Category Archives: Products

B2 Payment Solutions Introduces New EMV and Contactless Test Card Sets to Help Organizations Test and Demo the Interoperability of EMV Contact and Contactless Cards

By | September 13, 2017

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–B2 Payment Solutions Inc. (B2), an organization providing best-in-class products and services for the payment industry, announced today that they have introduced new test card sets into their product portfolio – including JCB Card Set, China UnionPay Card Set, a UAT EUR Card Set; and a UAT UK Card Set. 2’s new test card sets are ideal… Read More »

Hutchison Drei Austria debuts eSIM devices

By | September 12, 2017

Hutchison Drei Austria has become the first provider in the country to launch an eSIM device, that is, with an embedded SIM card, reported Der Standard. The first device using the new technology will be the Watch 2 by Huawei, which the operator will start selling in October. Although mobile operators have been opposing the introduction of eSIM… Read More »

OT-Morpho Demonstrates How eSIM Will Transform the Connectivity Experience of Business Travelers on Laptops Equipped with Microsoft Windows 10

By | September 12, 2017

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies today announces it is working with HP Inc. and Microsoft to transform the connectivity experience of business travelers on laptops equipped with Microsoft Windows 10. An HP computer equipped with DakOTa 4.0 eSIM (embedded SIM) will be presented on the OT-Morpho booth at the MWC Americas to… Read More »

YPB Group Ltd (ASX:YPB) to Further Protect Thai Passports

By | September 12, 2017

Sydney, Sep 12, 2017 AEST (ABN Newswire) – Brand Protection and Customer Connection solutions company YPB Group Ltd (ASX:YPB) is pleased to announce it will supply the Government of Thailand with security paper for the new Thai Passport.  The passport is an e-passport and around 10,000 applications for new Thai Passports are received each day. This particular order… Read More »

OnKöl remote patient monitoring uses Gemalto IoT connectivity to support ‘age in place’ individuals

By | September 11, 2017

Amsterdam, September 11, 2017 – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 GTO), the world leader in digital security, announces the use of its IoT connectivity technology in OnKöl’s mHealth solution. Enabled byGemalto’s wireless module, the smart hub connects the elderly and those with special needs to their family and caregivers, allowing them to live in their own home safely, independently and comfortably. With… Read More »

Sherlock Connects Anti-Theft Device for Bicycles to Global IoT Network from Orange Business Services

By | September 7, 2017

Security device works out-of-the-box with limitless tracking. Orange to supply Sherlock with worldwide seamless connectivity. Sherlock, an Internet of Things (IoT), bicycle security startup based in Turin, Italy, has signed a deal with Orange Business Services to support its global business with IoT connectivity and a management portal over the next three years. Sherlock will use Orange embedded… Read More »

OT-Morpho Combines eSE and eSIM Capabilities Within PEARL Connect for Mobvoi

By | September 7, 2017

PARIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, announces today that Mobvoi, the leading smart watch and artificial intelligence company, has selected the new version of the PEARL product of OT-Morpho for the new Ticwatch products in the pipeline. This new PEARL, called PEARL Connect, is a first on the market. It combines for the… Read More »

Gemalto enables biometric passports in over 30 different countries

By | September 7, 2017

Amsterdam, September 7 2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that its advanced epassport technologies are now being used in over 30 different countries. Thanks to their outstanding security and the faster, more convenient border crossings they facilitate, the company’s solutions help authorities strengthen homeland protection and improve the traveler experience. Gemalto’s leading position has… Read More »

Octopus Launches “20th Anniversary Special Edition Octopus” to Celebrate Two Decades of Milestones

By | September 5, 2017

(Hong Kong, 5 September 2017) Octopus Cards Limited (OCL) celebrated its twentieth anniversary with the launch of a commemorative “20th Anniversary Special Edition Octopus” featuring its new logo signifying Octopus’ new journey of innovation to serve the Hong Kong community. The 20th Anniversary Special Edition Octopus features the new logo as the centerpiece on a black and grey… Read More »

Ireland – Taoiseach insists Public Services Card “is not a national ID card”

By | September 1, 2017

“What she should really be doing is outlining the benefits of the card: that you will have less bureaucracy, that you will have a streamlined approach for people accessing State services, to reassure people from a data protection perspective that information they have supplied will be protected”. Speaking on RTÉ’s Morning Ireland, the minister said the front of… Read More »

Sicap Enters The World of Artificial Intelligence To Reduce Telecom Churn

By | August 30, 2017

Mobile operators lose millions of euro every year, due to customer churn. Global telecom solution provider, Sicap is pioneering AI Engine, an artificial intelligence enabler, which reduces churn upon first application.  BAAR, Switzerland, 30 August 2017: Sicap is launching the artificial intelligence enabler, Sicap AI Engine, which when combined with TargetMe, Sicap’s customer engagement automation solution helps mobile operators to predict and… Read More »

Visa Enables On the Go Payments With the New Fitbit Ionic

By | August 28, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Visa (NYSE:V) today announced it is enabling Visa payments on Fitbit’s first smartwatch – Fitbit Ionic™. Eligible cardholders of participating banks will be able to make payments with Fitbit Pay™, Fitbit’s new payment function, when available. With Fitbit Pay, Visa and Fitbit are meeting demand amongst the majority of wearable owners who, according to the recent… Read More »

AlphaCard Introduces New PRO Series ID Card Printers

By | August 24, 2017

PORTLAND, OR – AUGUST 24, 2017 AlphaCard, a leading manufacturer and distributer of badge printers and photo ID systems, recently launched an exclusive line of professional ID card printers. Available with a wide variety of options, the PRO series ID card printers feature cutting-edge print technology, advanced visual card security, and industry leading support and warranty protection. The… Read More »

BOV set to launch contactless cards

By | August 13, 2017

Paying with a BOV card at retail outlets is set to become easier with the introduction of contactless cards. Over the past months, Bank of Valletta has introduced new electronic point of sale devices at retail outlets and establishments. These new devices are enabled to accept contactless card payments. “Contactless cards are the latest innovation in card payments,”… Read More »

Baiduri Bank launches Visa Platinum Debit Card

By | August 11, 2017

“WITH our clients getting increasingly affluent, their lifestyles and appetites have evolved with them. They are more discerning and sophisticated, with an affinity for convenient electronic payments and service.” Pierre Imhof, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Baiduri Bank, underscored this in his welcoming speech at the launching of the bank’s Visa Platinum Debit Card yesterday where he… Read More »

MagTek Introduces the kDynamo Secure Card Reader Authenticator at Retail Now

By | August 9, 2017

Securing Magnetic Stripe, Chip Card and Contactless payments, MagTek’s kDynamo simplifies accepting payments with iOS tablets. SEAL BEACH, CA (PRWEB) AUGUST 09, 2017 MagTek, the world’s leading supplier of secure digital transaction technology and hardware, announces the release of the kDynamo, MagTek’s innovative tablet case with built in Secure Card Reader Authenticator made for certain iPad devices. As demand… Read More »

IDEX launches ultra-compact matcher algorithm optimized for biometric cards

By | August 7, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 7 August 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today introduced a new proprietary matcher algorithm for next generation biometric cards. The patented algorithm was specifically designed to deliver a step-function improvement in performance for applications with acute power, processing and memory limitations. The matcher is ideal for biometric cards… Read More »

Gemalto first in the world to be fully-certified by the GSMA for secure eSIM subscription management

By | August 3, 2017

Amsterdam, 3 August 2017 – Gemalto, the world leader in digital security, announces that its On-Demand Connectivity Service has become the first in the world to demonstrate full compliance with the stringent security requirements of the GSMA’s Security Accreditation Scheme for embedded SIM (eSIM) remote provisioning. As a result, OEMs, mobile operators, and service providers worldwide can be assured that Gemalto implements appropriate… Read More »

Malta – BOV to launch contactless cards

By | August 3, 2017

Paying with your BOV Card at retail outlets is set to become incredibly easier with the introduction of contactless cards.  Over the past months, Bank of Valletta has been rolling out new electronic point of sale devices (EPOSs) at main retail outlets and establishments across Malta and Gozo. These new devices are enabled to accept contactless card payments. … Read More »