NFC World – Sequent launches multi wallet platform for NFC phones

January 31st, 2013

The technology makes it possible to create links between payment cards stored in a secure element and multiple mobile wallets and apps, allowing several different mobile wallets to be supported on one NFC phone and enabling merchants and other service […]

NFC TImes – Vivotech Ends Operations as Sequent Buys Remaining Software Business

October 22nd, 2012

U.S.-based startup Sequent has acquired what appears to be the remaining operational assets of former contactless reader and NFC software vendor Vivotech, purchasing Vivotech’s software unit.

NFC TImes – TSM start-up hires former Microsoft NFC expert, pushes neutrality theme

June 7th, 2012

San Francisco Business Times – Mobile-pay: Big players spread bets

March 9th, 2012

…At about the same time, a venture-backed Redwood City company called Sequent Software Inc. launched a patent-pending NFC technology platform. Sequent CEO Drew Weinstein said its technology makes it possible for any mobile app to integrate NFC payments, ticketing, coupons, […]

Telecom Paper – Sequent launches technology to bring NFC to all apps

January 26th, 2012

Software services provider for NFC payments Sequent Software launched a new technology called Core Card Services (CCS). CCS enables app developers to build new apps with rich NFC experiences and also makes it possible to integrate NFC within apps that […]

Bank Technology News – Neutral Mobile Wallet Tech May Loosen Google’s Grip

December 13th, 2011

Google Inc.’s offering, Google Wallet, was pitched in May as a bank-friendly mobile payment system, since Google makes its money on ad sales rather than transaction revenue. However, Google’s technologycame under fire this week because an earlier version had a flaw […]

Venture Beat – Sequent’s NFC platform takes care of the hard stuff, lets anyone tap into mobile payments

December 13th, 2011

Sequent, a Redwood City, Calif.-based startup launching today, aims to spur on the adoption of NFC with its platform, which makes it easy for any company to implement and manage NFC in their apps. Near-field communication (NFC) technology has seen […]

Tech Crunch – Sequent Software Raises Funding, Aims To Simplify NFC Mobile Payments

May 10th, 2011

Redwood City, California-based Sequent Software, formerly known as Sparq Mobile Solutions, has raised an undisclosed amount of capital in a Series A round of funding led by Opus Capital and SK Telecom Ventures. Sequent provides near-field-communication software, enabling its customers […]