EMV technology priorities

Few days ago EMVCo reported the EMV technology priorities, reflecting the trends of the payment landscape in 2022.

EMVCo focuses on Chip & PIN card technology and payment interoperability, and constantly evolve specifications in parallel to new technologies’ adoption.

DPAS Connect features

DPAS connect is the new specification from Discover Network designed to cover contact, contactless and mobile wallet transactions. It comes with a range of new features and capabilities to improve user experience and facilitate multi-channel payment acceptance.

JCB contactless specification v1.6

JCB Contactless is the Japanese JCB-branded contactless payment system that allows customers to shop by simply waving their card over the terminal.
In their course of progress, the Japan based payment scheme has recently updated their contactless specification and released an updated version, the 1.6 release.