The US telco-backed Softcard consortium has received a welcome boost with news that the giant fast food chain Subway is to deploy its Card Rewards Program as part of a national roll-out of the SmartTap payment app.
American Express is inviting academics and non-profit groups dealing with financial inclusion to submit ideas for commercial testing at a new 'Financial Innovation Lab'.
Entersekt, an innovative pioneer in transaction authentication, announced that Zurich, Switzerland-based Swisscard AECS AG has implemented its mobile application Transakt to enable safer, more user-friendly 3-D Secure protection of online purchases.
American Express is harnessing the latest technology to get tennis fans on-site and around the world involved in the action on the courts at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center during the 2014 US Open Tennis Championships.
Privredna Banka Zagreb (PBZ, Intesa Sanpaolo Group), Intesa Sanpaolo Card Ltd. and American Express today announced that the three companies have initiated a pilot to test - for the first time - HCE (Host Card Emulation) for mobile NFC (Near-Field Communication) payments at POS (Point-of-Sale) terminals in Croatia.
American Express has struck a deal that will let customers of the Uber car service use card reward points to pay for their rides.
American Express is writing to around 75,000 Californian customers to warn them that their card data has been posted online by Anonymous Ukraine.
Inside Secure, a leader in embedded security solutions for mobile and connected devices, today announces the availability of its new EMV-ready MicroPass solution for US contact and dual interface payment cards.
Official figures released by global technical body EMVCo demonstrate continued adoption of EMV chip technology: with 2.37 billion EMV payment cards in circulation and 36.9 million EMV terminals active worldwide.
American Express (NYSE:AXP) today announced its full service reloadable prepaid Account, American Express Serve, will be available for purchase at 4,100 Walmart stores nationwide.
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