Tag Archives: Powered Cards

Powered and Next Generation Cards

By | July 17, 2018

Last year APSCA organised the world’s first conference and exhibition on Powered and Next-Generation Cards. In 2018 this trailblazing industry event takes a deeper dive into next-generation card products that are now being launched by innovative issuers around the world, particularly biometric payment cards. The Powered and Next-Generation Cards conference will combine thought leadership, innovation and best practices… Read More »

The Connected Wallet Card Receives More GLOMO Award Nominations Than Any Other Product Due to Technology’s Disruptive Potential

By | February 26, 2018

BARCELONA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(Mobile World Congress) – Dynamics, Inc., today unveiled enhanced functionality for its award-winning, connected Wallet Card™ that allows two-way communications between banks and consumers using the card’s telecommunications connection. Previously, a Wallet Card consumer could only receive information from a bank. Today, Wallet Cards can be enabled to also receive information from a consumer. The ability for consumers to… Read More »

IndusInd Bank and Dynamics Introduce India’s First Battery-Powered Interactive Payment Card

By | January 8, 2018

LAS VEGAS & MUMBAI, India–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IndusInd Bank and Dynamics Inc. today at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”) announced plans to introduce the first battery-powered, interactive payment cards to the Indian market in 2018. he new IndusInd Bank card from Dynamics has multiple buttons that let the consumers use a single card to pay in multiple ways. With… Read More »

Sprint and Dynamics Unveil Wallet Card™ — The First Battery-Powered “Connected” Payment Card

By | January 8, 2018

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dynamics Inc. and Sprint, a wholly owned subsidiary of SoftBank, today at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show (“CES”) unveiled the first battery-powered, “connected” payment card. Wallet Card™ is the world’s first connected, secure payment card. The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) recognized Sprint with four CES Innovation awards including the Best of Innovation Award for Security Technologies.… Read More »

Dynamics Inc., Visa, Mastercard, JCB, Telecommunication Companies, and International Banks to Unveil New Payment Technology at CES

By | January 5, 2018

PITTSBURGH–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Dynamics Inc. today announced it will unveil a new, disruptive payment technology at CES 2018 in conjunction with Visa, Mastercard, JCB, major global telecommunications companies and international banks. Dynamics Inc. will be hosting a news conference on Sunday, January 7, at 2:00 p.m. PT at CES (Banyan Room A, Mandalay Bay) to showcase the new technology. Media… Read More »

Powered and Next-Generation Cards

By | November 1, 2017

Overview   The world’s first conference on Powered and Next-Generation Cards will be organised by APSCA in Singapore in 1 November, 2017. The conference will bring together key stakeholders in the payment and identity card ecosystem to understand the opportunities offered by these next-generation products. The conference will explore how powered cards can support the development of new products for… Read More »

1 Million MOTION CODE™ Online Transactions With Société Générale

By | October 17, 2017

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, today announced the milestone of 1 million MOTION CODETM online transactions with Société Générale. Société Générale was one of the first banks worldwide to launch MOTION CODE™, the next-generation card integrating a dynamic security code by IDEMIA (formerly known as OT-Morpho). This solution consists in replacing the 3… Read More »

Former Westpac exec fights fraudsters with Da Vinci card

By | October 10, 2017

A former senior security executive at Westpac has founded a firm that lets people put all of their cards on a single piece of plastic that generates one-time PINs for transactions. Called ScramCard, the UK startup lets users link up to eight cards, online or via an app, to their Da Vinci Choice Mastercard, which has an e-ink… Read More »

OT-Morpho launches with CMBC the first payment card featuring MOTION CODE dynamic CVV2 in China

By | September 21, 2017

High-tech powered card with dynamic security code (CVV2) that changes automatically every hour, displayed on embedded mini-screen A solution with no impact on cardholder journey for safer online transactions: if stolen, this dynamic data becomes rapidly unusable CMBC is the first bank to launch MOTION CODETM in Asia, featured on their new high-end VISA Signature card A CMBC… Read More »

Introducing Fuze Card: The World’s Thinnest Wallet in a Single Card

By | May 24, 2017

ORANGE, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–BrilliantTS has just launched its latest product – Fuze Card. Fuze Card is the world’s thinnest all-in-one smartcard that incorporates all of the cards in your wallet into a single secure smartcard. Fully funded on Indiegogo in just 2 hours, Fuze Card is compatible with Mag-strip/NFC/EMV/Bluetooth and works with iPhone and Android phones. With Fuze, all… Read More »

What is a Fingerprint Card

By | February 28, 2017

A Fingerprint Card is a smart card that embeds a fingerprint sensor and the most common implementation are standardized according the ISO/IEC 17839-1:2014 and the ISO/IEC 17839-2:2015 specifications defines two main types of cards: Type S1 – fully ISO/IEC 7810 compliant. Type S2 – card 2.5mm thick, no need to conform the ISO/IEC 7816-1 flexibility requirements, supports only ISO/IEC 14443… Read More »

Qvivr Secures Series A Financing Round and Expands Product Roadmap with New Mobile Payment Offering in 2017

By | January 31, 2017

SANTA CLARA, CA–(Marketwired – January 31, 2017) – Qvivr, a mobile payments technology company redefining personal finance for consumers, announced it has completed a $5 million Series A round of financing. Khosla Ventures led the investment round with participation from global investors including one of the largest multinational banks based in Asia. This investment will help the company… Read More »

Safran Identity & Security and IDEX Partner to Commercialize First Mass Deployable Biometric Smart Cards

By | November 9, 2016

Safran Identity & Security and IDEX ASA (Oslo Børs: IDEX), announce significant progress toward commercializing the world’s first ISO standard form factor smart cards with a touch fingerprint sensor. A pilot card series has successfully passed testing. his joint solution supports the strategic biometric program of a major payment program. Payment cards with a fingerprint sensor will make… Read More »

Zwipe and Hitachi High-Technologies Announce Partnership

By | June 20, 2016

 OSLO, NORWAY and TOKYO, JAPAN – 20 June 2016– Zwipe, a global leader in biometric identification technologies, and Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation, Hitachi Group’s trading company (TSE: 8036, Hitachi High-Tech) –  today announced a partnership agreement. The framework agreement is outlining commitments for commercial and technical cooperation including sales and distribution rights for the full product portfolio of Zwipe’s… Read More »

Photon Future Invests in Zwipe

By | October 15, 2015

Biometric card developer Zwipe has raised $5 million in equity funding from Photon Future Ltd., the company has announced. Photon Future is a subsidiary of Kuang-Chi Group, an investor in innovative technologies. In a statement acknowledging the investment, Zwipe CEO Kim Kristian Humborstad explained that it would help the company in “preparing to expand our global reach and… Read More »

Zwipe Banks $5M To Get Its Biometric Payment Cards To Market In Early 2016

By | October 14, 2015

Norwegian startup Zwipe, which is taking aim at payment card PIN codes and passwords with an embedded fingerprint reader technology to authenticate card payments, has closed a $5 million Series B funding round. The investment comes from Photon Future, a wholly owned subsidiary of Shenzhen-based high-tech holding group Kuang-Chi Group. The group is now Zwipe’s largest shareholder, with a 20… Read More »

MasterCard And Zwipe Unveil Credit Card With Fingerprint Scanner

By | October 18, 2014

MasterCard partnered with Zwipe to create the world’s first credit card that combines biometric authentication and contactless payment technology. Financial institution Sparebanken DIN of Norway conducted a live pilot of the Zwipe MasterCard over the last few months. For security purposes, the fingerprints of the user are stored in the Zwipe MasterCard instead of an external database. The biometric authentication technology built into the… Read More »