handset maker and payments network have announced a plan to pre-load Visa’s payWave applet on embedded secure elements in “selected” next generation Samsung devices — potentially enabling banks to offer NFC payments without any involvement from the mobile network operators. More

    Isis launches NFC in Austin and Salt Lake City

    October 22nd, 2012

    From today, customers of AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile with an NFC phone can collect an Isis-enabled SIM from any of the carriers’ stores in the two pilot cities. More

    Visa announces ‘one stop’ card provisioning service for NFC mobile phones

    February 27th, 2012

    “Financial institutions, mobile network operators, and even transit operators now have a simple, secure process to activate payment applications at scale and make mobile payments part of everyday life for consumers around the world,” says Visa’s head of mobile products. More

    Visa strikes mobile payments deals with Fundamo and Monitise

    June 13th, 2011

    The credit card giant has acquired mobile payments firm Fundamo and extended its deal with Monitise with the aim of making transactions on any device “safe, easy and reliable,” says Visa’s head of mobile. More