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chip-enabled smart cards

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Smart credit cards are coming. Here's what you need to know

Smart cards want to replace your wallet full of debit and credit cards with one dynamic smart card. Here's what you need to know.

By May 25, 2015

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Smart

Daimler-owned microcar manufacturer Smart began as the brain-child of Swatch watch founder Nicolas Hayek. Urban dwellers in the US now have the choice between gas and electric powered versions of the ultra-compact ForTwo model.

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The smart card: Apple Pay competitor or simple stopgap?

Mobile payments is a crowded industry, but is one card for storing all your credit cards more practical than we think?

By May 25, 2015

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Chips promise more security for credit cards, but signature still required

Safer, chip-enabled credit cards are coming to the US before the end of 2015, but it will be years before tougher, PIN-based security will be used nationwide.

By November 17, 2014

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Fund this: Smart Card is a high-tech multitool for your wallet

​You've heard of smartwatches and smartphones? A new Indiegogo project promises to smarten up your wallet.

By July 7, 2014

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Verizon aims discount products at customers via Smart Rewards

New program gives points to Verizon customers that can be used to buy merchandise, gift cards, and other products. Is there a catch?

By July 21, 2014

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Target works on security-heavy credit cards, after breach

The retailer accelerates its $100 million program to offer users chip-enabled "smart credit cards" that encrypt users' personal data and are said to be harder to hack.

By February 3, 2014

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Coin delays product launch until spring 2015 as questions remain

The startup behind a smart electronic device that stores credit and debit cards will offer a beta program for 10,000 customers.

By August 22, 2014

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Ping smart wallet tells you when cards go astray

To help stop theft or loss, this Bluetooth card holder will emit sounds when cards are removed or not returned promptly. The wallet can also make noise if you misplace it entirely.

By August 19, 2013

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Omate TrueSmart a full-on Android smartphonewatch on your wrist

It makes phone calls with SIM cards. It takes photos and video. It's an Android 4.2.2 phone, on your arm...impractical, but true. Take a look at the madness.

By December 6, 2013

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Archos Titanium affordable Androids pack two SIMs for £99

The new Archos Titanium affordable Android smart phone costs less than a hundred quid and packs two SIM cards.

By October 18, 2013