Enabling Technologies

Is Intel Making A Big Move Into Mobile Payments?

Mobile payment companies are raising massive funds from venture capitalists and investors in light of digital technologies. Over the last few years, Intel Capital is also majorly investing in mobile payment companies. The company has made some good strategic investments to ensure its future in this blooming industry. Let’s take...

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Authentication & Security

EMV Migration Forum Provides Explanation of Fraud Liability Shifts, Advances U.S. EMV Chip Migration

The EMV Migration Forum released a new document, “Understanding the 2015 U.S. Fraud Liability Shifts,” to provide information to assist merchants, acquirers, processors and others implementing EMV chip technology in the U.S. to better understand liability shifts. View the document Today, for most counterfeit card fraud that occurs at retailers’ in-store...

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Payments

NFC Adoption at a Tipping Point in France

NFC payments have gone through a lot of ups and downs over the last 10 years from the Vivotech days to the Apple Pay time now. NFC technology enables short-range wireless transmission of data using electromagnetic radio waves between two NFC-enabled devices. Only when both the user and the merchant...

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Payments

Asia Adopting Host Card Emulation, Thailand To Lead

Host card emulation (HCE) is growing rapidly in Asia. Previously, we have seen all the major HCE pilot projects and implementation happening in the Americas, Europe and Australia. A cloud-based mobile payments platform is being built in Thailand in collaboration with three technology firms; this will help Thai people process...

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Authentication & Security

TSYS and FICO Release Report on How Financial Institutions Should Better Engage Their Digitally Active Customers

TSYS today announced the publication, in association with FICO, of a new report titled “Engaging Customers: Why Should Financial Institutions Move Toward a ‘Bring Your Own Persona’ Approach.” The report explains that with the growing consumer adoption of mobile devices, social media and improved user interfaces, financial institutions can differentiate...

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Enabling Technologies

Digital Wallets 3.0 Era Begins

A digital wallet refers to a utility that stores consumer information and enables payments. While there are many variations of wallets in the market, they all attempt to address the same general group of consumer needs: safely storing personal and financial credentials to enable purchases, enabling a the mobile device...

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Payments

Pinterest Is Introducing Buyable Pins!

Many users of Pinterest have said that they want to buy things they discover on Pinterest. This is why Pinterest is introducing buyable Pins. Buyable Pins will be offered by Pinterest within next few weeks in the US. Pinterest is one of the most popular style-browsing apps which is available...

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