ATM & Mobile 101

This report provides guidance for ATM deployers considering the integration of their ATM and mobile channels.


September mobile payments 5 for 5: Samsung Pay to rule them all?

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

Brace yourselves: EMV is here

The liability shift hits October 1, but there's still a lot of work to be done to get consumers and merchants ready for a new payments environment.

Ashley Madison: The new face of data breaches

At the recent ATM & Mobile Innovation Summit in Washington, DC, a pair of security experts discussed the implications of the Ashley Madison data breach, as well as other worrisome cybercrime trends.

Mobilizing EMV in the US

As consumers continue to adopt EMV payments, mobile and contactless payment solutions will also become more commonplace because the two technologies are interconnected, writes Moneris' Karen Cox.

Are biometrics the next big thing in payments?

As the payment industry continues to grapple with breaches, hacking and theft, it seems only natural that industry leaders would turn to authentication technologies that are harder to fake.

Banks eye tech upgrades and mobile tops the list

KAL and Mobile Payments Today sister publication ATM Marketplace took the wraps off the 2015 software trends report — and offered a detailed look at what the survey results indicate.

The EMV countdown is on: What merchants should be doing now

The U.S. is the last developed country in the world to move from the magnetic stripe card standard to EMV. It is also the largest and most complex market so far to make the switch, and Ingenico is finding that many merchants — especially medium-size ones — are not fully aware of what they need to do to get ready.

June mobile payments 5 for 5: Apple, Google, and Microsoft

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

Out of Africa: AML compliance for mobile payments

John A. Cassara, a former U.S. intelligence officer, shares his experiences from his time in Lesotho.

Apple Pay gets more 'Wallet'-like with new additions

Apple has added private-label and loyalty card support to its mobile payment system. The company also has announced that Apple Pay will launch in the UK next month.

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Bell ID snags HCE certification for 3 payments schemes

Bell ID said in an announcement it is the first vendor to receive approval from three schemes for its HCE platform.

Security experts expect increase in mobile payment-related breaches

The 2015 Mobile Payment Security Study from global cybersecurity association ISACA suggests that cybersecurity professionals are willing to balance benefits with perceived security risks of mobile payments.

Feedzai partners with Socure, offering joint fraud prevention products for FIs

The two companies will provide their mutual clients with a "plug-and-play" product that combines online and social data-based authentication with fraud risk scoring.

Samsung expands relationship with MasterCard

Samsung will participate in the card brand's Digital Enablement Express program to help expand Samsung Pay's reach with issuers.

Verifone, Aava Mobile partner to offer Intel-powered mPOS device

The product is based on Verifone's device and operating system-agnostic mPOS terminal integrated with Aava Mobile's rugged handheld tablet PC, which is powered by the Intel Atom processor.

Zapp bolsters mobile payment system with real-time fraud detection

Zapp said it will deploy a fraud monitoring and alerting system based on Featurespace's ARIC adaptive behavioral analytics engine to protect its users against fraud in real time.

Survey participants wanted for 2016 Mobile Payments State of the Industry Report

Mobile Payments Today has released its latest survey for the upcoming 2016 Mobile Payments State of the Industry Report.

All-in-one Android smartphone mPOS device on its way

Hong Kong-based BBPOS announced it is set to launch its new WisePOS, which features full Android smartphone functionality.

Moneris certifies Verifone's payment devices for EMV

Verifone's UX Solutions are a series of customizable and versatile unattended payment devices for use in all types of self-service environments.

North American Bancard mPOS device to debut in Apple stores

The device will retail for $39.95 and North American Bancard is also offering merchants $5,000 in free Apple Pay transaction processing.

Mobile security startup MagicCube raises $2.2 million in funding

Visa is the first company to participate in the company's Charter Partner program.

Report: Biometric device shipments for financial industry to total 212M units by 2024

Tractica anticipates that finance biometrics hardware and software revenue will increase from $126 million in 2015 to $2.2 billion in 2024.

Eval 4dev sends EMV Level 2 kernel testing to the cloud

Fime says its new solution allows development teams to check their work step by step, reducing the risk of failure in certification testing.

Nok Nok Labs completes latest funding round with $8 million

New strategic investors were added to the oversubscribed round, including DaouKiwoom Group from South Korea; DOCOMO Capital from Japan; and Thundersoft from China.

Bluefin partners with EchoSat to enhance data security

EchoSat serves a wide variety of clients, including convenience stores, gas stations, truck stops, restaurants, grocery stores and large retailers.

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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.