GlobalPlatform aims to speed up NFC m-payment rollout

Friday 29 April 2016 | 11:25 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Smartphone-based mobile payment should become ubiquitous, according to standardization body GlobalPlatform. The Industry Group leads the development of secure services on payment cards and smartphones. With a new end-to-end framework, banks will have a set of options for deploying card-based payments to smartphones and other consumer devices. This should shave a year off the current development time, says Gil Bernabeu, commercial director for GlobalPlatform.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Alibaba / GlobalPlatform / GSM Association / Tencent
Countries: World
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