Articles with tag like: wearable

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Eightfold increase shown in wearable transactions in 2019

News | Payments General | 03 Dec 2019

Mastercard has reported that in 2019, wearable transaction figures, in comparison to 2018, showed an eightfold increase.

wearable, payments, Europe, transactions , MasterCard, US, Australia, contactless payments

G+D Mobile Security selects Zwipe to develop biometric payment device

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 18 Sep 2019

G+D Mobile Security has selected Zwipe to develop a biometric payment device with a view to pilot this technology with banks. 

G+D Mobile Security, Zwipe, biometric payments, wearable, authentication

Consumers opened to cashless payments, yet security still a concern

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 12 Jun 2019

Acceptance of cashless payments comes with a high degree of concern surrounding the ability to secure these devices, according to a Transaction Network Services (TNS) report.

TNS, study, alternative payment methods, cashless payments, wearable, smartphone, security, mobile payments, ATM, US, UK, Australia

Prepaid Financial Services is live with Garmin Pay in the UK

News | Payments General | 02 May 2019

Prepaid Financial Services (PFS), an e-money payment company, has teamed up with Garmin Pay to roll out mobile payment using Garmin smartwatch devices.

Prepaid Financial Services, PFS, e money, mobile payments, wearable, UK, Garmin Pay, prepaid cards, credit cards

Visa launches campaign to educate Australians on security of mobile payments

News | Digital Identity, Security & Online Fraud | 23 Jan 2019

Visa, a global payments scheme, has launched a campaign aimed at educating Australians about the convenience and security of mobile payments.

Visa, Australia, awareness campaign, mobile payments, payments security, fraud prevention, wearable

Cardtek, Samsung Electronics, First Data Poland team up for SoftPOS solution

News | Payments General | 15 Jan 2019

Cardtek, Samsung Electronics, and First Data Poland have teamed up to transform smartphones and tablets into EMV-compatible POS terminals.

Cardtek, Samsung Electronics, First Data, Poland, EMEA, softPOS, EMV, POS, smartphones, mobile PoS, mobile wallets, wearable

Danske Bank starts wearable testing

News | Payments General | 08 Oct 2018

Danske Bank has announced it will start testing its new wearable solution, FastPay, a wristband, keyring, or watchstrap with a chip for contactless payments.

Danske Bank, wearable, FastPay, contactless payments, chip, debit card, mobile payments

ANZ kicks off smartphone and wearable-based cash withdrawals at ATMs

News | Online Payments | 21 Sep 2018

Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) has started accepting cash withdrawal via smartphones and smartwatches at their ATMs.

ANZ, smartphone, wearable, cash withdrawal, ATMs, contactless payments, tap-and-go, MasterCard, Visa, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay, Garmin Pay, Fitbit Pay , ANZ Mobile Pay, PayPass, payWave, online payments

A wearable cryptocurrency wallet unlocked with heartbeat now on the market

News | Cryptocurrencies | 14 Jun 2018

The wearable cryptocurrency wallet Trove unlocked with heartbeat (ECG) biometrics has been developed by Benjamin Hubert of Ireland-based design agency Layer.

wearable, cryptocurrency, crypto-wallet, biometrics, Trove

Mobile wallet transactions rocketed in Australia in 2017

News | Mobile Payments | 24 Jan 2018

The Australia and New Zealand Banking Group (ANZ) latest data has revealed the volume of mobile wallet payments soared 140% in December 2017.

ANZ, mobile payments, wearable, mobile wallets, statistics, mobile wallet transactions, Australia

Bitcart brings out cryptocurrency payments wearable

News | Cryptocurrencies | 28 Jul 2017

Ireland-based startup Bitcart has announced the creation of Festy, a wristband capable of facilitating Dash cryptocurrency payments.

BitCart, Dash, cryptocurrency, wearable, Festy, contactless payments