- News tagged "nfc"
Tuesday, 25 Sep 2012
LG has announced the LG Optimus Vu II, with availability slated for September in Korea. Little hardware specs have been revealed so far but the device is said to come equipped with NFC capabilities and a built-in IR blaster. More leaked specs point to an Android 4.0 build and 2GB of RAM.
Wednesday, 22 Aug 2012
Singapore Telecommunications Ltd (SingTel) and EZ-Link Pte Ltd (EZ-Link) today announced the launch of a mobile payment service for smartphones using Near Field Communication (NFC) technology.
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.