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Visa expands Visa Ready secure payments programme to IoT

Sunday 21 February 2016 | 13:30 CET | News
Visa announced at Mobile World Congress that it is expanding its Visa Ready programme to include IoT companies, the first of which will focus on payments for wearables and automobiles. Companies such as Accenture, Coin, Giesecke & Devrient, Fit Pay and Samsung, which will work with device manufacturers including Chronos and Pebble to help embed secure payments in consumer devices and have the devices certified as Visa Ready.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Giesecke & Devrient / Samsung / Visa
Countries: World
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