Briefs: ATOM; UNIONPAY; PARKMOBILE; and ACI

In Other News: ATOM (tickets); UNIONPAY (c-store); PARKMOBILE (CT); and ACI (FL). ATOM – Atom Tickets, the first-of-its-kind mobile movie ticketing platform, expands its service to moviegoers in more than 70 major metros across the U.S., including: New York, Chicago, Philadelphia, Boston, Washington, DC, Cleveland, Indianapolis, and Baltimore in collaboration with leading exhibitors AMC Theatres,…

Briefs: TNS; FISERV; PERK; and DR

In Other News: TNS (network); FISERV (CUs); PERK (earn-out); and DR (award). TNS – Transaction Network Services (TNS) has launched a dual diverse network for its dial payments traffic, giving acquirers full redundancy and fail over capabilities through one supplier relationship.The service, which is now live across the US and Canada, provides two different and…

Mobile Card Control Functionality is Converging

Mobile Card Control Functionality is Converging

Mobile card control functionality is converging at the intersection of fraud management and cardholder empowerment. Not surprisingly, card controls are expanding in an environment driven by people-centric mobile experiences. As a result, consumers are finding their card networks and issuers offering a wide-ranging choice of customized card controls that can be activated at the touch…

Mozido and TWMP Consortium Adopt HCE Technology

Mozido and TWMP Consortium Adopt HCE Technology

Mozido announced 14 banks within the Taiwan Mobile Payment Co (TWMP) consortium have adopted its pioneering HCE technology.  The remaining 12 banks will launch later this year. Mozido’s HCE solution provides a mobile wallet capability for TWMP that supports consumers using HCE cloud-based NFC phones.  TWMP is one of the first significant HCE implementations globally,…

Gemalto & RioCard Implement Contactless Ticket Wristbands

Gemalto & RioCard Implement Contactless Ticket Wristbands

Gemalto has teamed with RioCard, Rio de Janeiro’s public transportation ticketing operator, to implement contactless transport ticket wristbands. When fully implemented, the solution will simplify secure payments and improve convenience ensuring smoother travel in any mode of transportation (bus, ferry, subway and train) for more than 10 million residents and visitors to Brazil’s second largest…