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Infosys upgrades Finacle e-Banking

Infosys, a global leader in consulting and technology, today announced the launch of Finacle e-Banking Version 11 at the 2011 BAI Retail Delivery ......
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Motorola launches NFC headsets

Motorola Mobility has announced two Bluetooth headsets, both offering NFC-initiated pairing when used with NFC-equipped phones. The Elite Sliver and Elite Flip headsets are the first NFC telephony products from the phone maker, which is...

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NYU intros new student ID, revamps campus access system

NYU intros new student ID, revamps campus access system New York University is doing away with its old, outdated swipe machines and replacing it entirely with new, modern and secure electronic card readers.

According to Washington Square News, students will no longer have to swipe the magnetic stripe on their ID cards when entering certain NYU buildings. Instead, students will be issued contactless...

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Zenius wins Disruptathon

NFC software specialist Zenius Solutions beat six other entrants to win the CTIA's Disruptathon Mobile Enterprise innovation contest in San Diego on October 12. The firm's NFC-based mobile payments offering picked up nods for most...

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Card fraudster jailed for 3 years

A German electronics engineer who helped criminal gangs clone credit and debit cards that were used to steal thousands of pounds, has been sentenced ......
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PaymentOne launches mobile payments portal

(The Paypers) US-based mobile payments company PaymentOne has rolled out the One Care initiative designed to allow consumers to manage their mobile payment transactions....
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Security concerns continue to hamper UK m-payments take-up

Only 17% of Brits want to use their mobile phones as wallets, with security concerns the chief reason for reticence, according to a survey from ......
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MTS partners OTI for implementing NFC mobile payment projects in Russia

(The Paypers) Russian communication group MTS has entered a partnership with On Track Innovations (OTI), a global contactless smart card services provider. Under terms of the agreement, MTS will employ OTI’s Contactless Payment and NFC Add-On (COPNI) mobile payment service for its near field communication (NFC) projects in Russia....
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GBIC, JCBI to issue co-branded cards in Germany

(The Paypers) The German Banking Industry Committee (GBIC) and JCB International (JCBI), a Japan-based global payment brand and leading credit card issuer and acquirer, have entered a partnership to issue JCB and girocard co-badged cards in Germany....
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83% of Britons not ready for mobile payments – study

(The Paypers) The vast majority of British citizens fear that mobile payment services could lead to security breaches, a report indicates....
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Moneris launches mobile payment app for merchants

(The Paypers) Canadaian payment processing services provider Moneris Solutions (Moneris) has launched its new e-Select plus mobile app, which allows Canadian merchants to accept credit card payments using their smartphones....
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Walmart to become walk-in utilities bill payment location via Fiserv's CheckFreePay suite

(The Paypers) US-based multinational corporation Walmart is set to use the CheckFreePay walk-in bill payment service, provided by US financial services technology company Fiserv, to become an authorized walk-in bill payment centre for multiple California utilities....
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Western Union expands Online FX and Online FX for Mobile services to France, Germany, Ireland and Italy

(The Paypers) Global payment services Western Union Company has expanded its Online FX and Online FX for Mobile services to clients that make bank-to-bank payments from France, Germany, Ireland and Italy....
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US ATM operators sue Visa and MasterCard for alleged violation of antitrust laws

(The Paypers) Visa and MasterCard are targeted in a proposed national class action lawsuit for prohibiting US ATM operators from offering lower prices for transactions carried out over networks that are not affiliated with Visa and MasterCard rules, thus allegedly violating the antitrust laws....
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17% of Brits ready for NFC

New UK consumer research from Intersperience has found that 17% want to use a mobile wallet in the future but 44% are worried about a lack of security software on mobile phones. 24% of people...

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Panasonic shows off NFC tablets

Panasonic has announced a pair of ruggedised Android 3.2 'Honeycomb' tablets designed for business use that will come with NFC as standard. The 7-inch BizPad is to be released in Japan in December, with a...

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M-payments up 400% in China

Mobile payments are set for rapid growth in China, according to new research. The country will have 230 million mobile payment users by the end of this year, spending 11.37bn yuan (US$1.8bn) — 400 percent...

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Pulse selects Nets to increase POS and ATM acceptance

(The Paypers) Pulse, a subsidiary of Discover Financial Services, has signed a long-term agreement with Nets, an electronic funds transfer services provider, to increase point-of-sale (POS) and ATM acceptance for cardholders....
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PayPal to hit USD 4.7 billion in payment volume of digital goods

(The Paypers) During the X.commerce Innovate Developer Conference 2011, PayPal revealed the fact that the company expects to reach USD 4.7 billion in total payment volume (TPV) of digital goods in 2011...
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Press, Knight Foundation to offer e-commerce platform for college newspapers

(The Paypers) Press, an e-commerce service provider of the RR Donnelley CustomPoint Solutions Group, and the John S. has entered an agreement with James L. Knight Foundation....
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