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    Taiwanese banks to use Wave NFC dongle

    January 23rd, 2015

    Taiwan Mobile Payment Co (TWMP), the consortium of regional banks bringing NFC payments to market in Taiwan, is to use Oti Wave, the NFC payment dongle developed by On Track Innovations. TWMP was formed in July 2014 by three Taiwanese banking groups and has since signed up 27 banks to use its NFC hub to connect with local carriers. Oti Wave, unveiled in 2012, is certified by Visa and MasterCard, and has also been adopted by Hong Kong ATM network JetCo. The device has also been tested by a major US bank.

    US bank tests NFC Wave add-on

    September 24th, 2014

    “One of the largest financial institutions in North America” is conducting an NFC mobile payments pilot that uses the Wave NFC device developed by On Track Innovations (OTI) in combination with provisioning and mobile wallet technology provided by ABnote. Wave is certified by both Visa and MasterCard and has also been selected by Hong Kong’s Joint Electronic Teller Services (Jetco) for an NFC payments service it is to offer consumers via its 30 member banks.

    Jetco picks Gemalto for NFC payments

    February 13th, 2014

    Hong Kong’s Joint Electronic Teller Services Limited — Jetco — is to use Gemalto’s LinqUs trusted service management platform for the NFC payments service it is to offer consumers via its 30 member banks. “Jetco… More

    Visa certifies OTI NFC add-on

    February 6th, 2014

    OTI has received Visa certification for its Wave NFC add-on, a device that plugs into the audio jack of a smartphone, tablet or PC to enable NFC payments. Wave is already certified by MasterCard and is to be used for cross-border mobile payments by a group of banks in Hong Kong, Macau and Taiwan.

    ABnote picks OTI’s Wave

    November 19th, 2013

    ABnote is to offer On Track Innovations’ Wave NFC add-on device as an option with its NFC mobile wallet offering. ABnote is to demonstrate the solution, which can be used for payments, healthcare, transit, access control, and loyalty card applications, at the Cartes show this week.

    Samsung announces two Bada NFC smartphones

    August 30th, 2011

    The Wave M and Wave Y smartphones include Samsung’s new ChatOn messaging service and come with NFC as an option. More

    Samsung ready to unveil two new NFC-enabled Bada smartphones

    April 12th, 2011

    Samsung is planning to release two more NFC-enabled Bada-based smartphones later this year, Badaworld reports. The mobile phone manufacturer revealed last week that Samsung France had sold 2.1m smartphones in France during 2010 and expected six million… More

    Deutsche Telekom details T-Mobile NFC rollout plans

    February 21st, 2011

    NFC services will begin in Germany and Poland in 2011 and in the US, the Netherlands and the Czech Republic in 2012. In Germany, the operator looks set to offer its own payments service but in other countries it will partner with other operators or with banks, depending on market conditions. More

    Orange to offer Samsung Wave 578 NFC across Europe — but not in the UK

    February 14th, 2011

    “With the availability of new NFC-enabled devices from Samsung, and many more from our other handset partners to come in 2011, we are moving closer to a world in which we believe mobile contactless services will soon become the norm,” says Orange’s EVP of mobile services. More

    Samsung unveils second NFC phone: The Samsung Wave 578

    Samsung unveils second NFC phone: The Samsung Wave 578

    February 14th, 2011

    Samsung has announced a second mobile phone equipped with near field communication functionality at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The Samsung Wave 578 runs on the handset maker’s own Bada smartphone platform, for which… More