Japanese toy maker Bandai is to include NFC in the next version of its Tamagotchi electronic pets, enabling owners to tap their device on ‘Touch Spots’ and against other Tamagotchis and smartphones to exchange items and play games. Tamagotchi 4U will be released in September and Bandai expects to sell one million units by the end of March 2015.
- Google discusses Wallet plans
- Johnny Rockets puts tablets in 200 restaurants
- Acer Pay is on the way
- Beep’nGo hits 5m downloads
- Newspaper tests BLE beacons