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2011-10-17 11:00:00

Paytoo® expands its presence in Latin America through an alliance with XY Prepago - This will provide a unique telecommunication and mobile payment solution in Ecuador. Fort Lauderdale, FL (PRWEB) October 17, 2011 XY Prepago (Mobile Solutions) and Paytoo® (Universal Mobile Services) reached an agreement that will allow the joint provision of telecommunications services and mobile wallet from any mobile phone in Ecuador and the world. The agreement was ratified in Miami by Santiago...

2011-08-03 08:00:00

GENEVA, Aug. 3, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As urban transport networks and other electronic ticketing operators seek to improve their smart-card based services, STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications and a leading supplier of secure microcontrollers, has unveiled a new secure IC supporting the latest version of the popular Calypso ticketing open standard. The chip supports extra, innovative services, and is unique in...

2011-07-25 04:35:01

Beijing, July 25, 2011 - (ACN Newswire) - According to the market analysis released by Qualitydress.com, it is predicted that by 2016 the global smart phone shipments will reach 1 billion units. In 2010, the smart phone shipments were 302 million units. According to the study, in the next five years, the shipments of smart phones will account for a large proportion of mobile phones. This is mainly because the price of smart phones in the future will be reduced. Although the mobile phone...

2011-07-13 07:00:00

MONETT, Mo., July 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Jack Henry & Associates, Inc. (Nasdaq: JKHY), a leading provider of computer systems and electronic payment solutions primarily for financial services organizations, today announced that its JHA Payment Processing Solutions(®) (PPS) division will offer Visa-branded EMV (Europay, MasterCard, and Visa) chip-and-signature cards to its credit union customers. These cards, which have gained wide acceptance outside the U.S.,...

2011-06-30 11:14:00

BRUSSELS, June 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- - 1st Online Payment Institution to Join the "Groupement carte bancaire" - A Decisive Stage in the Imminent Provision of Payment Solutions for European e-Commerce In accordance with its corporate operating plan, Rentabiliweb announced its having joined the Groupement Carte Bancaire interbank network, in the capacity of a member, on 24th June 2011. It is associated with the BPCE Group (Banque Populaire Caisse d'Epargne), the...

Word of the Day
  • The hard inner (usually woody) layer of the pericarp of some fruits (as peaches or plums or cherries or olives) that contains the seed.
This word comes from the Greek 'endon,' in, within, plus the Greek 'karpos', fruit.