ASK announced the availability of LoGO, its contactless USB reader for home or desk usage. LoGO is a low-cost reader for any application that requires smart card transactions in a contactless environment. Multi-standards, plug and play, LoGO complies with the smart card industry standards including ISO 14443 A,B, NFC, Felica and Mifare.
One of the applications the reader is designed for is online home reloading. While companies such as Paris transport company RATP launch Navigo pass online reloading, other operators wish to offer their customers USB reader at home. End users can perform various transactions for their transport or multi-application card at their desk.