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Apple Pay launches in UK

Despite the fact that PCM readers have know for weeks that Apple Pay was to launch in the UK on the 14th of July - its did launch. However, depending on which of the several...

Visa Europe places emphasis on convergence

Visa Europe places emphasis on convergence Ahead of Visa Europe's bi-annual Insights member bank briefing, PCM spoke to CEO Peter Ayliffe about how the network fared during the economic turbulence of the past few years,...

Google to launch PayPass wallet with Citi?

Citigroup and MasterCard Worldwide will soon announce an NFC mobile-payment service in the US with Google -planning for Citi to issue a prepaid PayPass application to be loaded onto Google's Nexus S and perhaps...

Direct operator billing via Near Field Communication

Mobile billing and messaging aggregator txtNation and Europe’s largest supplier of NFC tags and products, RapidNFC have partnered to become the first to offer direct operator billing via NFC technology. Using NFC tags, compatible mobile...

Apple expected to adopt NFC for mobile payment plans

Apple’s 2014 roadmap was laid out in pretty considerable detail by KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo last week in an investor note, and while ordinarily analyst predictions aren’t worth the paper they’re printed on, Kuo...

Google Wallet gets order tracking update

Google says it has updated its Android and iOS Google Wallet apps to enable shoppers to automatically track their online orders. Once users activate 'orders' in Google Wallet they can see any receipt sent to their...

NFC Forum announces new specifications

The NFC Forum has announced the adoption and release of the Logical Link Control Protocol (LLCP) specification, which supports bi-directional communications between NFC-compliant devices. The organization also announced the new NFC Signature Record Type Definition...

Clinton Cards goes contactless

Clinton Cards, the UK's largest specialist retailer of greeting cards and related products has become the latest business in the UK to go contactless in partnership with RBS WorldPay and Visa payWave. The new...

Regulatory challenges for NFC wallets

Google and PayPal have reportedly expressed concerns to European antitrust regulators, saying they fear that if major UK mobile operators are allowed to form their proposed NFC mobile-commerce joint venture, they would have too...

6.5 million contactless bus journeys in London

Transport for London (TfL) has celebrated its first successful year of accepting contactless payment cards on all of the Capital's 8,500 buses. Since it was launched on Thursday 13 December 2012 when 2,061 customers made 2,586...

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Payment industry history with first AES DUKPT key management implementation

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