Maker of Rugged Phones Enters NFC Market; is Its Price Right?

By: 
Dan Balaban
Maker of Rugged Phones Enters NFC Market; is Its Price Right?

Sonim Technologies, the maker of rugged work phones, has introduced its first NFC-enabled handset, betting that cleaning companies, security guard firms and home-health care agencies are ready for a more durable–and higher-priced–NFC phone for workforce management.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Tyfone’s NFC-on-microSD technology to go into volume production

The US NFC specialist has signed a manufacturing and distribution deal with Taiwan's AboMem technology that will see the company's SideTap NFC-enabled microSD device become widely available for the first time.

Read the rest of Tyfone’s NFC-on-microSD technology to go into volume production at NFC World.

Tyfone’s NFC-on-microSD technology to go into volume productionTyfone’s NFC-on-microSD technology to go into volume production...
Continue reading
0 Comments

Fiserv enters EMV market, prepares for NFC

US-based financial services systems giant Fiserv has announced that it has begun providing personalisation services for EMV chip cards and will implement EMV payments processing solutions in 2012. "As the US payments industry looks for...

Read the rest of Fiserv enters EMV market, prepares for NFC at NFC World.

Fiserv enters EMV market, prepares for NFCFiserv enters EMV market, prepares for NFC...
Continue reading
0 Comments

KT launches iPhone NFC payments solution

The Korean mobile network operator is offering iPhone users a case that enables them to make payments at merchants and on public transportation with their mobile phone.

Read the rest of KT launches iPhone NFC payments solution at NFC World.

KT launches iPhone NFC payments solutionKT launches iPhone NFC payments solution...
Continue reading
0 Comments

Collis launches one stop NFC testing shop

The company's new Mobile Test Centre enables NFC solutions to be checked for compliance with specifications set by a wide range of industry associations and standards bodies.

Read the rest of Collis launches one stop NFC testing shop at NFC World.

Collis launches one stop NFC testing shopCollis launches one stop NFC testing shop...
Continue reading
0 Comments

Nokia to Launch NFC Tag Applications in Taiwan

Nokia to Launch NFC Tag Applications in Taiwan

Nokia is introducing a handful of tag-based applications in Taiwan for the planned launch of new Nokia Symbian phones there.

Continue reading
0 Comments

Orange to Introduce NFC Version of Galaxy S II in France

Sep 23 2011 (All day)
Orange to Introduce NFC Version of Galaxy S II in France

SOPHIA ANTIPOLIS, FRANCE – France’s largest mobile operator, France Telecom-Orange, has announced it will introduce the NFC version of the popular Samsung Galaxy S II smartphone next month.

Related stories, automatically selected: 
...
Continue reading
0 Comments

Google Wallet Launches as Other Payment Networks Sign On

Google Wallet Launches as Other Payment Networks Sign On

Visa, American Express and Discover Financial Services have agreed to work with Google to enable consumers to put their payment applications into future versions of the Google Wallet, which the Web giant launched today.

Related stories, automatically selected: 
...
Continue reading
0 Comments

Korean Telco to Roll Out NFC Attachment For iPhone

Korean Telco to Roll Out NFC Attachment For iPhone

South Korean mobile operator KT Corp. is launching a small rollout of NFC services on Apple’s iPhone 4, using an attachment called iCarte that contains a full NFC chip.

Continue reading
0 Comments