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Visa's contactless payment app used in NY pilot programme

Wednesday 22 September 2010 | 08:46 CET | News
Visa announced two pilot programmes in New York and Los Angeles whereby commuters can use its contactless payment application Visa payWave or Visa prepaid cards to pay for bus, subway and train fares. Visa's payWave technology is now accepted as part of a pilot payment programme underway with New York City Transit, NJ Transit and The Port Authority of New York and New Jersey, while commuters in Los Angeles can use a special Visa prepaid card to ride the LA metro system. In New York, Visa is allowing riders to pay using Visa payWave-enabled cards and mobile phones. The pilot programme in New

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Visa
Countries: United States
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