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Cellum to support NFC payments based on Host Card Emulation

Thursday 21 July 2016 | 15:38 CET | News
Hungary-based mobile wallet provider Cellum would soon be extending its mobile wallet offering to include NFC-based contactless payments using Host Card Emulation technology. Host Card Emulation (HCE) is a cloud-based approach which enables NFC transactions to take place without using a mobile device's hardware for storing payment credentials or needing to replace the SIM card. The HCE-based payment option comes as a new addition to Cellum's wallet platform.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Cellum
Countries: Europe / Hungary
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