cGate - Direct Mobile Billing Platform

cGate is a highly scalable and flexible payments gateway, integrating with any MNO system to provide a fully-featured direct carrier billing capability. It enables monetisation of digital content via web and mobile platforms.

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Panasonic gets into mPOS market

Company debuts the Toughpad FZ-R1, a tablet that features an integrated EMV reader and is also capable of accepting NFC-enabled mobile payments.

PayPal Here comes to Windows

The partnership between the two companies gives small and medium-sized merchants another option for mobile point-of-sale services as Microsoft positions its newest tablet as a commerce device.

Payments in 10 years: Very different

If the last 10 years has taught us anything, it's that disruptive technologies can shift the course of events in a way few would expect.

Mobile payments 5 for 5: Focus on loyalty and experience

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in December, and what we can learn from them.

How Apple killed the digital wallet

Rick Oglesby, a senior research analyst for Double Diamond Payments Research, explains how Apple Pay changed the outlook for mobile payments.

2014 in review, part II: Security, bitcoin, carrier billing, and mPOS

Data breaches were a hot-button topic in 2014, maybe even more so than Apple Pay.

Payfone to work with major banks on mobile banking authentication

The company's new service relies on the same security standards mobile network operators use to identify their customers.

Apple Pay's missing one thing retailers crave: Data

The mobile payments system diminishes the ability to track shopper behavior. This is among the reasons why some major retailers are not accepting it, writes the President and CEO of LoyaltyOne Inc. Bryan Pearson.

Webinar explores 5 mistakes retailers make with mobile

Presentation examines the checkout process, speed, security concerns and more.

5 for 5: MCX grabs unwanted attention

It's time for a look back at the most-read articles on Mobile Payments Today in October, and what we can learn from them.

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NEWS


Vend adds iZettle's EMV card reader to Register iPad app

The companies are announced a limited promotion for customers who sign up in January and February to receive a free chip and PIN card reader and free transactions for their entire first month.

Xoom adds Touch ID to mobile funds transfer app

Company also reports seeing high volume coming from mobile devices.

Integrity now offers CardFlight mPOS to its merchant customers

The SwipeSimple product includes encrypted mobile card readers, payment acceptance applications for iOS and Android devices, a real-time reporting and admin dashboard for merchants, and a reseller portal.

USAA adds biometric recognition to mobile banking app

All stateside members will soon have the option to use their voice or face to quickly and securely access their account information, the FI says.

Verifone announces multiple mPOS initiatives for retailers

Company also puts emphasis on contactless and EMV acceptance.

CallUp releases new SIM management system for MNOs

The product enables cellular operators to manage files and applets on subscribers' SIM cards.

UL to assist First Data with EMV migration for merchants

The companies introduced a product intended to give large and mid-size merchants with integrated POS systems a one-stop EMV migration and certification solution for all major payment networks.

Bluefin and IRG reach pact on encryption services

Bluefin's PCI-validated P2PE solutions secure card transactions by encrypting all data within a PCI-approved point of entry swipe or keypad device.

EMVCo to develop 3DS 2.0 spec for card-not-present payments

An enhanced EMV 3DS 2.0 specification will support additional data available during the transaction to enable more intelligent risk-based decisioning.

COMPRION joins EMVCo to help test mobile payments

Company will assist association as a Technical Associate to offer its experience and expertise in detecting communication problems of the contactless interface used for mobile payments.

Bluefin receives PCI validation for mobile encryption product

Company's Mobile P2PE product will interface with its QuickSwipe mobile point-of-sale system, using Infinite Peripherals' PCI P2PE-approved Prima M mobile swipe device.

Worldpay closes SecureNet acquisition

SecureNet provides a cloud-based product to integrate point-of-sale, mobile and ecommerce payments processing, inventory management and data analytics for merchants.

ShopKeep giving away free readers for Apple Pay and EMV acceptance

The device, powered by Ingenico Mobile Solutions, connects to the ShopKeep register app via Bluetooth.

First Data and Verifone partner to fight consumer payment data theft

First Data will offer Verifone's Secure Commerce Architecture (SCA) to provide safer, streamlined transactions and expedite EMV integration in the United States.

Bluefin finds distribution partner for encryption product

Priority Payment Systems to provide Bluefin's PCI-validated point-to-point encryption product to its merchant clients.

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This research center deals with perhaps the most sensitive topic in the mobile payments industry – security. We cover fraud prevention for your business, privacy issues, regulation, malware, hacking, shortcodes, privacy, lost or stolen phones, and EMV.