Fingerprint Cards collaborates with Valid to launch contactless biometric payment card integrating T-Shape

December 04, 2019 at 10:25AM World-leading biometrics company, Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints) and Valid, a global payment technology provider, are collaborating to bring contactless biometric payment cards to the market. The card, recently demonstrated at Money 2020 USA, features Fingerprints’ T-Shape module which is part of the 1300-series. It has ultra-low power consumption and is tailored to be integrated in… Source Fingerprint Cards collaborates with Valid to launch contactless biometric payment card integrating T-Shape … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Fingerprint Cards collaborates with Valid to launch contactless biometric payment card integrating T-Shape Continue reading Fingerprint Cards collaborates with Valid to launch contactless biometric payment card integrating T-Shape

Agreement between SIA and Unicocampania to enable contactless payments on public transport in Naples and at regional level

November 27, 2019 at 11:01AM Trials to begin in the second half of 2020 Thanks to SIA’s digital platform, citizens and tourists will be able to pay for tickets directly at the terminals in the underground, railway, cable car and bus network stations The world of public transport is preparing to face a new challenge. Thanks to the agreement signed between SIA and the Unicocampania Consortium, trials will start in the… Source Agreement between SIA and Unicocampania to enable contactless payments on public transport in Naples and at regional level … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Agreement between SIA and … Continue reading Agreement between SIA and Unicocampania to enable contactless payments on public transport in Naples and at regional level

New York’s MTA to extend contactless payments to more stations, buses

November 21, 2019 at 11:33AM The Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) announced that OMNY, the new contactless fare paymen… New York’s MTA to extend contactless payments to more stations, buses … Selected by FCREG Search Web: New York’s MTA to extend contactless payments to more stations, buses Continue reading New York’s MTA to extend contactless payments to more stations, buses

MYPINPAD: AHEAD OF THE CURVE WHEN IT COMES TO PAYMENT ACCEPTANCE INNOVATION ENABLING TABLETS AND MOBILES TO ACCEPT CONTACTLESS PAYMENTS

November 13, 2019 at 10:35AM MYPINPAD, the global leader in secure personal authentication for payment solutions, has developed a software-only based contactless payment solution, designed to remove the need for additional mPOS hardware. A variation of its MPP SoftPOS solution suite, the technology has been built ahead of but aligned to PCI’s Contactless Payments on COTS[1] (CPoC) standard, which is due to be released at the… Source MYPINPAD: AHEAD OF THE CURVE WHEN IT COMES TO PAYMENT ACCEPTANCE INNOVATION ENABLING TABLETS AND MOBILES TO ACCEPT CONTACTLESS PAYMENTS … Selected by FCREG Search Web: MYPINPAD: AHEAD OF THE CURVE WHEN IT … Continue reading MYPINPAD: AHEAD OF THE CURVE WHEN IT COMES TO PAYMENT ACCEPTANCE INNOVATION ENABLING TABLETS AND MOBILES TO ACCEPT CONTACTLESS PAYMENTS

Happy tapping: why it’s time for a more secure solution to contactless fraud

October 08, 2019 at 09:32AM Since their launch in 2007, contactless cards have revolutionised the payment industry. Contactless payments overtook chip-and-PIN as of July 2018, with more than 52% of the UK’s monthly card transactions conducted through a contactless card. Thanks to the ease of tap-and-pay transactions, consumers now expect to pay with contactless not only at big retailers, but also from market stall holders… Source Happy tapping: why it’s time for a more secure solution to contactless fraud … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Happy tapping: why it’s time for a more secure solution to contactless fraud Continue reading Happy tapping: why it’s time for a more secure solution to contactless fraud

SIA brings contactless payments to Rome’s public transport system

September 19, 2019 at 01:01AM Romans can now pay for their railway and subway journeys with their contactless cards and NFC-enable… SIA brings contactless payments to Rome’s public transport system … Selected by FCREG Search Web: SIA brings contactless payments to Rome’s public transport system Continue reading SIA brings contactless payments to Rome’s public transport system

SIA brings contactless payment to Rome’s metro and rail stations

September 18, 2019 at 02:45PM SIA has created the digital platform that enables passengers in Rome to pay for their tickets in Atac’s subway and railway network directly at the turnstiles using contactless credit and debit cards (MasterCard, Visa and American Express), also virtualized on smartphones and wearable devices, in a simple, fast and secure manner. The innovative Tap&Go service is based on SIA’s technological… Source SIA brings contactless payment to Rome’s metro and rail stations … Selected by FCREG Search Web: SIA brings contactless payment to Rome’s metro and rail stations Continue reading SIA brings contactless payment to Rome’s metro and rail stations

Contactless gets a makeover in the UK

September 18, 2019 at 09:59AM The deadline hanging over Europe is finally here. No, not Brexit, but PSD2’s September 14 mandate for the implementation of SCA (or, to those unfamiliar, Strong Customer Authentication). The European law and its implementation by banks has stirred a lot of discussion across the continent – especially in the UK. Already leaders in the open banking game, its unsurprising that the British banking… Source Contactless gets a makeover in the UK … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Contactless gets a makeover in the UK Continue reading Contactless gets a makeover in the UK

‘Contactless tackle’ lets fans feel the force of a real England rugby player

September 17, 2019 at 01:01AM With the rugby World Cup around the corner, fans in London got a taste on Friday of what it’s like t… ‘Contactless tackle’ lets fans feel the force of a real England rugby player … Selected by FCREG Search Web: ‘Contactless tackle’ lets fans feel the force of a real England rugby player Continue reading ‘Contactless tackle’ lets fans feel the force of a real England rugby player

The Fintech Fix: Moving to a Contactless Life?

September 13, 2019 at 01:59PM In this week’s episode of The Fintech Fix, we will be finding out about how we will paying for things from our car seat, using blockchain for cross border payments and why P O S terminals will be chucked in the bin. Source The Fintech Fix: Moving to a Contactless Life? … Selected by FCREG Search Web: The Fintech Fix: Moving to a Contactless Life? Continue reading The Fintech Fix: Moving to a Contactless Life?

Nissan to fit contactless payment tags into all cars sold in Brazil

September 12, 2019 at 01:01AM Nissan is to equip all new and used cars in Brazil with contactless payment stickers, enabling drive… Nissan to fit contactless payment tags into all cars sold in Brazil … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Nissan to fit contactless payment tags into all cars sold in Brazil Continue reading Nissan to fit contactless payment tags into all cars sold in Brazil

Mobeewave deploys secure, certified contactless mPOS payments worldwide

August 28, 2019 at 10:21AM Mobeewave, a pioneer in contactless mobile card payment acceptance, is gearing-up for the opening of a new segment in the payments market; NFC-enabled contactless payments on mobile devices. The company develops PCI-compliant patented technology, including a secure payments platform as well as turnkey and customizable payment apps, that enable merchants to accept debit and credit payments by… Source Mobeewave deploys secure, certified contactless mPOS payments worldwide … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Mobeewave deploys secure, certified contactless mPOS payments worldwide Continue reading Mobeewave deploys secure, certified contactless mPOS payments worldwide

City of London installs contactless donation points to help rough sleepers

August 16, 2019 at 01:01AM The City of London is installing contactless donation points where people can give money to a charit… City of London installs contactless donation points to help rough sleepers … Selected by FCREG Search Web: City of London installs contactless donation points to help rough sleepers Continue reading City of London installs contactless donation points to help rough sleepers

Where will facial recognition payments take the place of contactless?

August 09, 2019 at 09:40AM By Noel Peatfield, Marketing Manager, FINTECH Circle The success of contactless helped coin the term ‘frictionless’ to describe how customers can breeze through making a payment with only a thin layer of air separating them from the card reader. Initially this incremental advancement from Chip and PIN came with its own concerns as we moved into the unknown. Fears of people swiping our contactless… Source Where will facial recognition payments take the place of contactless? … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Where will facial recognition payments take the place of contactless? Continue reading Where will facial recognition payments take the place of contactless?

Cracking the contactless code: Positive Technologies claims vulnerability

July 29, 2019 at 03:10PM Researchers at Positive Technologies claim to have discovered flaws that allow hackers to bypass the… Cracking the contactless code: Positive Technologies claims vulnerability … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Cracking the contactless code: Positive Technologies claims vulnerability Continue reading Cracking the contactless code: Positive Technologies claims vulnerability

Visa card vulnerability can bypass contactless limits

July 29, 2019 at 02:04PM Positive Technologies has today announced that researchers Leigh-Anne Galloway and Timur Yunusov have discovered flaws that allow hackers to bypass the payment limits on Visa contactless cards. Positive Technologies tested the attack with five major UK banks, successfully bypassing the UK contactless verification limit of £30 on all tested Visa cards, irrespective of the card terminal. Source Visa card vulnerability can bypass contactless limits … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Visa card vulnerability can bypass contactless limits Continue reading Visa card vulnerability can bypass contactless limits

Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters

July 15, 2019 at 10:37AM With Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) today launching contactless payments on Manchester’s Me… Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters Continue reading Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters

Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters

July 15, 2019 at 08:51AM With Transport for Greater Manchester (TfGM) today launching contactless payments on Manchester’s Metrolink tram network, new research commissioned by Visa looking into travellers experiences using public transport, reveals half (49%) of UK commuters view the introduction of contactless payments as the single most significant improvement to their overall public transport experience. Source Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters … Selected by FCREG Search Web: Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters Continue reading Contactless payments are biggest improvement to public transport experience, say UK commuters

FIME helps ID TECH achieve industry’s first EMV® Contactless Interface 3.0 approval

July 08, 2019 at 10:22AM ID TECH has received the industry’s first EMV®* Contactless Interface v3.0 approval for its ViVOpay line of contactless payment devices. FIME’s services were instrumental in certifying ID TECH’s contactless product with EMVCo’s updated EMV Level 1 Specification. The enhanced specification addresses the latest interoperability and communication needs of EMV acceptance devices and contactless… Source FIME helps ID TECH achieve industry’s first EMV® Contactless Interface 3.0 approval … Selected by FCREG Search Web: FIME helps ID TECH achieve industry’s first EMV® Contactless Interface 3.0 approval Continue reading FIME helps ID TECH achieve industry’s first EMV® Contactless Interface 3.0 approval