SecureKey – 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, 15 Feb 2019 15:47:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.0.3 https://www.nfcworld.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/02/cropped-nfc-world-site-icon-32x32.png SecureKey – NFC World https://www.nfcworld.com 32 32 37289602 Canadian banks to test blockchain digital identity network for consumers https://www.nfcworld.com/2017/03/21/351079/canadian-banks-test-blockchain-digital-identity-network-consumers/ Tue, 21 Mar 2017 14:29:53 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=51079 A blockchain-based digital identity network that will let Canadians verify their identity to organisations of their choice and access services such as new bank accounts, driving licenses or utilities using a mobile app is now undergoing testing ahead of a planned launch later this year. The service is backed by a group of Canadian banks that includes BMO, CIBC, Desjardins, RBC, Scotiabank and TD.

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Carta to host payments and fintech leaders at Mobey Day Toronto https://www.nfcworld.com/2016/11/23/348681/carta-host-payments-fintech-leaders-mobey-day-toronto/ Wed, 23 Nov 2016 17:27:58 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=48681 PARTNER NEWS: Carta Worldwide is preparing to welcome leaders from across the payments and financial technology industry to the first Mobey Day in North America, to be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Toronto from 7-8 December. The event will bring together speakers from PayPal, IBM, Transferwise, SecureKey, World First, Visa, Mastercard, Trov, CaixaBank […]

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Royal Canadian Mint picks NFC for virtual currency pilot https://www.nfcworld.com/2014/02/20/327959/royal-canadian-mint-picks-nfc-virtual-currency-pilot/ Thu, 20 Feb 2014 19:03:34 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=27959 The Royal Canadian Mint is piloting its MintChip digital currency in the cafeterias at its Ottawa and Winnipeg facilities — and is using NFC technology to enable employees to make purchases with the Bitcoin alternative. MintChip is designed to be a digital representation of money, sharing many of the same qualities as physical cash. Transactions […]

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SecureKey signs with Enstream to provide mobile credentials https://www.nfcworld.com/2013/02/24/322590/securekey-signs-with-enstream-to-provide-mobile-credentials/ Sun, 24 Feb 2013 22:59:22 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=22590 Customers of Canadian mobile operators Bell Mobility, Rogers and Telus will be able to use NFC for secure authentication and identification after the EnStream mobile commerce joint venture signed a deal with credential issuer SecureKey. SecureKey recently launched an authentication service for the Government of Canada that enables Canadians to use their bank authentication credentials to obtain […]

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NFC Forum adds 22 new members https://www.nfcworld.com/2012/11/27/321325/nfc-forum-adds-22-new-members/ Tue, 27 Nov 2012 15:58:55 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=21325 New companies joining the NFC standards body include Acer, Bell Mobility, China UnionPay and Lenovo. Qualcomm has upgraded to sponsor level and Kovio to principal level membership.

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MasterCard certifies Inside Secure payments applet https://www.nfcworld.com/2012/11/13/321083/mastercard-certifies-inside-secure-payments-applet/ Tue, 13 Nov 2012 12:15:03 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=21083 Inside Secure‘s Mobile MasterCard PayPass M/Chip 4 payment applet has received MasterCard‘s Cast and Functional certification when credentials are stored on the chip specialist’s SecuRead embedded NFC module or VaultSecure secure element. Functional certification confirms that the application works in accordance with MasterCard’s specifications, while Cast — the compliance assessment and security testing program — […]

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Cirque demos EMV trackpad https://www.nfcworld.com/2012/11/07/320933/cirque-demos-emv-trackpad/ Wed, 07 Nov 2012 10:11:51 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=20933 Capacitive sensing provider Cirque has teamed up with authentication specialist SecureKey to build EMV payments security into its GlidePoint NFC-enabled trackpad. The new GlideSecure trackpads “will provide an ideal solution for personal authentication and payment applications” say the partners.

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Inside Secure launches multi-owner secure element https://www.nfcworld.com/2012/10/29/320799/inside-secure-launches-multi-owner-secure-element/ Mon, 29 Oct 2012 10:01:25 +0000 http://www.nfcworld.com/?p=20799 "With the availability of the VaultSecure IC, smartphone manufacturers, mobile network operators and other trusted third parties can co-own the SE and install, personalize and administer their own open- or closed-loop payment, access control, transit, loyalty or other secure applets,” says Inside's Pierre Garnier.

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NFC news in brief • 7 March 2011 https://www.nfcworld.com/2011/03/07/36374/nfc-news-in-brief-7-march-2011/ Mon, 07 Mar 2011 23:37:48 +0000 http://www.nearfieldcommunicationsworld.com/?p=6374 News in brief from the NFC world and beyond: Norwegians ready to ditch cash • Airtag raises €4m • Cassis signs TSM deals • Intel invests in NFC firm • NEC introduces NFC POS device • AT&T adds ShopAlerts • Square hits $1m a day

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NFC news in brief • 11 Oct 2010 https://www.nfcworld.com/2010/10/11/34625/nfc-news-in-brief/ Mon, 11 Oct 2010 10:00:04 +0000 http://www.nearfieldcommunicationsworld.com/?p=4625 News in brief from the NFC world and beyond: First Osaifu-Keitai smartphone • Antenna designer broadcasts Samsung success • St Petersburg metro test • NFC is key to BMW's Connected Drive • NFC Forum's new member • Gauthier moves to PayPal • Toro and Collis partner up • and more...

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