Tag Archives: nfc

STMicroelectronics Unveils Highly Integrated Mobile-Security Chip Combining NFC Controller, Secure Element, and eSIM

By | September 27, 2018

Single-chip ST54J combines 3 functions for faster performance, reduced bill-of-material costs, and PCB space Simplifies mobile payments, e-ticketing, and remote provisioning for multiple operator subscriptions eSIM and eSE functions supported by certified, tested, and validated third-party software ecosystem for all customer profiles worldwide Geneva, Switzerland, September 27, 2018 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across… Read More »

PACK-SMART’s CAT 3500 Is the solution to Card Quality Management (CQM) Payment Standard Compliance Issues!

By | June 13, 2018

Toronto – June 13th, 2018 – Card manufacturers and personalization bureaus worldwide have been experiencing challenges to comply to the payment brands quality standards. For instance, Mastercard’s CQM (Card Quality Management) for Dual Interface Cards, requires 100% of the cards, fitted with antenna design, other than Wire Embedding, and mechanically personalized (Embossed and/or Indented), to have Antenna Functionalitytested for every card.… Read More »

NXP, Mastercard and Visa Transform Mobile Payments for Billions of IoT Devices

By | June 7, 2018

AMSTERDAM, The Netherlands, June 07, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) in collaboration with Mastercard (NYSE:MA), and Visa today announced the launch of its new mWallet 2GO, a white label wallet service developed on the NXP Secure Service 2GO Platform. With the new service, NXP is first in the industry to offer the full scope of mobile wallet development in… Read More »

KEOLABS brings full coverage of NFC certification needs: devices, readers and tags

By | December 20, 2017

With its approval for all functions of the NFC Forum specification, including devices, readers and tags, KEOLABS now provides the most suitable test solution for developers, vendors and test labs alike.  20 December, 2017, Salon de Provence, FRANCE – The NFC Forum Certification Program now covers tags and readers in addition to the formerly existing ‘universal’ certification, which targeted only… Read More »

Identiv Leverages iOS 11 to Bring the Endless Possibilities of NFC to Everyone

By | October 12, 2017

FREMONT, Calif., Oct. 12, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ:INVE) today announced the company’s first NFC Tag Starter Kit, in partnership with NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI). In order to bring the power of near field communication (NFC) to everyone, the kit includes 25 NFC tags with NXP Semiconductor’s NFC Forum Type 2/4/5 NTAG® and ICODE® tag ICs. Supporting a wide… Read More »

STMicroelectronics NFC Tags among First to Be Certified for Performance and Interoperability by NFC Forum

By | October 12, 2017

Geneva, October 12, 2017 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM), a global semiconductor leader serving customers across the spectrum of electronics applications, announced the certification of its ST25 Near Field Communication (NFC) tags by the NFC Forum, a key industry and standardization body. ST’s NFC Forum type 4 Tag IC (ST25TA), the type 5 Dynamic Tag IC (ST25DV), and type 5 Tag… Read More »

GlobalPlatform Publishes On-Device NFC Service Management Specification

By | September 6, 2017

New standard defines multiple contactless environments on a single device ensuring the predictable behavior of all NFC services September 06 2017 –  GlobalPlatform Managing Entity Specification has been published, completing a ‘stack’ of complementary software standards from ETSI and the NFC Forum that ensures multiple mobile contactless services successfully coexist within a device and will operate as intended, regardless… Read More »

Samsung Puts Focus on Contactless Payments With New Platform

By | March 24, 2017

Samsung Electronics has launched something it calls the Contactless Companion Platform, which will have a focus making contactless payments a reality using a smart card, wristband, key fob, or even a mechanical watch or a smart ring. Samsung has partnered with Smartlink and Ingenico on the platform, according to a press release. The platform features what Samsung calls a unique digital… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Releases New Nfc Devices For Contactless Payments

By | February 22, 2017

STMicroelectronics has launched a new set of NFC devices for contactless payments and data exchange, including the ST21NFCD NFC controller and two new members under ST54 Systems in Packages (SiP) such as ST54F and ST54H. Featuring active load modulation for faster, smoother transactions over longer distances, the ST21NFCD chip delivers better user experiences in mobiles, wearables, or IoT… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Delivers Superior-Performing NFC Technology for Secure Contactless Payments and IoT Applications

By | February 21, 2017

Geneva / 21 Feb 2017 STMicroelectronics has announced availability of its latest-generation NFC devices for contactless payments and data exchange.The new devices include the ST21NFCD NFC controller featuring the market-proven booster technology ST has recently acquired, and two new members in the ST54 System-in-Package (SiP) family that integrate the Company’s latest Secure Element technology.  The ST21NFCD chip features… Read More »

SST Announces Qualification of Embedded SuperFlash® on 110 nm CMOS Process

By | February 15, 2017

CHANDLER, Ariz., Feb. 15, 2017 — Microchip Technology Inc. (NASDAQ: MCHP), a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, through its Silicon Storage Technology (SST) subsidiary, announced today qualification and availability of SST’s third-generation embedded SuperFlash® (ESF3) non-volatile memory (NVM) on 110 nm Complementary Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor (CMOS) platform.   SST’s embedded SuperFlash memory solution offers low power,… Read More »