EMVCo – NFC World https://www.nfcworld.com News and analysis on the emerging technologies transforming how consumers choose what to buy, who to buy from, and how to pay Fri, 16 Nov 2018 14:04:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 https://www.nfcworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-nfc-world-site-icon-32x32.png EMVCo – NFC World https://www.nfcworld.com 32 32 37289602 Taiwan Cooperative Bank tests standardized EMVCo QR codes for payments https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/10/08/358270/taiwan-cooperative-bank-tests-standardized-emvco-qr-codes-for-payments/ Mon, 08 Oct 2018 12:47:14 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=58270 “By adopting the EMV QR Code Specification, as supported by Taiwan’s two large domestic payment switches, consumers can enjoy a fast, convenient and secure payment experience. The specifications are intended to be globally interoperable; and with the right mobile application local consumers as well as overseas travellers will be able to use the same QR […]

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ST combines an NFC controller, secure element and eSIM in a single mobile security chip https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/09/28/358158/st-combines-nfc-controller-secure-element-esim-in-single-mobile-security-chip/ Fri, 28 Sep 2018 14:40:54 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=58158 PARTNER NEWS: STMicroelectronics has launched the ST54J, a single system-on-chip that lets mobile phone makers cut bill-of-materials costs, reduce PCB space and deliver faster performance by combining an NFC controller, secure element and eSIM into one unit that supports mobile payments, e-ticketing, remote provisioning and more. “Spearheading the fourth generation of ST’s proven embedded secure […]

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Reader offer: Get a free ‘POS terminal in a box’ dev kit from STMicroelectronics https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/07/16/357575/free-pos-terminal-dev-kit-stmicroelectronics/ Mon, 16 Jul 2018 13:45:41 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=57575 PARTNER NEWS: STMicroelectronics has 10 developer kits for its new contactless payments ‘in a box’ reference design available for NFC World readers to request free of charge. The kits can be used to develop new POS terminals quickly and easily “by making the exhaustive EMVCo certification process easier and faster than ever before.” The ST25R3911B-EMVCo […]

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ST offers contactless payments terminal ‘in a box’ https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/06/06/357225/st-offers-contactless-payments-terminal-in-a-box/ Wed, 06 Jun 2018 16:00:54 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=57225 PARTNER NEWS: STMicroelectronics has released a contactless payment terminal reference design that can be used to quickly build EMV-compliant POS terminals “by making the exhaustive EMVCo certification process easier and faster than ever before.” The ST25R3911B-EMVCo reference design implements a complete EMVCo Level 1 software stack and includes all the required design files and guidelines […]

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TCL picks ST’s NFC controller for Alcatel 3V smartphone https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/06/04/357177/tcl-picks-stmicroelectronics-nfc-controller-for-alcatel-3v-smartphone/ Mon, 04 Jun 2018 13:33:44 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=57177 PARTNER NEWS — “ST’s technology ensures robust connectivity for fast and reliable contactless payments, e-ticket transactions, peer-to-peer data transfer, and emerging use cases including interacting with ‘physical web’ objects like smart posters or store shelves. Superior RF performance also helped TCL Communication to streamline certification to mandatory stringent EMVCo, GSMA and NFC Forum standards for […]

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EMVCo releases QR Payment Mark https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/05/21/357083/emvco-releases-qr-payment-mark/ Mon, 21 May 2018 13:34:46 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=57083 EMVCo has developed a QR Payment Mark that can be used by merchants to indicate that they accept mobile payments which conform to the standards body’s QR Code payment specifications. The goal is to “help promote worldwide acceptance and interoperability,” EMVCo says. The move follows the organization’s introduction last year of a set of QR […]

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Rambus explains how tokenization can add security to healthcare, ID, the blockchain and more https://www.nfcworld.com/2018/02/09/356438/rambus-tokenization-security-healthcare-id-blockchain/ Fri, 09 Feb 2018 10:53:42 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=56438 Tokenization has the potential to increase the security of a wide range of applications beyond payments, from healthcare to social security, logical access control and blockchain applications, Rambus explains in a new ebook which is now available to download from the NFC World Knowledge Centre. “Tokenization can be used to mask any ID credential that […]

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Rambus forecasts omnichannel tokenization and ‘merchant pay’ as key trends for 2018 https://www.nfcworld.com/2017/12/15/355915/rambus-forecasts-omnichannel-tokenization-and-merchant-pay-as-key-trends-for-2018/ Fri, 15 Dec 2017 08:29:33 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=55915 PARTNER NEWS: 2018 will see the emergence of omnichannel tokenization, a wealth of new payment use-cases such as connected cars, and the rise of ‘merchant pay’ — retailer issued mobile wallets — according to Rambus. Tokenization is already widely used to protect NFC transactions, but EMVCo’s updated tokenization framework will extend the benefits to emerging […]

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Six in ten card present transactions are now made with an EMV chip card https://www.nfcworld.com/2017/12/07/355823/six-ten-card-present-transactions-now-made-emv-chip-card/ Thu, 07 Dec 2017 13:05:01 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=55823 “58.9% of card-present contact and contactless transactions globally were EMV-enabled between July 2016 and June 2017. This represents an increase over the prior year, when 42.4% of transactions were EMV-enabled… The United States experienced the largest year-over-year increase, with 31.4% of transactions being EMV-enabled, compared to 7.2% in the same period the prior year.”

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EMVCo releases online and in-app transaction security framework https://www.nfcworld.com/2017/11/03/355450/emvco-releases-online-app-transaction-security-framework/ Fri, 03 Nov 2017 14:11:07 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=55450 “EMV SRC will address the complexities and potential vulnerabilities within the remote payments environment by defining a consistent approach to enable the secure transmission and interaction of payment card data among participants. This helps reduce exposure to data compromise and simplify merchant support of these solutions.”

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