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2012-01-10 18:00:00

The moneto application, microSD and iPhone case enable consumers to make in store purchases with smartphones using MasterCard PayPass® Tap-and-Go technology Dallas, TX (PRWEB) January 10, 2012 moneto, developed by DeviceFidelity, Inc. and Spring Card Systems LLC, announced today the launch of the world´s first commercially available mobile payment solution that provides iPhone and Android users a convenient way to pay while on the go. The moneto iPhone wallet is powered by...

2011-08-09 07:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 9, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Visa Inc. (NYSE: V) today announced plans to accelerate the migration to EMV contact and contactless chip technology in the United States. The adoption of dual-interface chip technology will help prepare the U.S. payment infrastructure for the arrival of NFC-based mobile payments by building the necessary infrastructure to accept and process chip transactions that support either a signature or PIN at the point of sale. "By encouraging...

2011-06-23 14:50:00

LOS ANGELES, June 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartSoft, a leading provider of card payment, card issuance, NFC payments and EMV chip-based training technologies and services to the global banking and payment industries announced a major breakthrough in NFC payments today. Together with partners Turkcell and Plastkart, the companies unveiled Europe's first MNO (Mobile Network Operator) Trusted Service Manager (TSM) mobile solution for NFC Payments approved by MasterCard. The announcement...

2011-06-23 00:00:29

Patent describes a Near Field Communications (NFC) based multiple account wallet implementation for mobile devices Richardson, TX (PRWEB) June 22, 2011 DeviceFidelity, Inc. the world's leader in plug and play mobile payment and contactless technologies announced today, the grant of yet another patent from the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). U.S. Patent No. 7,942,337, granted on May 17, 2011 describes an implementation of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology for enabling mobile...

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