Earlier today we had a source let us know that BlackBerry’s network was behind CIBC and TELUS mobile payments, we reached out to BlackBerry for comment on this. BlackBerry issued the below statement letting us know “in fact, BlackBerry does operate the infrastructure that enables the secure over-the-air provisioning of credentials (e.g. credit card) into […]
I had just finished publishing the press release on CIBC and TELUS launch mobile payments, when I received a message from one of our long time sources. This message stated that CIBC and TELUS’s new mobile payments platform was being run over BlackBerry’s secure network. Now keep in mind the press release never stated this […]
We have seen quite a few non-BlackBerry apps make their way to BlackBerry 10 thanks to how easy it is to port over an app. We just got sent this video of the Square mobile payment app running on a Z10 and I for one am happy to see it working so well. I use […]
Mobile Link BlackBerry has just posted the above video on their YouTube channel showing off BBM Money! BBM Money will let you send money between BBM contacts. Hit the break for more!
WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Jan. 16, 2013) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that its Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution for NFC (Near Field Communication) mobile payments has been approved by Visa. RIM’s SEM is the backend solution for carriers that can securely manage credentials on SIM (subscriber identity module) cards installed in all […]
DaBerries has put up an episode of DBTV showing off the exclusive mobile payment system live in Canada. The author remarks on how many people consider the BlackBerry to be an old toy, yet we all know the latest OS7 Devices are still packed with innovations. In the video you’ll see a mobile payment made possible […]
Today, Rogers has released “Suretap” Mobile Payment System for BlackBerry! Rogers customers that have a BlackBerry Bold 9900 and Curve 9380 as well as a CIBC credit card will be happy to know that you can now pay via NFC at select retailers in Canada. What is suretap? Rogers™ suretap™ is a new service that […]
Mobile Link WATERLOO, ONTARIO–(Marketwire – Oct. 22, 2012) – Research In Motion (RIM) (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSX:RIM) today announced that it has been selected by EnStream LP, a joint venture of Bell Mobility Inc., Rogers Wireless Partnership and TELUS Communications Company, to provide its Secure Element Manager (SEM) solution to manage credentials on wireless handsets in Canada that […]
Rogers and CIBC Will Launch the First Mobile Payment Solution for NFC BlackBerry Smartphones in Canada!
Rogers is pushing forward in a new way of money! The largest carrier in Canada has filed an application to establish the “Rogers Bank”! Not your everyday physical store that you visit, but a new means of credit card and mobile payment options. What is most exciting is that Rogers is partnering with CIBC that will allow NFC enabled BlackBerry devices to use the […]
MasterCard has made a big move into making NFC mobile payments a little more accessible today by releasing their NFC SDK, which just happens to support BlackBerry 7. RIM has definitely made their intentions towards NFC well-known, and it appears that MasterCard has taken notice. With the release of the SDK developers will not be […]
Canadians may soon be able to pay for purchases with a quick tap of their smartphones after a major bank and the country’s largest wireless carrier struck a deal to embed credit card information on handsets equipped with a chip to transmit data.
Today Rogers and CIBC have announced the next step in making mobile payments the norm in Canada. Both parties are referring to this new program as “the future of mobile payments in Canada.” and it will allow customers with NFC enabled BlackBerry devices to spend up to $50 at any contact-less kiosk. Users will be able […]
PayAnywhere brings enterprise-grade mobile credit card processing solution backed by 24/7 customer support to BlackBerry smartphone users across the U.S. NEW ORLEANS (International CTIA Wireless® 2012) and TROY, Mich. – MobilityWire® – May 8, 2012 PayAnywhere (www.payanywhere.com), a leader in mobile point of sale solutions, today announced availability of its highly anticipated mobile payment application […]
With the rise and popularity and usage of smartphones and tablets a move, of mobile payments on the go with speed and simplicity make sense in fast track of mobile payments and transactions. CHARGE Anywhere has is releasing their Audio Jack Magnetic Card Reader that allows users to securely process payments in real-time, capture signatures, invoice […]
With the launch of the new Blackberry 7 devices one of the included features was the NFC capabilities of these devices. NFC or Near field communication (NFC) is a feature of Blackberry Smartphones that allow users to transfer data from devices to receivers in close proximity of one another. Recently we told you about NFC Blackberry 7 devices and the ability to use your […]
With the rise and popularity and usage of smartphones and tablets a move, of mobile payments on the go with speed and simplicity make sense in fast track of mobile payments and transactions. It seems that a few other companies are getting on board to bring you “e-Select plus Mobile App”, which allows Canadian merchants […]
With the rise and popularity and usage of smartphones and tablets a move, of mobile payments on the go with speed and simplicity make sense in fast track of mobile payments and transactions. Former RIM Sr. Marketing Manger, Lyndon Burrell, is now the new head of Aramor Payments that implements ways for Blackberry users and other platform […]
Press Release: BMO First Major Canadian Bank to Roll Out ‘Tap and Go’ Payment Solution for Mobile Phones
Convenient, fast and secure PayPass technology now available to personal credit card customers who want to use their mobile device to make small-dollar-value purchases. – More than 25 million Canadians carry a mobile phone.(1) – BMO study indicates convenience is the primary factor that drives Canadians’ choice of payment method. – BMO Mobile PayPass customers […]