Monthly Archives: June 2012

GSMA backs NFC standards

Mobile NFC Gains Momentum as Operators Worldwide Pledge Support for SIM-Based Solution via Mobile NFC Gains Momentum as Operators Worldwide Pledge Support for SIM-Based Solution — HONG KONG, Nov. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ —. Advertisements

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Vive La France: Orange Plans Nationwide SIM-based Rollout of NFC

Vive La France: Orange Plans Nationwide SIM-based Rollout of NFC. This inaugurates the race to trigger massive deployments of NFC enabled devices in Europe. Interesting to see when other major carries follow suit. via Vive La France: Orange Bites The … Continue reading

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The story of Nokia Money from cradle to grave

The story of Nokia Money from cradle to grave. via The story of Nokia Money from cradle to grave | Mobile-Financial.com.

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Mobile wallet systems could hurt brick-and-mortar banks

Finally, someone tied the loose ends and discovered the obvious… Mobile wallet systems could hurt brick-and-mortar banks. via Mobile wallet systems could hurt brick-and-mortar banks, survey suggests | Mobile-Financial.com.

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The importance of airtime top-ups in mobile money

Close to 70% of mobile payments transactions goes into  airtime top-ups around the world. via Accounting for the importance of airtime top-ups in mobile money around the world | Mobile-Financial.com.

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Baby Steps To NFC

via Updated: Baby Steps To NFC: PayPal InStore Hits The UK, With Barcodes, No NFC, In Sight | TechCrunch.

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