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chip card

[′chip ‚kärd]
(computer science)

chip card

(1) A credit card or ID card that contains a microcontroller chip. See smart card.

(2) A module that contains memory chips. See memory card.
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Holders of "ICBC - Taiping" co-branded chip card or other ICBC debit card are all welcomed to buy the insurance at ICBC self-service devices (about 44, 000 transfer/remittance machines or bill payment enquiry machines), no underwriting required.
The Stored Value Chip Cards can reduce the chance of "missing the big play of the game" or the "song I came to watch the group perform" because of waiting in long lines at concession stands.
The Vx 510 countertop payment system provides extraordinary performance for credit and debit payment, with support for magstripe, chip card and contactless smartcard transactions and the ability to add a value-added application such as gift card or telco top-up.
Visa will soon begin testing prototypes of the multi-function chip card around the world.
March 1994, Visa begins development of a chip card payment service.
These products, along with the ACI Card Management System(TM) and ACI Smart Chip Manager(TM), support the issuance and management of both magnetic stripe and chip cards, easing the migration to full EMV support.
Further information on Renesas' product portfolio of chip card ICs is available at www.
According to Kobsak Duangdee, Secretary General of Thailand Bankers Association, the chip card standard program in Thailand follows the Thai Central Bank's strategy of accelerating the upgrade of bank card industry.
Experience elsewhere indicates that once chip card usage in the United States becomes widespread, hackers who've been focusing on stealing point-of-sale information will put more time and energy into committing online fraud, stealing data from individual citizens who do business on the Internet.
EMV technology relies on the chip card (or smartcard), which looks just like the standard magnetic stripe cards in use today.
Standard Chartered Bank Bahrain has rolled out a fully operational debit and credit card - (EMV) chip card infrastructure in line with the requirements of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).
MANAMA: Standard Chartered Bank Bahrain yesterday announced that it has successfully rolled out a fully operational debit and credit card - (EMV) chip card infrastructure in line with the requirements of the Central Bank of Bahrain (CBB).