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1 September 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 1 September 2014, 13:37

Apple iPhone NFC payments rumours reach fever pitch

MasterCard, American Express and Visa have all signed deals with Apple for the launch of a mobile payments service that will make use of an NFC chip built into the next iPhone, due to launch on 9 September, according to reports in a number of publications including the Financial Times, Bloomberg and Re/Code.

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QR

28 August 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 28 August 2014, 18:28

Verizon aims to replace usernames and passwords with QR codes

Verizon Enterprise has introduced Universal ID, a service designed to replace usernames and passwords with a QR code that consumers can scan with their mobile phone to gain access to a website or app.

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27 August 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 27 August 2014, 14:08

Square lets consumers send cash by text

Payments startup Square has expanded its Square Cash service, which lets US consumers send money to a contact via email, to include support for sending funds via an SMS text message.

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BLE

27 August 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 27 August 2014, 13:13

IPC Media promotes magazine sales via convenience store beacons

Publisher IPC Media is using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons installed in 740 One Stop convenience stores across the UK to offer discounted copies of its Chat, Pick Me Up, Woman and TV & Satellite Week magazines.

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27 August 2014 • By Sarah Clark • Last updated 27 August 2014, 11:43

St George adds fingerprint security to mobile banking app

Customers of Australia’s St George Bank will be able to use the Touch ID fingerprint verification technology built into the iPhone 5S to log into mobile banking when iOS8 launches in September.

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NFC

26 August 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 26 August 2014, 13:56

Orderella to install NFC tags and Bluetooth beacons in 79 UK pubs and bars

Orderella, the developer of an app that lets customers place drinks orders and make payments from their mobile phone, is to install NFC tags and Bluetooth beacons in all the 79 pubs and bars across the UK that use its service.

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NFC

22 August 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 21 August 2014, 16:57

NFC brings statues to life in London and Manchester

Visitors to the UK cities of London and Manchester can now interact via NFC with 35 high-profile statues that have been given a voice by actors, comedians and writers, including Patrick Stewart, Jeremy Paxman and Hugh Dennis.

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21 August 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 21 August 2014, 15:40

PayPal introduces one touch mobile payments

PayPal has launched One Touch, a mobile payments solution that lets consumers make payments in supported apps with a single touch. The service, PayPal says, is the “absolute fastest way to pay on any mobile device, across platforms, on all of your favourite apps” and will support credit and debit card payments as well as PayPal transactions.

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BLE

21 August 2014 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 21 August 2014, 14:05

UK retailers install hi-tech mannequins that let customers buy what they see in the window

UK retailers House of Fraser, Hawes & Curtis and Bentalls are using Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) beacons installed in display mannequins to let customers get information about outfits displayed in their shop windows and around their stores, receive special offers and buy items with their mobile phone.

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7 August 2014 • By Mike Clark • Last updated 7 August 2014, 10:37

Invitation to contribute to the NFC World+ Knowledge Centre

NFC World+ is introducing a new service in September 2014 that will go beyond the news to provide our readers with in-depth information on the technologies driving the future of commerce. Initial expressions of interest are now invited from readers who would like to share their knowledge and experiences with our 100,000+ monthly visitors.

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March 31st, 2015

This week's news

  1. New Zealand NFC wallet venture Semble goes live
  2. AMP Bank adds HCE payments to mobile app
  3. 82% of UK marketers unaware of NFC OOH advertising
  4. Vodafone combines tokens and SIMs for NFC payments in Europe
  5. One in five US mobile phone users made a mobile payment in 2014
  6. NFC wristbands to help swimmers track performance
  7. TEB to roll out HCE payments in Turkey
  8. Jameson serves up 25,000 NFC stubby holders
  9. ANZ to add HCE payments to mobile banking app
  10. China Telecom launches NFC ticketing
  11. SaskTel plans mobile payments
  12. Windows 10 for mobile gets HCE
  13. Bell ID reports 75% growth in orders
 
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