PARTNER NEWS: Customers using mobile financial solutions firm Mahindra Comviva’s Mobiquity Wallet for iOS will now be able to send and request payments via a straightforward voice command. The feature forms part of the latest version of the digital wallet platform that leverages Apple’s iOS 10 operating system.
“Mobiquity Wallet has adopted SiriKit, the latest offering from Apple that allows apps to extend Siri, Apple’s voice-controlled virtual assistant,” Mahindra Comviva says. “Mobiquity Wallet users can now send and request payments from others using a simple voice command.
“Moreover, Mobiquity Wallet now comes with 3D Touch integration, a technology that was first introduced in iPhone 6S. With 3D Touch, a wallet user can access the most frequently used features such as transaction history or current balance without opening the wallet application.”
More details can be found in the press release:
mobiquity® Wallet leverages iOS 10’s voice recognition and 3D Touch features to deliver an enhanced digital wallet experience
Mahindra Comviva, the global leader in providing mobility solutions, today announced that the latest version of mobiquity® Wallet, the company’s digital wallet platform for financial institutions, leverages key features of iOS 10, the biggest release ever of Apple’s operating system. mobiquity® Wallet has adopted SiriKit, the latest offering from Apple that allows apps to extend Siri, Apple’s voice-controlled virtual assistant.
mobiquity® Wallet users can now send and request payments from others using a simple voice command. This integration makes simple, seamless and faster digital payments a reality.
Moreover, mobiquity® Wallet now comes with 3D Touch integration, a technology that was first introduced in iPhone 6S. With 3D Touch, a wallet user can access the most frequently used features such as transaction history, current balance without opening the wallet application.
“By integrating Siri voice recognition and 3D Touch features into mobiquity® Wallet, Mahindra Comviva is leading the charge in innovation by providing a digital payments experience centered around innovation in technology,” said Srinivas Nidugondi, SVP and head of mobile financial solutions, Mahindra Comviva. “With this integration, we provide the consumer with more personalization and control which paves the way for an enhanced user experience, and leads to increase in mobile wallet usage,” he said.
mobiquity® Wallet is a white-label mobile wallet solution that represents an evolution in mobile commerce by integrating payments, loyalty, and mobile marketing. It is one of the first wallet platforms to use NFC – HCE, QR code, biometrics and BLE, creating compelling consumer experiences. By integrating location, identity and social features, mobiquity® Wallet delivers a whole new level of digital transaction flexibility. mobiquity® Wallet offers an end-to-end HCE solution including tokenization. HCE simplifies the NFC payment ecosystem and reduces operational costs involved in launching NFC payments. mobiquity® Wallet also provides a patent-pending hybrid HCE offering, which facilitates a higher level of security for mobile payment transactions.
Note: Apple, iPhone, 3D Touch, iOS 10 and Siri are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries.
About Mahindra Comviva
Mahindra Comviva is the global leader of mobility solutions catering to the ‘business of tomorrows’. The company is a subsidiary of Tech Mahindra and a part of the $17.8 bn Mahindra Group. Its extensive portfolio of solutions spans mobile finance, content, infotainment, customer value management, messaging, mobile data and managed VAS services. It enables service providers to enhance customer experience, rationalize costs and accelerate revenue growth. Mahindra Comviva’s solutions are deployed by over 130 mobile service providers and financial institutions in over 90 countries and enrich the lives of over a billion people to deliver a better future. In January 2016, the company acquired a controlling stake in Advanced Technology Solutions (ATS), a leading provider of mobility solutions to the telecom industry in Latin America to strengthen its in-region presence. For more information, please visit http://www.mahindracomviva.com.