02.07.17

USB Feeds PCI

Card swipe readers are seemingly everywhere. Many can be seen tethered to PCs, while others are soldered into keyboards, display monitors and electronic chassis and show up in finished products […]

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01.24.17

MC 2 Series

Just as the stresses of EMV have begun to subside within U.S. Payment System, a new mandate has arrived. Beginning in 2017, MasterCard will expand its numbering scheme to include account […]

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01.10.17

PIN Debit Steering

The Federal Reserve has released its latest findings on debit card usage in the United States. The report is thorough and well documents two major costs of debit card acceptance, […]

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11.15.16

Gift Cards And EMV

TranSend, an infrastructure provider to the payments industry, is pleased to announce that it has added gift card support to its Quick Chip implementations in the United States. Store gift […]

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11.08.16

Middleware Vulnerabilities

Many in the United States bemoan the slowness of EMV, whether that slowness is in transaction times or merchant adoption. Either way you cut it, much of the problem has to […]

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