NFC at heart of Brazilian mobile payments project

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Brazilian banking group Bradesco is planning to roll out NFC mobile payments across Brazil by summer 2014, through a partnership with mobile operator Claro and SIM card provider Giesecke & Devrient.

Securing mobile identity: Giesecke & Devrient


Volker W. Gerstenberger, Director of Product Marketing for Mobile Security at Giesecke & Devrient, talks to Telecoms.com and Banking Technology at MWC2014 about the Internet of Things and the transition from plug in form factor SIMs to embedded authentication solutions.

G&D launches mobile wallet solution

G&D launches mobile wallet solution

SIM card maker Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) has announced a mobile wallet solution. The solution, called SmartTrust Portigo allows users to make debit and credit card payments using their smartphones and also enables them to store ID cards, loyalty cards, public transport tickets, and access keys for buildings and vehicles in the electronic wallet.

How ARM’s TrustZone aims to make smartphones more secure


This week, ARM announced that it is rolling out a joint venture with Gemalto and Giesecke & Devrient (G&D) dedicated to securing the software on connected devices. Telecoms.com caught up with Rob Brown, secure solutions segment marketing at ARM, to find out more.