NY-based HYPR is releasing its Biometric Security Integration Kit, an end-to-end biometric security suite intended for developers and manufacturers across the ever-expanding Internet of Things (IoT). The kits are expected to ship in July in the U.S., Canada, and Europe.
Braintree is building and democratizing access to the most sophisticated payment tools, so that innovators and developers around the world can build the next 99designs, Hailo and Rovio. Companies based outside the US are an important part of Braintree’s client base with international transactions accounting for more than a third of Braintree’s authorized payment volume. In an effort to help support innovation globally, the company is letting users Pay with PayPal feature through the Braintree v.zero SDK for our international merchants, beginning with Australia, Canada, France, Germany, Sweden and the UK. They are introducing the rollout of v.zero in these core markets and working to make all of the SDK features available for our tens of thousands of customers across the more than 40 countries we serve globally.
Braintree v.zero SDK foundation for accepting payments is now available with customizable drop-in UI features across platforms, and for the first time enables Pay with PayPal. And though we’re offering so much more in our new v.zero SDK — we’ve made it even easier to integrate. With the new Braintree v.zero SDK, developers can set up payments and be up and running within 15 minutes (or less), while maintaining full control of their user experience. The Braintree v.zero SDK features Pay with PayPal options, a fully optimized Drop-in UI, and is built to stand the test of time – any future feature updates will be simple to add so businesses always have easy access to the best-in-class platform and latest features.
Inside Secure launched the all-in-one “ComboPulse” secure NFC system-in-package (SiP). This makes it easy to add NFC functionality into smart mobile devices. Combining INSIDE “PicoPulse” NFC RF front end “booster” chip, an INSIDE “VaultSEcure” secure element with Java Card OS, an antenna and all passive components in a tiny DFN8 package, the “ComboPulse” SiP requires no additional hardware, no external antenna and no tuning to add best-in-class NFC card emulation and peer-to-peer functions to mobile products at a fraction of the cost and time of traditional NFC solutions. The NFC card emulation capability provided by the ComboPulse SiP allows the mobile device to be used like a contactless smart card to communicate with standard contactless POS and other terminals to make purchases, validate tickets and coupons, accumulate loyalty points and perform banking and other secure transactions.
Regus announced United’s MileagePlus members may earn additional award miles when booking Regus’ range of business services. MileagePlus members earn seven award miles per dollar spent on a new virtual office, meeting room or video communication booking. Five award miles per dollar spent will be earned on new full-time office agreements at any Regus location. United MileagePlus Premier members also receive enrollment into Regus’ Businessworld Gold program, which provides access Regus’ global network of more than 1,200 business lounges in 95 countries.
CradlePoint announced an important new addition to its family of business continuity solutions for the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE Network. CradlePoint has received LTE Certification from Verizon for CradlePoint’s fully-integrated 4G LTE failover solutions for existing multi-WAN CPE routers and new network installs in distributed enterprise locations. Designed from the ground up to provide fixed-location network connectivity for businesses, CradlePoint’s retail failover solutions integrate 3G/4G LTE modems to provide the performance, reliability, and security required for POS transactions and the growing set of high-bandwidth retail cloud computing applications providing enhanced customer service.
TransFirst transaction processing services and payment enabling technologies is set to offer the Epson “TM-T20” thermal receipt printer with its “Transaction Express” virtual terminal payment gateway solution. This offers “Transaction Express” for a complete, secure online payment processing through any Internet-connected device, with Epson’s “TM-T20” printer. The combined solution offers TransFirst merchants a cost-effective, easy, out-of-the-box transaction processing and receipt printing solution ideally suited for a variety of industries, including retail, e-commerce, government, utilities and healthcare. The solution is immediately available to TransFirst’s acquiring partners.
Dataworks payment processing announced its “Clearingworks Platform” now offers app development and implementation with a “drop-in” process. The “Clearingworks” open architecture lets developers implement Apps specific to their business needs while maintaining the security and integrity of our core payment processing. Changes in the payment processing world are widely discussed by analysts.
Fujitsu Component America has released its smallest and most cost-effective, POS receipt printer- approximately 15% smaller than competing printers with similar features. The “FP-1000” printer with its compact 144(W) x184(D) x 120(H)mm footprint is designed for industrial receipt applications such as commercial kitchens, medical/pharmaceutical printing and weigh stations. It prints small text, specialized fonts, graphics, and 1D and 2D barcodes with 203 dpi resolution at180 mm/sec speeds to expedite throughput and reduce wait time. The 3-inch thermal printer mechanism has a life of 60 million lines. It features an integrated paper feed and built-in paper guide that supports selectable paper widths (58mm and 80mm) and paper rolls up to 83mm in diameter.
Millennium Digital Technologies and Liquid Networx have partnered to host the first annual Secure Payments Summit on February 20-21, convening thought leaders on PCI to present the latest in cutting edge solutions. This is with the focus to mitigate the risks inherent to payment environments, for which it will address a review of the current cyber landscape; how the social media explosion impacts your business; fraud trends and best practices; how virtualization impacts security/compliance; legal aspects of information security; changes to the PCI DSS and PA DSS and how these changes will impact the merchant/acquirer relationship and more. Millennium Digital Technologies provides merchants PCI Compliance Solutions and is dedicated to making the process of becoming PCI compliant easy, giving clients access to on-site assistance from our network engineers and 24/7 available customer service.
Canon U.S.A. digital imaging has unveiled its “imageFORMULA CR-135i” High-Volume Check Transport. Providing image quality in a convenient design, ideal for any high-volume check processing environment, the “CR-135i” allows financial institutions, utilities and other organizations improve the efficiency of payment processes and treasury management by processing more checks with greater accuracy in a shorter period of time. It can image 135 checks per minute can handle up to 20,000 items per day, and performs real-time dynamic four-line endorsement.
Teridian Semiconductor Corporation has approved the new Model PT79546 V.22bis Modem Transformer from Datatronic Distribution for use with its reference designs that include the Teridian IC Models 73M901CE and 73M1903. The new PT79546 is a drop-in device developed to support Teridian IC reference designs including 73M2901CE and 73M1903. The Teridian 73M2901CE is a single chip low speed modem that supports basic modem functionality. The integrated data pump (supporting modulations up to ITU-TV.22 bis), controller and analog front end (AFE) are designed specifically for cost sensitive embedded applications, including satellite set-top boxes, point-of-sale terminals and automatic teller machines.The Teridian 73M1903 is a single-chip analog front end (AFE) device used in embedded soft modem and voice applications including high speed data modems, satellite set-top-boxes, POS terminals, MFP and Fax terminals and IP phones. It offers multiple features designed to reduce the external component count and delivers robust performance with a low cost transformer DAA.