Passport Parking Now Available in New Google Pay App

Passport launches a new and convenient way to pay for parking through Google Pay Passport, a transportation software company, announced that Passport Parking and its private label brands are now available in the new Google Pay app, which will make paying for parking quick and easy for users across its client base. Google Pay is designed to make commuting stress-free and help save commuters time. When users download Google Pay on iOS and Android, Passport Parking will be made available through the Google Pay app. This…

Passport Mobile Payments for Parking Coming Soon to Upper Darby, PA

Township's partnership with Passport will allow for contactless, digital parking payments The Township of Upper Darby announces its partnership with Passport, the end-to-end operating system for managing mobile pay parking, parking enforcement, digital permitting and more to cities. The Township will introduce Passport Parking, the mobile application that allows drivers to pay for parking directly from their smartphones. The app will be available to use at over 1,200 parking spaces in Upper Darby beginning in 2021.…

Passport Raises $65 Million in Series D Funding

Funding fuels company vision for an open mobility ecosystem for cities Passport, the leading mobility management platform, has closed a $65 Million Series D funding round with participation by Rho Capital Partners, H.I.G. Growth Partners and ThornTree Capital Partners. These new investors join existing Passport investors Bain Capital Ventures, MK Capital, Grotech Ventures, and Relevance Capital. To date, Passport has raised a total of $125M. The new capital will be invested in growing Passport's mobility software…

Predictions Series 2021: AdTech is Moving Unbelievably Fast to Dislodge Cookies and Everything Else You Use Want to Track Consumer Behavior

Consumer behavior is a hot-topic in 2020. It would remain so in 2021 as well. One of the biggest outcomes of the COVID-19 crisis is the demand for a user data revolution that is pushing Ethical web scraping needs among the C-suite decision-makers. We are back with our popular "Prediction Series" for the coming year. In the current year, we endured a tough economic and pandemic crisis that left us eons trailing behind our targets and plans -- but, does time stop? We know the answer, isn't it! In Part 1 of AdTech trends…

Airside Appoints Amena Ali as CEO

Airside Mobile, Inc., a leader in digital identity and the creator of the highly-acclaimed Mobile Passport App, announced that Amena Ali has been named CEO and elected to the Board of Directors, effective immediately. Ms. Ali has an exceptional track record of building and accelerating growth in high-performance technology businesses. Former CEO and co-founder Hans Miller will continue to support the company’s expansion as Chief Strategy Officer. Mr. Miller said, “Amena provides the strong, experienced leadership Airside…

Qualtrics Announces a Breakthrough End-to-End Automated Solution for Vaccine Management + Citizen Experience

The new solution helps governments navigate the distribution and administration of vaccines with automated workflows on a single system. It integrates with existing health systems to accelerate vaccine adoption and build community trust EY has signed on to co-deliver the implementation services of the Qualtrics vaccine management solution Qualtrics, the leader in customer experience and creator of the experience management (XM) category, announced it is releasing a vaccine management solution to help governments…

Ping Identity Acquires Personal Identity Leader ShoCard to Revolutionize Privacy, Streamline Customer Interactions and Put Users in Control…

New technology promises to redefine how consumers interact with business, strengthen identity verification and reduce friction when individuals engage with companies across digital channels. Ping Identity, the intelligent identity solution for the enterprise, announced the acquisition of ShoCard, a leader in technology designed to transform the way users manage their identity and engage with companies. The acquisition marks a significant step towards its vision of providing users with more control over their privacy while…

Tapping Into Success: Promethean and True Digital Group Deliver Results With Innovation in Video Monetization

Promethean TV, a digital solution to drive ROI from live & VOD video, announces details of its case studies with the True Digital Group. Promethean’s IGNITE VIDEO product has offered high-performing interactive overlays for English Premiership League Football matches, primetime broadcasts of Show Me The Money rap battle show and behind the scenes content for the upcoming Miss Universe Thailand 2020 pageant. Interactivity is the next frontier for brands to acquire, engage and monetise customers for sports, music and…

iProov Partners with IDV Pacific to Enhance Online Identity Verification in Australia and New Zealand

iProov’s biometric authentication technology to be used by IDV Pacific to confirm identity of individuals online The collaboration sees iProov expand its partner network in APAC and underlines the growing global importance of Genuine Presence Assurance for protection against online crime iProov announces its partnership with Australian identity verification specialists IDV Pacific Pty Ltd. The announcement sees iProov expand its growing partner network and extend its services into Australia and New Zealand. IDV Pacific…

Onfido Sees Record Adoption of Its Identity Verification Technology Announcing 264% Year-Over-Year Us Growth

Fuelled by key business wins, new $100M funding and key executive hires Onfido, the global identity verification and authentication provider, announced another strong quarter-over-quarter growth in sales ending June 30th, 2020, representing a 40% increase in global sales over the same quarter last year. The significant growth was fuelled by increased demand in the United States--where Onfido grew its year-over-year sales by 264%--as organizations accelerate their digital transformation plans. In the first half of…

Mojodomo Introduces the World’s First Zero-Waste, Performance-Based Solution to Loyalty Marketing

Backed by Citibank and Powered by Mastercard, Mojodomo is Transforming the Loyalty Industry by Merging Fintech and Martech Mojodomo, a Hong Kong-based start-up, announces the first zero-waste, performance-based solution to loyalty marketing. They've cracked the code to voucher waste and are leading the way to a new era of customer engagement. Backed by Citibank and powered by Mastercard, Mojodomo enables virtual card payments for instant B2B voucher settlement between marketers and merchants. Marketers are reaching…

Payfone’s $100 Million Funding: Customer Identification Software Matches Steps with New Omnichannel CX Benchmarks

Payfone Declares Latest Investment Will Accelerate Privacy-First Customer Identification Management Platform with Strategic Acquisitions Phone intelligence is undergoing a massive transformation as brands and omnichannel marketing platforms aim to deliver a smooth parallel customer experience. The Customer Experience goals can’t be fully verified without authenticating the user identity and thus prevent fraud. Therefore, CX is complete only when integrated alongside identity verification and authentication analytics…

WorldReach: World’s Most Successful Remote Identity Verification Immigration Programme

According to the Home Office EU Settlement Scheme Statistics March 2020, more than 3.1 million applications were successfully concluded, with the vast majority using the digital route. This marks the world's largest, most successful digital on-boarding immigration programme using remote identity verification with ePassport chip reading and liveness detection. To support the United Kingdom's exit from the European Union, the EU Settlement Scheme (EUSS) was established by the Home Office to allow EEA nationals living in the…

DataGrail Introduces First-of-its-Kind Smart Verification, Requiring No Additional Personal Information for CCPA Privacy Request…

People can now exercise their CCPA and GDPR rights without submitting additional personal data such as Gov't IDs, Passports to verify their identity DataGrail, a leading privacy management firm, announced its patent-pending "Smart Verification": the industry's first verification solution that does not require an individual to disclose additional personally identifiable information (PII) when submitting a CCPA privacy request. With Smart Verification, organizations can verify an individual's identity by using known data…

SecureKey Technologies and Onfido Join Forces to Offer Real-Time Photo ID Verification

New collaboration will leverage Onfido’s physical document proofing capabilities to provide real-time digital passport and drivers’ license verification SecureKey Technologies Inc., a leader in identity and authentication solutions, announces an innovative partnership with global identity verification provider, Onfido. Benefitting from the expertise of two industry leaders, the forthcoming offering will combine Onfido’s physical identity document verification and AI expertise with the real-time authentication and…

Kimaldi and Elyctis Reinforce Their Partnership to Tackle New Markets in Spain and Other Geographies

Elyctis is happy to announce it has reinforced its partnership with Kimaldi, a specialist in automated identification products to expand its presence on markets in Spain, Portugal, Russia, Germany and Latin America Headquartered in Barcelona, Spain, Kimaldi has been developing and marketing products dedicated to identification for more than 20 years. The company has built a significant expertise in the identity technologies and markets thanks to a strong presence in the fields of biometric systems, RFID systems, access…

PeP Picks W2 to Streamline its Digital Onboarding Journey

W2's Facial Comparison solution helps leading Payment Service Provider vet new digital clients W2, the leading provider of real-time digital solutions for global regulatory compliance, has partnered with PeP to help the Turkish payment services provider vet the identity of its new digital customers in the UK and to further automate its onboarding processes. PeP have recently become principal members of Visa and will be launching their UK wallet proposition in June 2020. Marketing Technology News: Facebook Apps Created…

TechBytes with Philipp Pointner, Chief Product Officer at Jumio

Could you tell us about your role and the team/technology you handle at Jumio? I serve as a Chief Product Officer at Jumio, the leading provider of online identity verification technology and biometric-based authentication services for financial services, travel, sharing economy, gaming and cryptocurrency sectors. A product visionary and leader in the global financial services and e-commerce spaces, I have successfully led products for over a decade. How does Identity Authentication technology work for Marketing and…

Data Privacy as the New User Experience

In this age of big data and hyper-personalization, companies are putting their best foot forward when it comes to targeting and attracting new customers. As a result, they focus time and energy on not only personalized marketing, but on optimizing the entire user experience to be an enjoyable and hassle-free experience. Most businesses collect data from users to provide an experience more tailored to their needs. Most people’s idea of user experience refers to an end-users interaction with a company's product or service,…

Panasonic Begins Offering API for Facial Recognition Utilizing Deep Learning Technology

No Initial Fee, Cloud-Based Service Incorporates into Smartphone Apps, Websites, and Access Management Systems Panasonic Corporation announced that starting November 25, 2019, the company will begin offering an application programming interface (API) for its facial recognition technology to the market in Japan. @Panasonic begins offering #API for #FacialRecognition utilizing #DeepLearning technology to the market in Japan. Panasonic first began R&D into facial recognition in the early 1990s, and has continued to…