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 [...]
After being in the credit card industry for 10 years I have seen a ton of different types of “Boxes” or credit card terminals/units. A few years ago we started to see contactless or NFC payments via NFC enabled credit cards and or dongles or key chains, this technology really never started to catch on [...]
There was some interesting information coming from the BlackBerry Dev Blog recently regarding NFC enabled devices and transaction processing.
See how small businesses can easily use a BlackBerry smartphone to take chip & pin credit and debit card payments from customers. The solution is simple, secure, easy to use and highly cost effective.
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 [...]
Mastercard and CSI Enterprises have been offering business cards for highly specific needs to users and companies. According to Engadget it seems that Mastercard and CSI Enterprises are working to implement a mobile payment system. Currently there aren’t any devices that allow such a payment but with the Bold 9900 and its NFC capabilities, it will [...]
Back in march Zoompass had partnered with both Telus and Bell. Allowing their users to send payments from one to another from their device. Rogers was expected to follow soon after but it has taken them nearly 6 months for Rogers to introduce Zoompass. This latest introduction nearly completes Zoompass’ joint venture with all of [...]