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Digital Transactions News DCS Launches Instant Issuance for NFC Memory Cards September 14, 2010
Rising interest in contactless mobile payments via micro Secure Digital(SD) cards has led to the introduction of a feature that will let banks personalize SD cards for payments in a matter of minutes.The new feature, which can be used in branch or other office, has the potential to put nearfield communication(NFC) capability in a mobile device far sooner than might be the case with cards supplied through the mail, and eliminates the need for so call over the air downloads of accounts data,says the feature’s vendor, Dynamic Card Solutions LLC.

Tyfone Wins 2010 Asia Pacific Smart Card Association Award for its Contactless/NFC innovation and implementation

Tyfone’s SideTap and u4ia contactless payment platform wins recognition for compatibility with the widest number of mobile handsets. PORTLAND, Oregon – September 27, 2010
Tyfone(, leader and pioneerin near-field communication (NFC) enabled Memory Cards for mobile financial services, announced today thatthe company was given an award in the category for “Widest Handset Coverage and Contactless Compliance” at the Asia Pacific Smart Card Alliance’s APSCA first forum on alternative NFC mobile payment solutions, recently held in Taiwan.

Orange County’s Credit Union Goes Live with Tyfone Mobile Banking Solution for Advanced Mobile Financial Services

Multi-mode mobile banking to access account information via SMS, mobile application and mobile web was key to OCCU’s selection of Tyfone’s platform PORTLAND, Oregon – October 12, 2010
Tyfone(, a provider of mobile banking, mobile contactless payment and highly secure mobility solutions, today announced that Orange County’s Credit Union (OCCU) has made mobile banking available to its 79,000 members using Tyfone’s u4ia® platform.

GoMo News – Mobile banking is best by SMS,app AND mobile web

October 12, 2010
Two weeks ago,Orange County’s Credit Union (OCCU) launched a mobile payment option for its 80,000 customers. Created by mobile banking servies provider Tyfone, the service allows users to access their banking through either SMS, application or mobile browser.We take a look.

Dynamic Card Solutions’ CardWizard® Perso-to-Go Instant Issue Mobile Payments Platform Now Supports Tyfone’s SideTap MicroSD Secure Memory Card

Financial Institutions Can Instantly Personalize Mobile Payment Form Factor at the Branch Leve ENGLEWOOD, Colo. - Oct. 19, 2010
Dynamic Card Solutions (DCS), recently acquired by Datacard Group, today announced that it’s mobile payments personalization platform CardWizard® Perso-to-Go™—has qualified Tyfone’s latest SideTap MicroSD secure memory card for mobile phone-based near-field communications (NFC) payments.

Tyfone to Keynote at Polaris Technology Conference

Managing Director Shares Expertise on Mobile Money Chennai (India) / Portland, (Oregon, United States) - November 19, 2010
Polaris Software, a leading Financial Technology company, today announced the first-ever Polaris Technology Conference, being held in Chennai, India where Prabhakar Tadepalli, Managing Director for Asia Pacific and Co-Founder of Tyfone will deliver the keynote address on November 20, 2010.

Tyfone Receives Additional Patent for Cutting-Edge Mobile Electronic Wallet Technology

Latest patent covers key technologies in Tyfone’s suite of award-winning solutions PORTLAND, Ore. - November 22, 2010
Tyfone (,a global provider of unified mobile money and secure transaction infrastructure for mobile banking, mobile identity management, and mobile contactless NFC payments, today announced the award of its newest patent for the company’s innovative mobile electronic wallet technology. – Tyfone December 1, 2010

December 1, 2010 Despite a difficult economy, 2010 saw explosive growth and interest in mobile banking and mobile payments by both consumers and credit unions. Orange County’s Credit Union (OCCU), a large and progressive credit union based in southern California, took the mobile banking plunge this year after two to three years of research and due diligence. Read more

NBS Technologies delivers software solution for Tyfone’s SideTap TM Memory Card, enabling fast convenient payment from mobile devices

TNBS software integration with Tyfone SideTap™ API means that Financial Institutions can personalize microSD cards to NFC enable phones quickly and easily Minneapolis, MN - December 3, 2010
NBS Technologies (US) Inc. “NBS”, a leading provider of smart card software solutions today announced the development of personalization scripts for Tyfone’s SideTap microSD secure memory cards via SideTap API to be integrated with EMV UbiQPersoMaster™ personalization software enabling mobile contactless payment for Near Field Communication (NFC) applications. New and existing NBS customers using UbiQPersoMaster software can take advantage of this and play a role in the fast growing NFC market.
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