Blur PW Manager for Android Payment Systems to Rule

Blur PW Manager for Android Payment Systems to Rule

Abine unveiled its new Blur password manager for Android (also available for iOS). Blur is the only password manager in the world that includes privacy protection and a digital wallet for fast, secure virtual (tokenized) e-commerce credit card payments.  The Blur App for Android devices enables anyone to create tough-to-crack passwords, spam-free email addresses and…

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Bluefin Payment Systems Inks a Big Deal with WorldNet

Bluefin Payment Systems Inks a Big Deal with WorldNet

Atlanta-based Bluefin Payment Systems, inked a new partnership with Dublin-based WorldNet. The partnership will further enhance data security for companies using the WorldNet platform with the addition of Bluefin’s Decryptx PCI-Validated Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) solution, which enables merchants utilizing the WorldNet gateway to get the security and scope reduction of PCI P2PE with no change…

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ams and STMicroelectronics Team for NFC Wearables

ams and STMicroelectronics Team for NFC Wearables

ams and STMicroelectronics say ARM is using the companies’ NFC solution to provide the secure, high-performance NFC and micro controller functionality in its new wearable reference design. The NFC solution developed jointly by ST and ams is comprised of the ST54E from ST, a system-in-package featuring an NFC controller (NFCC) and a secure element compliant…

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Zwipe and Fingerprint do the Deed for Biometrics

Norway-based Zwipe and Sweden-based Fingerprint Cards have inked a strategic partnership. The companies will take a leading role in developing the market around biometric smartcards in the payment industry and carry out joint activities and industry thought leadership.   Zwipe has developed and introduced the World’s first biometric system that fits into a standard credit…

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Special Breaking News Mentions in Today’s CardFlash

Breaking News: MASTERCARD (CU Wallet); ESERVGLOBAL (Djibouti); GSMA (women); and ALLIED (WooCommerce). MASTERCARD – MasterCard and CU Wallet are partnering to deliver a customized digital service to credit unions. CU Wallet will speed the development and deployment of mobile wallets and payment solutions for community financial institutions by offering the MasterPass digital service. It will…

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Interac Token Service Provider Hits Prime Time

Interac Token Service Provider Hits Prime Time

Interac/Acxsys has unveiled enhanced innovative capabilities that are setting the standard for secure debit payments and accelerating the growth of digital payments in Canada. A key development is the Interac Token Service Provider (TSP), which is among the first for a domestic debit network globally. This proprietary token generation and management service enables financial institutions,…

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PayCommerce Ankles New Head of European Business

PayCommerce Ankles New Head of European Business

PayCommerce has ankled Jose Martinez-Benavente as VP, European head of global business development in Europe. This role will not only deepen PayCommerce’s regional customer relationships; but also further strengthen the firm’s European footprint. Mr. Martinez-Benavente is based in Frankfurt, Germany and brings over 20 years experience in the non-cash electronic payments industry. He has led…

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Coin to Enable MasterCard Digital Enablement Service

Coin to Enable MasterCard Digital Enablement Service

Coin announced a developer program for accelerating the integration of payments into wearables. The program will enable access to the MasterCard Digital Enablement Service (MDES) to securely digitize MasterCard payment credentials and further reduce the barrier to entry for device manufacturers. The program, compatible with a range of wearables such as fitness bands, smart watches…

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