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How Secure Are NFC Mobile Payments?

  While NFC is a driving force behind the evolution of mobile payments, for many security remains a big point of concern.     Consumers want to ensure their data - and their money - is safe. Merchants want their systems and customers protected. The same goes for banks...

What is HCE?

  Host Card Emulation (HCE) is a technology that allows for the replication of a physical, contactless smart card using software. In the context of mobile payments, it is used to complete transactions via near field communication (NFC).   Anybody who has used a contactless credit card (Visa...

The Future of Mobile Payments in Canada

The mobile payment industry has been evolving rapidly as of late. Google introduced host card emulation (HCE) in Android 4.4,  Visa and MasterCard officially threw their support behind HCE last month and most recently, EMVCo released their framework for tokenization. What this means for mobile payments is standards...