Tag: Terminal

Close to 77% Of Payment Terminals Will Be NFC-Ready By 2020

Mobile and contactless payments are slowly becoming the new norm all over the world. Unfortunately, not every point of sale terminal accepts these payment options, as they do not possess the necessary hardware or software upgrades. By 2020, nearly eight in ten POS terminals will be NFC-ready. But will it be too late by then? Consumers Want To Use NFC Payments Right Now It seems like forever since NFC payments …
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34 Bytes Integrates LocalBitcoins Support Into Their Point-of-sale Terminals

Merchants who venture into the Bitcoin world are always looking for more ways to support additional customers. However, they also want to spend as little money as possible to do so. 34 Bytes, one of the cryptocurrency point-of-sale terminal manufacturers, has announced they are adding support for LocalBitcoins. Adding LocalBitcoins Support To POS Terminals? Accepting Bitcoin payments is one thing, but getting customers to pay with cryptocurrency is a very …
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Visa Streamlines EMV Onboarding Process For Retailers

It is partially up to credit card issuers to bring fraud rates to an end. Visa wants to address the EMV chip migration hurdles present today. Simplified payment terminal certification and streamlining the testing requirements are just a few of the changes made by this company. EMV Adoption Is Pertinent To Card Fraud Reduction The way consumers can pay through credit cards is not always as secure as it should …
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Coinkite POS Terminals Will Become Useless On April 27th

Some more details have been unveiled to us regarding the recent decision by Coinbase to halt support for their software solutions. By the look of things, the company will be ensuring their current batch of payment terminals will stop working as well. API access will be revoked in the next 30 days, rendering the Coinkite payment terminals to a brick. But a new terminal has been hinted at, ¬†for which …
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