smart card

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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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(AFPI), the automated fare collection system (AFCS) using contactless smartcards will be online at all northbound stations by September 20.
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It intends to replace the magnetic stripe tickets with contactless smartcards and tokens.
Matthew Wallhead, general manager of Terrapinn, a business media company and organizer and creator of the event, said: "Cards, payments and contactless smartcards are changing the way consumers and merchants interact with each other."
HID Global, a provider of solutions for the delivery of secure identity, on Tuesday announced that Nanchang Changbei International Airport has chosen the company's networked access control solution, contactless smartcards, and readers for its new terminal.