San Diego-based iWallet has introduced BIO-BLU Biometric Bluetooth Smart locking technology to its technology portfolio. iWallet is focused on bringing-to-market biometric products designed to protect credit cards, jewelry, prescription medications and other valuables.
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Effective October 2015 Visa will accept airline-supplied flight manifests as a remedy for fraud payment card chargebacks. This remedy represents an opportunity for the airline industry to recoup millions of dollars lost each year in “friendly fraud,” which occurs when a cardholder claims fraud for a transaction they were involved in.
New research shows shoppers’ number one pain-point limiting them from regularly using coupons is forgetting them at checkout in-store. In fact, 79% of surveyed shoppers shared they would not buy an item if they forgot to bring a coupon in-store.
Miura Systems, the market leading UK-based mPOS platform provider has teamed with AZ-based Apriva, provider of secure end-to-end wireless transaction and information solutions.
Apple Pay is making everyday payments even better by adding support for rewards programs and store-issued credit and debit cards with iOS 9. Apple Pay will also give shoppers more ways to pay in the US, expanding merchant acceptance to over one million locations next month and bringing support for Discover this fall.
Apple unveiled iOS 9 making devices more intelligent and proactive with powerful search and improved Siri features. New multitasking features designed specifically for iPad allow you to work with two apps simultaneously, side-by-side or with the new Picture-in-Picture feature, to keep watching a video while browsing the web, composing email or using any other app.
TSYS and FICO released a new report titled “Engaging Customers: Why Should Financial Institutions Move Toward a ‘Bring Your Own Persona’ Approach.”
TSYS announced Chip Card on Demand, a new card manufacturing service that allows chips to be added to EMV-capable magnetic stripe cards or customized cards from TSYS Card Shop” as needed by issuers ” during the production process.
Coupa Software announced a strategic alliance with MasterCard. The partnership, which has been formed through MasterCard’s Commercial Products and Enterprise Partnerships teams, aims to develop a set of services that further enhance the payment experience of Coupa’s more than 500 customers.
Kohl’s will be among the first retailers to integrate both its Kohl’s Charge private credit card as a form of payment as well as its successful Yes2You Rewards loyalty program within Apple Pay.
Walgreens launched its app for Apple Watch that helps people take medications as prescribed through the easy-to-use Pill Reminder and Refill Reminder features as well as make easy payments. Walgreens also announcedthe planned integration of Balance Rewards with Apple Pay, coming this fall to stores with the launch of rewards support for Apple Pay.