Category Archives: Products

Advanced Card Systems Ltd. Declaration against Counterfeit ACR122U NFC Readers

By | August 2, 2017

HONG KONG, 2 Aug, 2017 – We, Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS), have acquired information that one of our products, the ACR122U USB NFC Reader (, is being counterfeited. Many of the counterfeit products have been widely sold on Taobao (, Alibaba 1688 Website (, and other online platforms. We are very concerned about this counterfeiting issue, and… Read More »

Optaglio brings 3D animations between security elements

By | August 2, 2017

 LOCHOVICE (August 2, 2017) – Optaglio, the global leader in high-resolution security holograms, today announced the latest innovation developed by OPTAGLIO LABs. Its holograms can now include a small object such a little figure, which moves, runs, makes a gesture etc. OPTAGLIO continuously updates its portfolio of visual effects in its holograms to keep an advantage over potential… Read More »

CPI’s Instant Issuance Tech Proves Value for Bank after Breach

By | August 2, 2017

They say the proof is in the pudding. For CPI Card Group, it’s a case study showing how its instant issuance technology [email protected] saved an issuer significant time and money—and improved customer satisfaction—when it had to replace nearly 800 cards after customers were affected by a retail data breach. Within four months of implementing CPI’s instant issuance solution, northeast Indiana-based Farmers… Read More »

ai Corporation combats fuel card fraud

By | August 1, 2017

The ai Corporation is using artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning to address the issue of fuel card use fraud. The suite of self-service products can identify and stop fraud before it occurs while reducing the impacts of card copying, swapping and skimming. Fuel retailers can develop their own rule sets into any platform, including ai’s RiskNet. “ai’s blend of… Read More »

Frost & Sullivan Commends Credence ID’s Rollout of CredenceTAB™, a Biometric Tool that Combines Document Reading and Biometric Enrollment and Verification in a Portable Device

By | August 1, 2017

Credence ID’s unique product suite offers convenience, portability, and customization to satisfy a wide range of identification projects SANTA CLARA, California, Aug. 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Based on its recent analysis of the mobile biometrics and credential reading market, Frost & Sullivan announced today the recognition of Credence ID  for  its 2017 Global New Product Innovation Award. In May 2017, Credence ID… Read More »

Telefónica launches ‘out of the box’ mobile connectivity for consumer devices with latest Gemalto cloud service

By | August 1, 2017

  Leading telecoms operator offers remote subscription management for consumer IoT devices  such as tablets, connected PCs and wearables • Gemalto’s On-Demand Connectivity cloud service available to Telefónica Group companies across 17 different countries • Consumers can conveniently add new devices to their subscription plans • Fully compliant with the GSMA Remote SIM Provisioning specifications to ensure compatibility… Read More »

COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager Now with Anritsu Network Simulator Support

By | July 24, 2017

Over-the-air updates of eUICC profiles now possible using a simulated network through Anritsu MD8475A COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager, the only software tool for efficient eUICC life cycle management, is enhanced by an additional connectivity option. The software allows over-the-air updates of eUICCs and their profiles by means of a simulated network. “Starting with the COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager… Read More »

Wirecard Introduces Payment Guarantee for Credit Card Payments

By | July 24, 2017

Wirecard, the leading supplier of digital payment solutions, will as of now become one of the first companies in the industry to offer a payment guarantee for credit card payments. The solution is primarily directed at small and medium-sized online merchants for whom payment defaults on the part of their customers are often a significant economic challenge. Wirecard… Read More »

OT-Morpho receives CSPN certification for its embedded secure element for IoT

By | July 20, 2017

OT-Morpho, a world leader in digital security and identification technologies, today announced that its embedded secure element designed for the Internet of Things (IoT), IoThrive Tiny SE+, has obtained the highest level CSPN* security certification. IoThrive Tiny SE+ is the first embedded secure element of its kind to receive this certification awarded by the French security agency ANSSI**.… Read More »

SmartMetric Releases Video of Its Biometric Fingerprint Secured Credit Card

By | July 18, 2017

To Turn On Your Biometric Secured Card Simply Touch the Cards Fingerprint Sensor on the Cards Surface and the Embedded Scanner Reads Your Fingerprint and Matches It With Your Pre-Stored Fingerprint Inside the Card NEW YORK, NY–(Marketwired – July 18, 2017) – SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) – SmartMetric is pleased to announce it has succeeded in manufacturing a… Read More »

MagnaChip Selected as Foundry Partner by ELAN Microelectronics For World’s First Fingerprint Sensor IC-Based Smartcard

By | July 17, 2017

SEOUL, South Korea and SAN JOSE, Calif., July 17, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — MagnaChip Semiconductor Corporation (“MagnaChip” or the “Company”) (NYSE: MX), a Korea-based designer and manufacturer of analog and mixed-signal semiconductor platform solutions for communications, IoT, consumer, industrial and automotive applications, announced today it was selected as a foundry partner by ELAN Microelectronics to manufacture the world’s first fingerprint sensor IC-based smartcard. The… Read More »

Optaglio delivered anti-counterfeit technology for 20 million personal documents in H1

By | July 13, 2017

LOCHOVICE (July 13, 2017) – Optaglio, the global leader in high-resolution security holograms, today announced it delivered security elements for 20 million polycarbonate ID cards, passports and driving licenses in the first half of this year. It means more than 30% growth in comparison with the same period of 2016. OPTAGLIO thus strengthened its position of a leader… Read More »

Simless Prepares Launch of Standalone and Integrated Mobile Application

By | July 12, 2017

Simless, Inc., the pioneering digital SIM card technology company, founded by former AT&T and Deutsche Telekom employees, has announced its plan to launch both a standalone and smartphone-integrated version of its mobile app later this summer. Over the past few weeks, over one hundred thousand of people have expressed interest by pre-registering for the app via social networks.… Read More »

​NXT-ID’s Fit Pay Adding Secure Shine to New Token Smart Rings

By | July 12, 2017

Smart technologies are getting smaller and more powerful as they move from the wrist to the finger while the smart jewelry business continues to build a market presence. An area of the personal tech space that has been slow to develop due to the difficulty in perfecting the underlying technology, smart rings are becoming more attractive without as… Read More »

​NXT-ID (NXTD) Subsidiary Fit Pay to Offer Consumers Prepaid, Tap-and-Go Payments with FitPay Prepaid MasterCard

By | July 11, 2017

MELBOURNE, Florida, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Fit Pay, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) and a provider of payment, credential management, and authentication platform services today announced that it would offer prepaid capabilities on wearable devices connected to the Fit Pay Payment Platform. The general purpose reloadable (GPR) program, ‘The FitPay Prepaid MasterCard®‘, will give consumers… Read More »

InComm Receives Patent on Innovative Packaging Technique

By | July 11, 2017

ATLANTA, July 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — InComm, a leading prepaid product and transaction services company, today announced the recent grant by the United States Patent and Trademark Office of a patent for an innovative, new method of printing activation barcodes and packaging prepaid products, providing InComm’s retailers with yet another tool to protect against fraud. With this new technology, the activation… Read More »

USA – MARTA says goodbye to blue Breeze cards, opts for safer silver cards

By | July 9, 2017

Beginning July 10, MARTA will stop accepting the old standard blue Breeze cards, instead switching over to silver Breeze cards that offer new security measures. The new silver cards, which can be purchased for $2, help combat fraud and abuse, the release said, which is an issue MARTA has dealt with before. They also have stronger chip technology to… Read More »

ACS Launches ACOSJ-P PBOC 3.0 DC/EC Card for e-Banking and e-Payment

By | July 6, 2017

HONG KONG, 6 July, 2017 – Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 2086), Asia Pacific’s top supplier and one of the world’s top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), launched ACOSJ-P PBOC 3.0 DC/EC card, a Java-powered cryptographic smart card solution compliant with… Read More »