A smart card, some times called a Chip Card resembles a credit card in size and shape, but inside it is completely different. First of all, it has an inside — a normal credit card is a simple piece of plastic. The inside of a smart card usually contains an embedded microprocessor. The microprocessor is under a gold contact pad on one side of the card. Think of the microprocessor as replacing the usual magnetic stripe on a credit card or debit card.
MUNICH, Germany, 18 January, 2020 – Matica Technologies AG will introduce a new direct-to-card printer line, ‘MC310’, at Intersec 2020, the world’s leading security, safety, and fire protection show being held at the Trade Centre Arena, Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai
STMicroelectronics has released the next generation of its STPay system-on-chip (SoC) payment solution
October 2019 -- STMicroelectronics has released the next generation of its STPay system-on-chip (SoC) payment solution, leveraging state-of-the-art technology to increase contactless performance and protection, reduce power demand, and significantly improve the user experience. A sample of "STPay-Topaz-1", the first
IDEX Biometrics and Feitian to Offer Cost-effective, Supply Chain Solution for Biometric Smart Card Manufacturers
Oslo, Norway, 2019/08/07 - IDEX Biometrics ASA, the leading provider of advanced fingerprint identification and authentication solutions, has signed an agreement with Feitian Technologies Co. LTD (“Feitian”) (ftsafe.com) to supply smart card manufacturers with a complete pre-lam inlay solution based
PALO ALTO, CA and STOCKHOLM, SWEDEN – August 20, 2019 – Yubico, the leading provider of hardware authentication security keys, today announced the general availability of the YubiKey 5Ci, the world’s first security key designed with both USB-C and Lightning connectors on
IRVINE, CA, June 17, 2019 – CardLogix will join Fulcrum Biometrics at ID4Africa this week June 18-20 in Johannesburg, South Africa. CardLogix and Fulcrum Biometics will present a live demonstration of CardLogix' IDBX™ Multi-Modal Biometric Smart Card Issuance System.
Santa Clara, CA/Washington, DC – June 26, 2019 – FEITIAN Technologies US Inc, a world security technology leader providing biometric and FIDO/FIDO2 passwordless authentication, advanced combined function all-in-one smartcards, and payment related systems, has two significant announcements at this week’s Identiverse 2019 event in