News tagged ‘nfc’
Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012
M1 today announced the launch of two Near Field Communications (NFC) services, M1 NFC Prepaid MasterCard and EZ-link CEPAS, in collaboration with MasterCard and EZ-link. Both NFC services will be made available at all M1 shops beginning today.
Friday, 3 Aug 2012
Citibank, DBS, EZ-Link, M1, SingTel, and StarHub, will launch the nation-wide NFC services through a secure, unified, and comprehensive third-party infrastructure managed by Gemalto and supported by IDA. Consumers will be offered a choice of multiple contactless payment products on their NFC phones, while businesses will have the option of deploying secured mobile services.
Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012
Samsung US has announced the availability of TecTiles, small square stickers that allow you to perform tasks such as launching apps, making phone calls, opening web pages and more by simply tapping it with an NFC-enabled smartphone.
Tuesday, 21 Feb 2012
LG (Korea) has officially announced the LG Optimus LTE Tag, an LTE-equipped Android smartphone that comes with NFC capabilities.
Friday, 17 Feb 2012
Besides the upcoming P700 and P-880 Android smartphones, LG also has a mid-range Windows Phone, the Miracle planned for a possible launch at Mobile World Congress (MWC) 2012.
Tuesday, 15 Nov 2011
Intel and MasterCard has just announced that it would collaborate to vastly improve the consumer experience and security for online shopping.
Thursday, 27 Oct 2011
The Infocomm Development Authority of Singapore (IDA) initiated the Call-for-Collaboration (CFC) with seven major partners as part of an interoperable nationwide deployment of NFC mobile payment system.
Tuesday, 25 Oct 2011
Consumers tapping their mobile devices to pay for shopping purchases, transport trips, and other contactless services could be a common sight come 2012, when StarHub, EZ-Link and DBS launch NFC services.
Wednesday, 19 Oct 2011
Nokia today announced the launch of the Near Field Communication (NFC) hub in Singapore to provide NFC capabilities to both organizations and individuals in Singapore.
Wednesday, 12 Oct 2011
In the upcoming BlackBerry 7 OS update, the NFC feature, BlackBerry Tag, will be enabled, allowing BlackBerry devices with NFC technology to share information with just a tap.