CardFlash.com Breaking News: NXT-ID (Fatone); VISA (Singapore); USAT (award); and ACI (AAC).
NEXT-ID – Wocket smart wallet has inked a new video featuring singer, dancer, actor and television personality, Joey Fatone. The new video ad was filmed at the Consumer Electronics Show.The video is part of a new 2016 social media campaign roll-out for the new NFC-enabled Wocket smart wallet.
VISA – Visa has launched of Visa Checkout, a quick and easy payment service that enables Singaporean consumers to pay for goods online, on any device, in just a few clicks. This new service addresses the frustration experienced by many online shoppers by reducing the number of steps required to complete a purchase online. With internet penetration at 81 per cent and the highest smartphone penetration rate globally (88%) Singaporeans are among the top online shoppers in Southeast Asia. Seventy one per cent of Singaporeans shop online at least once a month, an increase from 59 per cent last year.
USAT – USA Technologies says its ePort Connect Service has received a 2015 Smart Machines Innovation Award from IoT Evolution magazine, the leading publication covering IoT technologies.
The IoT Evolution Smart Machines Innovation Award honors products, services, platforms, and applications that are part of the intelligent device market.
ACI – ACI Worldwide says Automobile Acceptance Corporation (AAC) has deployed the ACI UP Bill Payment Solution to grow revenue while ensuring compliance.