Tag Archive: UK

About Visa, Mastercard, Google and other Wallets

Google wallet in cloud for mobile and contactless payments

Google and other mobile Wallets expanding Latest visa news Until last month; “All the devices certified by Visa host the Visa payWave app on a secure SIM card and feature Near Field Communication technology.” Now; “List of mobile products that have been found compliant by Visa.” – NEW; Phones with embedded Secure Element in Visa’s …

Continue reading »

Orange San Diego / Orange avec Intel

orange santa clara nfc enabled handset

Orange Santa Clara Orange announced a new own-branded smartphone, it will be offered exclusively to Orange’s customers in the UK and France. Powered by the Intel Atom processor and NFC enabled ! It seems, it will be the first Intel-based Android handset available in Europe. Its commercial name will be unveiled at launch this summer …

Continue reading »

Three complains in Brussels over NFC exclusion

Three complains in Brussels over NFC exclusion UK’s smallest operator, Three, complains in Brussels about a joint venture which was announced in June. Three speaks of a cartel. The alleged cartel is owned by Everything Everywhere, Telefonica UK and Vodafone, and is intended to create a standard platform for the delivery of NFC-based advertising. Three …

Continue reading »

UK, nfc phones and news

Cash on Tap, EE in partnership with MasterCard launched the second contactless payment service in the UK.