Tag: NFC

The One Visa Payment Ring To Rule All Contactless Payments

If it is up to Visa, we will not be making mobile payments for much longer. The company has unveiled a new wearable to conduct payments, in the form of a ring. While this may sound like a strange concept, it could become a solution consumers can embrace quite quickly. The Visa Payment Ring Is Very Real As is the case with any innovation in the payment industry, there will …
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UK Launch of Android Pay Will Include Exclusive Deal-Focused Programme

Today is an important day for Android Pay enthusiasts in the United Kingdom, as mobile payment support will rolling out very soon. Additionally, Transport for London will support the payment method as well, making the purchase of tube and bus tickets a lot more convenient. Android Pay Coming To The UK Soon The world of mobile payment solutions is becoming ever more competitive these days, albeit no solution can claim …
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New York Public Transportation Will Not See NFC Payments Until 2021

Innovative payment solutions are not available everywhere in the world at the same time. While Londoners have been able to use NFC payments for public transport since last year, New York residents will have to wait at least a few more years before this functionality comes to fruition. Also read: Is A VC Beneficial To A Bitcoin Or FinTech Startup? NFC Payments Are Difficult To Implement Depending on where one …
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Shake – Giving Android and Apple Pay a Run for their Money

Shake is an Android mobile app which lets you pay for items at any retail location supporting¬†contactless payment with NFC (Near Field Communication). These days almost any point of sale terminal supports contactless payments either via NFC or RFID. Unlike it’s competitors Android Pay and Apple Pay, Shake uses Bitcoin as it’s underlying currency and lets users top up their Shake wallet using Bitcoin. The Shake app is not currently …
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