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April 14th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 14 April 2011, 13:01

Vodafone brings NFC payments to Hungary’s Sziget Festival

One of Europe’s premier music festivals has teamed up with Vodafone to provide visitors with contactless payment cards — and some will also get the chance to pay with NFC phones.

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April 14th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 14 April 2011, 12:39

Atlanta Fed states mobile payments will be ‘safer than plastic cards’

“The mobile phone will be a much more secure payment device than the plastic cards we use today.” That is the view of the assistant director of the Retail Payments Risk Forum, in a blog post published this week by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta.

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April 13th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 27 June 2011, 10:54

Google chooses Identive to deliver NFC tags for Places campaign

Identive's ACIG Technology subsidiary has been picked as the exclusive supplier of NFC stickers for the Austin, Texas roll-out of the search engine giant's Google Places local recommendation service.

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April 12th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 16 January 2013, 13:28

Visa Europe announces €100m annual mobile payments investment

Visa Europe will invest €100 million a year in commercially launching mobile payments and developing its e-commerce services, the firm’s chief executive has confirmed.

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April 12th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 6 May 2011, 10:41

NXP denies takeover talks — but reveals price it could accept

Chip maker NXP is not in takeover talks, its chief executive has said, although he would consider an offer like the one Texas Instruments made for National Semiconductor, Reuters reports.

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April 12th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 12 April 2011, 10:13

Samsung ready to unveil two new NFC-enabled Bada smartphones

Samsung is planning to release two more NFC-enabled Bada-based smartphones later this year, Badaworld reports.

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April 11th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 11 April 2011, 11:32

Yespay Wallet to be ready for NFC by end of 2011

Yespay International is to introduce an NFC mobile wallet service that will allow customers to use coupons and discount vouchers via NFC by the end of the year, the company’s CEO has told NFC World.

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April 8th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 8 April 2011, 15:50

Swisscom prepaid customers top up at in-store NFC kiosks

Mobile software provider Sicap and Switzerland’s leading telecoms provider Swisscom have launched a contactless in-store kiosk that allows prepaid subscribers to top up their phones.

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April 8th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 31 January 2012, 12:39

Mastercard mandates contactless POS terminals in Australia and New Zealand

Global payments network Mastercard has announced a plan to make contactless payments a way of life in Australia and New Zealand over the next four years.

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April 8th, 2011 • By Christopher Brown • Last updated 8 April 2011, 12:18

Zenius aims to be ‘Microsoft of the NFC world’

The Silicon Valley-based startup has unveiled a hardware-neutral NFC platform that, co-founder John Wiese has told NFC World, will allow developers to write software applications once and then deploy them on multiple types of NFC phone.

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