Samsung signs deal with Visa for mobile payments

27 February 2013 | Laura Hedges


Samsung has announced a partnership with card provider, Visa, to create a faster and more accessible mobile payment system for smartphone users.

The announcement was made at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona this week and is claimed to be the first of its kind between a leading near field communications (NFC)...



Related stories

  • Midweek Mergers: April 23

    Capacity brings you the latest mergers and acquisitions in the wholesale arena. If you have any deals you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

  • Facebook plans mobile payment service

    Internet giant Facebook is close to being granted an electronic money licence for payment and remittance services, in the company's latest effort to boost mobile services.

  • SingTel Group and Samsung deliver mobile initiatives

    SingTel Group and technology firm Samsung have today announced four joint initiatives designed to enhance mobile data services for customers.

  • LTE SPECIAL REPORT 2014: Rolf Nafziger, Deutsche ...

    Having invested heavily in network roll-outs and acquiring spectrum, Deutsche Telekom sees itself as a pioneer in LTE. Capacity talks to the company’s Rolf Nafziger about the wholesale market’s role in supporting LTE’s rapid progress.

  • France to seek consolidation in mobile market

    The French government has announced its intention to actively encourage consolidation in the country’s mobile sector, in an effort to bring an end to the price war in the mobile market.

  • Friday Network News: April 18

    Capacity brings you the latest network news. If you have network developments you'd like us to share, please tweet us @capacitymag or email editorial@capacitymedia.com.

 


Poll

What will be the most important network technology breakthrough of 2014?