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April 16th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 16 April 2013, 11:26

DBS expands One.Tap NFC payments to all Singapore carriers

DBS has become the first bank to offer a virtual credit card to customers of all three mobile network operators in Singapore.

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April 15th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 15 April 2013, 17:41

CheckinDJ uses NFC, social media and Spotify to reinvent the jukebox

Venues, or groups of friends, can use the system to choose what music should be played — based on the combined preferences of everyone present at the time.

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April 15th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 15 April 2013, 15:46

Inside Secure NFC controller gets Linux kernel support

Inside Secure has announced its MicroRead NFC controller chip is supported in the new 3.9 branch of the Linux kernel, speeding up integration of the chip into a range of Linux based TVs, set-top boxes, GPS devices and industrial machines.

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April 15th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 15 April 2013, 15:18

Think&Go, Comprion, Taztag, Sistel, Payter and Seibersdorf win Wima NFC awards

The winners of this year’s Wima NFC competition have been announced — with Think&Go NFC scooping three awards.

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April 12th, 2013 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 1 May 2013, 12:22

South West Trains provides passengers with special offers via NFC

The Tap4Offers platform has been installed in 360 of the UK rail operator's carriages and platform provider KBH plans to extend the service to 6,000 carriages operated by eleven rail service providers later this year.

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April 12th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 12 April 2013, 12:16

Wroclaw restaurant tries NFC table tents

Local NFC specialist NFC Group has implemented NFC table stands and placed NFC stickers on doors in an Indian restaurant in Wroclaw, Poland.

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April 12th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 12 April 2013, 11:53

New York City to pilot NFC parking meters

The New York City Department of Transportation is to pilot test PayByPhone‘s mobile payments system, which is already live in San Francisco, Miami, London and Vancouver, in an 18 block area of the Belmont Business Improvement District in the Bronx.

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April 11th, 2013 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 11 April 2013, 17:01

NFC house buying system promises more privacy for sellers

Academics from the School of Computing and Mathematics at Plymouth University have developed an NFC tag platform that allows sellers to promote their property in a more discreet way than the traditional ‘for sale’ board.

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April 11th, 2013 • By Rian Boden • Last updated 11 April 2013, 16:04

Seamless adds NFC to QR payments platform

Seqr does not require merchants to install new hardware and promises to cut transaction fees in half by bypassing the traditional payments networks. McDonald's, Axfood and Kjell & Company have already adopted the system in Sweden.

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April 11th, 2013 • By Karl Dyer • Last updated 11 April 2013, 12:03

Samsung adds Galaxy Mega 6.3-inch NFC phone

Samsung has added a new smartphone to its Galaxy range. The Galaxy Mega  “phablet” comes in two sizes, with a 6.3-inch or 5.8-inch HD LCD screen. The 6.3-inch model will come with NFC. Both versions will be available globally, beginning in Europe and Russia in May 2013.

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October 2nd, 2014

Latest news

  1. RapidNFC examines iPhone 6 tag reading issue
  2. Apple falls out with PayPal over Samsung deal
  3. KLM uses Bluetooth beacons to help passengers navigate Schiphol Airport
  4. Uber runs NFC marketing campaign in London pubs and clubs
  5. Transcript: eBay CEO John Donahoe discusses the future of PayPal as an independent company
  6. NFC technology report available for free download
  7. iPad to get Apple Pay support?
  8. eBay to spin off PayPal as a separate company in 2015
  9. Dartmouth researchers develop continuous authentication service based on smart wristbands
  10. InMarket reports on attitudes to beacon messages
  11. John Lewis invests in BLE
  12. Korea’s SK Planet buys US BLE offers platform Shopkick
  13. Miami Airport provides airlines and retailers with open access to Bluetooth beacons
  14. TfL reports rapid adoption of contactless payments on London transport
  15. Amazon adds Wishlist tweets
  16. Facebook picks Stripe for buy button
  17. China Mobile picks Gemalto for NFC ticketing in Beijing
  18. WeChat offers payments in stores
  19. US bank tests NFC Wave add-on
  20. NFC Forum publishes connection handover paper
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