Visa Europe, DeviceFidelity and Akbank announce Europe’s first launch of microSD-based contactless mobile payments

Visa Europe, Europe’s leading payment system, has announced that it is launching Europe’s first microSD-based mobile payment systems in Turkey with its technology partner, DeviceFidelity, and Akbank, one of Turkey’s leading retail banks. The project will demonstrate how the microSD memory card slot common to many of today’s handsets can bring mobile payments solutions to… Read More

Shock! Horror! No NFC on iPhone 4! Is this the end for NFC adoption?

If like us you were watching the unveiling of the iPhone 4 at Apple’s WWDC to see if the much hyped NFC addition to the iPhone was going to be announced – you were in for a disappointment. With so many contactless/NFC industry commentators banging on about how Apple could ‘save/boost’ NFC applications (including the… Read More