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Youtap outlines standards for non-card NFC contactless payment devices

AUCKLAND, New Zealand, 18 January 2017 – Youtap, a global provider of contactless mobile payments and financial services software, has outlined standards to govern the manufacture of non-card form factors used for contactless payments. Contactless payments (whereby a...

Telkomsel officially launches NFC payments at KFC

JAKARTA, Indonesia, November 16, 2016 – Mobile network operator Telkomsel Indonesia, the largest mobile operator in South East Asia, has formally launched TCASH Tap across Indonesia. TCASH Tap is powered by near-field communications (NFC) technology developed by...

MTN ‘Tap&Pay’ goes live in Rwanda

KIGALI, Rwanda – Mobile network operator MTN and Verifone Mobile Money have teamed up to launch MTN Tap&Pay, a service that allows customers to use mobile money to pay for goods and services simply by “tapping” their phones on a merchant point of sale device. The...

Youtap’s Joint-Venture wins Best NFC-enabled Service Award!

We’re pleased to announce our Best NFC-enabled Service award win at the CEPI Asia Awards, along with high commendation in the Best Digital Solution category. Thanks to our partnership with Telkomsel T-Cash, we’ve been able to prove retail enablement is a driving force...

Airtel Gabon Announces Strategic Partnership with Verifone Mobile Money

Airtel Gabon, the first mobile operator in Gabon has partnered with Verifone Mobile Money to launch contactless mobile payments using NFC technology. A pioneer in terms of technological innovation, Airtel is the first operator to deploy the latest generation of NFC...

Youtap! Named Red Herring Global Top 100 Winner

December 2nd 2015 – San Francisco, CA – Today Youtap Inc., a mobile payments technology company announced that it has been selected as a Red Herring 2015 Top Global award recipient. The prestigious industry award recognizes the year’s most audacious and promising...

Ericsson & Verifone Mobile Money announce global partnership

VeriFone Mobile Money Retail Enablement software suite integrated with Ericsson Wallet Platform to expand payment options, including in emerging markets Ericsson customers gain capability to offer contactless near field communication (NFC) and tap-and-pay services at...

Airtel, Verifone Mobile Money launch contactless payments in Ghana

Airtel Ghana has partnered with Verifone Mobile Money to raise the bar in the mobile money space by introducing a contactless “tap and pay” near-field communication (NFC) technology that will enable the growing base of Airtel Money’s over 1.5 million registered...