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An updatable credit card-sized card with embedded integrated circuits that can receive input processed—via ICC applications—and deliver it as output
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smart card

, smartcard (smart kard)
A plastic card, resembling a credit or debit card, that can provide identification, authentication, data storage, and other applications, such as a health insurance card on which the critical details of a person's health history are encoded.
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The SF3 Series -- RED Mini-Mag Pro Card Reader (part number SF3-2RMM) will be available starting on July 15 at a suggested retail price of $299.
Insert the Globe Charge Mobile card reader in the audio jack of your smartphone or tablet
(ACS, wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), founded in 1995, is Asia Pacific's top supplier and one of the world's top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers. ACS is the winner of the Product Quality Leadership Award for Smart Card Readers from Frost & Sullivan.
Also, the Tactivo smart card readers can be used with a wide range of applications that enable many different use cases, such as secure browsing and e-mail, document signing.
Kris Hiiemaa, the company chief executive officer, said, 'With our mobile credit card reader, we are providing retailers with the full range of technology options they will need to accept and process payments and make real-time decisions that affect their business.
Software security company VASCO Data Security International Inc (Nasdaq:VDSI) announced on Wednesday the launch of DIGIPASS 836, a smart card reader with an optical interface and replaceable batteries.
The company points out that to accommodate varying card technologies and card reader positioning requirements, the card reader is not built into the InSight system itself, instead, any card reader with a Wiegand or RS-485 interface can be wired to the InSight system's interface panel.
Summary: ABBYY, a leading provider of document recognition, data capture, and language software, today announced the availability of a new version of its on-device application for capture and processing of contact information, ABBYY Business Card Reader 2.0 for the iPhoneEeA.
"The magnetic stripe on the card reader allows the user to retrieve information stored on the magnetic strip of all the cards.
ID TECH, a manufacturer of automatic identification products, has introduced a miniature smart card reader that is more durable than any other small reader on the market.
Fully ISO 15693 and 14443A/B compliant, it can process most smart-card protocols, including iCLASS and MIFARE, as well as conventional card reader formats at both 125 kHz and 13.56 mHz.