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2012-02-28 08:30:00

World´s most widely adopted contactless technology platform merges with mobile devices. Barcelona, Spain (PRWEB) February 28, 2012 The MIFARE4Mobile Industry Group, which consists of leading players in the Near Field Communication (NFC) ecosystem including Ericsson, Gemalto, Giesecke & Devrient, NXP Semiconductors, Oberthur Technologies, STMicroelectronics and ViVOtech, today announced a significant milestone in the adoption of MIFARE contactless technology on mobile devices. More...

Image 1 - NASA Tests New Smart Card Access To Google Apps
2011-12-12 07:00:37

NASA recently began a pilot using Google Apps, a suite of applications that brings services such as Gmail, Google Docs and other products together to help workers in today's business environment. NASA IT Labs, a part of the Office of the Chief Information Officer (CIO), sponsored the pilot to meet the growing demand from workers to access resources on any device. About 600 IT staff from 11 NASA centers and facilities are participating in the pilot, which offers cost savings by managing...

2011-11-17 13:00:00

Dallas payment processing software provider plans to roll out EMV support in 2012. Dallas, Texas (PRWEB) November 17, 2011 On-Line Strategies, providers of payment processing software and hosted services, is pleased to announce its intent to roll out support for EMV technology in early 2012. EMV, the chip stardard developed by Europay, MasterCard and Visa, consists of chip card, terminal and application specifications. EMV technology is often referred to simply as chip technology, allowing...

Word of the Day
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.