Authentication & Security

Hey Apple Pay, “Watch” Out for Samsung as Well

Samsung is apparently working on a Biosignal ID technology for their Gear smartwatch, as reported by Patently Apple. The smartphone giant wants to have its smartwatch be able to make payments in the future. Here is an illustration from Samsung’s new patent application which provides more insights on how the biosignal...

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Authentication & Security

Now Location Based Authentication for Merchants as Well

Zumigo Corporation, an upcoming player in mobile device location and identity verification, has come up with a merchant payments validation service based on the real-time location of a customer’s mobile phone, as well as a service to verify consumers’ identity and credit card credentials during online purchases to prevent e-Commerce...

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Authentication & Security

The 3 Dark Horses of the Payments Industry

Day by day, we witness radical innovations taking place in the payments industry. Not only are there new emerging payment systems that are more robust than ever before, but even consumer behavior is changing, creating more opportunities for the payments industry. There are a number of stakeholders involved who are...

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Payments

National Merchants Association Partners with PAY.ON to Offer Cross-Border Capabilities

National Merchants Association (NMA), known for their expertise in credit card acceptance and merchant services, has partnered with PAY.ON to expand their gateway and utilize industry-leading monitoring and reporting tools, as well as access comprehensive transaction data. NMA’s gateway-to-gateway integration with PAY.ON’s white label global payment gateway will deliver industry-best...

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BankTech

TimesofMoney Announces Launch of ‘Movit’, a New Mobile Money Solution

‘Movit’ – Comprehensive Mobile Money Solution fuels Global mPayments Revolution TimesofMoney, a global digital payments specialist, recently launched its suite of comprehensive Mobile Money solutions, Movit, aimed at catering to the burgeoning mobile payments market. The new-age Movit platform caters to various verticals and businesses including banks, telecom companies, government utilities...

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Authentication & Security

Paypal Continues to Take Preemptive Security Measures; Companies Scramble to Meet EMV Liability Deadline

Here’s what you might have missed on LTP this past weekend, March 27th – March 29th, 2015: CardFlight Integrates EMV Chip Technology for its SwipeSimple Mobile Point-of-Sale Solution With the impending EMV liability shift in October, CardFlight is making sure its partners have nothing to worry about in the future....

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Authentication & Security

PayPal Seeks to Expand its Security Efforts Further; a New Security Center in Israel

Security has always been a top priority at PayPal. For more than 15 years, PayPal has been committed to keeping millions of people’s money safer online. While PayPal does possesses industry-leading fraud models and verification techniques, along with a world-class security team, the company is always looking for ways to make it’s...

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