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    US banks pilot mobile wallet authentication and issuance at the ATM

    October 21st, 2015

    PARTNER NEWS: ATM manufacturer Diebold has teamed up with HCE specialist SimplyTapp to offer banks a way to use their ATM network to add a layer of card present security to their mobile wallet provisioning… More

    Ask the Expert: HCE pioneer Doug Yeager — See it now on NFC World

    September 11th, 2015

    NFC World’s ‘Ask the Expert: HCE pioneer Doug Yeager’ webinar is now available to view online. 314 people registered to attend the live event and participants gave the presentation an overall rating of 4.2 out… More

    Put your questions to HCE pioneer Doug Yeager tomorrow

    September 9th, 2015

    Close to 300 people have registered to attend tomorrow’s NFC World webinar with host card emulation (HCE) pioneer and SimplyTapp CEO Doug Yeager. Doug will be taking questions on technical, operational, business and strategic issues around mobile payments. “Ask the Expert: HCE Pioneer Doug Yeager” will be broadcast live at 16:00 BST on Thursday, 10 September and you can sign up to attend here.

    HCE webinar: one week to go

    September 3rd, 2015

    Join NFC World and SimplyTapp on September 10 for a unique opportunity to put your questions on HCE, tokenization, Apple Pay, Android Pay and more to host card emulation pioneer Doug Yeager. You can submit your questions in advance of this webinar by email to You’ll also be able to put questions to Doug during the live event, which will be moderated by NFC World’s editor, Sarah Clark. Find out more and register for this event here.

    SimplyTapp picks up contactless payments award

    August 25th, 2015

    PARTNER NEWS: HCE specialist SimplyTapp has been awarded Best Contactless Payments Solution of the Year at the 2015 Future Digital Awards, organised by UK-based firm Juniper Research. “We’re honored to win Best Contactless Payments Solution… More

    Join NFC World for a live Q&A with HCE pioneer Doug Yeager

    August 13th, 2015

    The next event in NFC World’s free educational webinar series will be a unique opportunity to get answers to your technical, business and operational questions on mobile payments from host card emulation (HCE) pioneer Doug… More

    SpotMe app lets Android users spend Apple Pay cash

    March 3rd, 2015

    Android users can spend their iPhone-owning friends’ money using a new app that can capture NFC payment transaction tokens from other devices and hold onto them before spending them later. More

    HCE specialist SimplyTapp raises an additional US$2.5m

    February 5th, 2015

    PARTNER NEWS: Fast growing mobile payments platform provider Mozido has made a US$2.5m investment in SimplyTapp, bringing the total amount raised in the host card emulation (HCE) specialist’s Series B financing round to US$10.1m. The new… More

    SimplyTapp explains the role of token requestors in mobile payments

    January 20th, 2015

    PARTNER NEWS: Token requestors play a key role in the delivery of mobile payment services like Apple Pay, Doug Yeager, CEO of SimplyTapp, explains in a blog post — and taking the time to get… More

    SimplyTapp raises US$6m to grow HCE

    November 12th, 2014

    PARTNER NEWS: Host card emulation (HCE) specialist SimplyTapp has closed a US$6m Series B funding round. The round was led by a new, undisclosed lead investor with both Lightspeed Venture Partners and Blue Sky Capital… More

    SimplyTapp launches open source tokenization project

    October 24th, 2014

    A new open source software project designed to help banks offer tokenized card payments has been launched by HCE specialist SimplyTapp. “We feel the accessibility and control of current offerings are pretty restrictive and there… More

    SimplyTapp compares Apple Pay and Android HCE

    September 17th, 2014

    PARTNER NEWS: A new blog post from HCE specialist SimplyTapp explains how Apple is using tokens in its new Apple Pay NFC mobile payments service — and how that compares with the way tokens are used to enable Android phones to make NFC mobile payments using host card emulation (HCE). “The important concept that has gotten lost with the Apple announcement is that the concept of ‘tokenization’ as Apple Pay uses [it] is still the exact plan for tokenization in the Android space,” CEO Doug Yeager explains.

    ABnote to add HCE to TSM platform

    February 20th, 2014

    Global card manufacturer and NFC service provider ABnote is to integrate SimplyTapp’s host card emulation (HCE) technology into its trusted service manager (TSM) platform, enabling card issuers to deploy cloud-based NFC payments solutions to their… More

    SimplyTapp gets funding for HCE

    November 27th, 2013

    SimplyTapp, the US startup which created Host Card Emulation, bypassing the need to use a carrier controlled SIM-based secure element in NFC transactions, has raised a Series A funding round led by Lightspeed Venture Partners…. More

    Google gets around the carriers with Host Card Emulation for NFC payments

    October 31st, 2013

    Google has introduced support for Host Card Emulation in Android 4.4 KitKat, enabling any Android NFC device to be used for mobile payments and other secure applications — without needing access to a secure element…. More

    SimplyTapp proposes secure elements in the cloud

    September 19th, 2012

    A US-based start-up has developed an alternative approach to storing the sensitive data required to make a transaction with an NFC phone. Rather than placing it in a secure element on the phone, SimplyTapp stores the data in the cloud on a “remote secure element” and passes encrypted transaction data through the phone to a point-of-sale terminal when the user makes a purchase. More