Short takes: QS/1, BraunAbility, RESNA

Thursday, February 11, 2016

QS/1 has received certification under the latest Payment Application Data Security Standard version 3.1, used to ensure safety through payment applications. To be certified, point-of-sale vendors must develop a secure payment application that does not allow storage of prohibited information, such as magnetic stripe, CVV or PIN data, and adhere to all the industry mandates for the secure handling of credit card data…BraunAbility has joined forces with Ford to create BraunAbility MXV, a wheelchair-accessible SUV. The SUV features patented sliding-door technology, removable driver and passenger seats, and a powered, lighted in-floor ramp…RESNA is now accepting innovative assistive technology designs for the 2016 RESNA Student Design Competition. Up to six semi-finalist teams will win a trip for two team members to attend the RESNA Annual Conference, July 10-14 in Arlington, Va, for final judging. The final deadline for submission is April 11.