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WIMA NFC Monaco 2012

WIMA NFC Monaco 2012
Apr 11 2012 - Apr 13 2012
Grimaldi Forum
Monaco

The WIMA 6th Global NFC Applications Products & Services Congress bills itself as the largest international conference and exhibition exclusively dedicated to Near Field Communication (NFC) technology

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Schwing! LikeBelt concept reads NFC tags with a hip thrust

Enterprising developers have come up with a 'LikeBelt', an NFC-enabled belt buckle that can register Facebook 'likes' or check-ins with a thrust of the wearer's hips. The humorous concept, essentially a Nexus S handset with...

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Japan: No. 2 Telco in Japan to Sell First Standard NFC Phones

Scope: 
Rollout
Status: 
Planned
Tokyo, Chiba
Japan
35.6895
139.692
Launch: 
Jan 2012
Main Application: 
Payment, information on demand
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Premo offers 3D NFC antenna

Inductive component specialist Premo has developed a 3D-coil isotropic magnetic antenna for NFC applications. The 3DC15-HF is designed to be surface mounted during PCB assembly and incorporates a trio of single coils arranged in three dimensions....

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NFC Smart World

NFC Smart World
Mar 6 2012 - Mar 9 2012
Tokyo Big Sight
Tokyo
Japan

From IC Card World to NFC & Smart World: Formerly focusing on smart card technology, the NFC & Smart World exhibition now introduces the latest trends in the world of the NFC standard.

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4th Mobile Contactless Payment Innovations Summit

4th Mobile Contactless Payment Innovations Summit
Apr 3 2012 - Apr 4 2012
Westin San Francisco Market Street
San Francisco
United States

Deploying a system that simply enables mobile transactions is no longer sufficient; in today's era of new commerce, retailers, merchants and all players in the mobile space must

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NFC Playbook on the way?

RIM is rumoured to be lining up an NFC-enabled BlackBerry PlayBook tablet for May or June release, according to BGR. This article was first published at www.nfcworld.com.Related news Latest NFC phone news and rumours •...

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Swedish retailer launches NFC loyalty programme

Leading Swedish retail chain ICA says it picked NFC for the rewards programme at its ICA To Go food store in Stockholm because it will appeal to the tech savvy, health-conscious city dwellers it wants to attract.

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DeviceFidelity begins shipping NFC microSDs direct to consumers

US iPhone users can now order a case containing an NFC microSD card online and use it to make payments with their mobile phone. An Android version will be added during the second quarter of 2012 and there are plans to make the technology available internationally from the end of the year.

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200m NFC phones in 2012

There will be 200m phones with built-in NFC technology by the end of 2012, according to the new edition of Deloitte's Technology, Media and Telecommunications Predictions report. "Even if 2012 turns out to be no more...

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Airline Industry Tech Provider Sees Major Role for NFC to Speed Check-in and Boarding

Airline Industry Tech Provider Sees Major Role for NFC to Speed Check-in and Boarding

With the help of NFC technology, airline passengers will routinely tap their mobile phones to pass through security checkpoints and boarding gates by 2018, predicts major airline industry IT and communications services provider SITA.

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Visa mobile spend heads for 50%

Over half the spending put through Visa in Europe in 2020 will be via a mobile device, predicts the payments company. The forecast is based on new figures which show spend on Visa cards in...

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Xing adds contacts with NFC

German B2B social network Xing has added support for NFC, allowing members to add new contacts to their network by simply tapping together their mobile phones. Xing is using the Android Beam peer-to-peer functionality included in Android...

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Entrust adds NFC to secure ID

Secure ID technology provider Entrust has added support for NFC and Bluetooth to its IdentityGuard authentication platform, enabling mobile phones to be used as corporate authentication devices. "Entrust empowers enterprises to use the mobile channel...

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Utility meters to get NFC top-ups

Inside Secure and embedded semiconductor maker Freescale have developed a reference design for an NFC-enabled prepaid utility meter that users can top up with their NFC phone. The meters would allow householders who prepay for...

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US retailers back chip and pin

"The US payments industry should undergo a coordinated migration to chip and PIN transactions which should support a broad range of payment types (contact, contactless, dual interface, debit, credit, stored value, private and 'white' label,...

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Tizen preview unveiled

The Linux Foundation has published a Tizen SDK preview to give application developers a pre-release look at the new mobile operating system. Tizen, a free open source OS based on Linux, is the successor to...

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Australasian TSM certified

ABnote's TSM hubs in Ingleburn, Australia and Christchurch, New Zealand have been certified under MasterCard's Mobile Partner Program. The qualification enables ABnote to provide TSM services such as personalisation and over-the-air application downloading to NFC...

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LG readies 3D NFC phone?

LG is preparing an NFC enabled 3D smartphone codenamed 'CX2' for launch at the Mobile World Congress next month, reports Pocketnow. The apparent successor to the LG Optimus 3D will feature a 4.3-inch 'glasses-free' 3D...

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Paperlinks platform adds NFC

Paperlinks, a service that enables business users to create and manage QR and barcode based campaigns, has included NFC tag reading functionality in its new barcode scanning app for Android devices. This article was first...

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