Mutbak, a new company launched by a former hacker and security expert, who recently announced the launch of their first product, a Premium Quality Leather Wallet with RFID Blocking Liners designed to protect the wallet owner’s sensitive information. According to the company, the Bunker uses “Pocket Firewall”, the highest signal and data protection available to…
Austria-based ams has unveiled a new NFC (Near Field Communications) solution for manufacturers of smart watches, wristbands and other space-constrained devices, enabling them to reliably support contactless payments and ticketing.
CTIA-The Wireless Association announces finalists in its three awards programs”Hot for the Holidays, Emerging Technology (E-Tech) and The MobITs. CTIA will showcase entrants’ products and services and announce the winners Thursday, September 10 at CTIA Super Mobility 2015.
The global Internet of Things (IoT) in Retail Market is expected to grow from US$14.3 billion to US$35.5 billion by 2020 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 20.0%. IoT in retail is majorly used to manage inventory, track theft and loss, mobile payments, shopper intelligence, and advertising and marketing inventory.
CardWeb.com’s CardData Reports today features the Wearable Payments Report from Tractica.
Digital payments using wearables devices such as smart watches, fitness trackers, and payment wristbands are an increasing area of focus for industry participants, and consumer acceptance from early trials and deployments has encouraged some of the biggest names in technology and banking to continue their push to drive growth in this nascent market.
Patents disclosing a multi-purpose, multi-card reader with storage, display, and transmission capabilities, available from inventor Adrian Gluck, PhD are going up for sale.
Personalization specialist FESA Card Panama has inked an EMV partnership with Morpho (Safran). Morpho has already conducted more than 40 EMV implementation projects as a consultant in Panama.
A portfolio of 15 U.S. granted patents and 9 applications, disclosing a comprehensive set of systems for improving and securing the existing payment card system is going up for sale. It contains the work of inventor Moon J. Kim, a former IBM Master Inventor and named inventor on over 120 patents.
MD-based StayNTouch has inked another client for its hotel software solutions. Great Wolf Lodge in Williamsburg, Virginia will use the Company’s cloud PMS Mobile Overlay Platform.
Herzliya-based SuperCom is introducing its SafeMobile solution and SuperCyber suite next month. SuperCom offers advanced secure mobile payments ranging from mobile wallet to mobile POS using a set of components and platforms to enable secure mobile payments and financial services.
Apple Pay is headed skyward as JetBlue will become the first major domestic carrier in the U.S. to accept Apple Pay on flights.