News about Jim Balsillie and NFC.
November 25th, 2011
“We look forward to seeing the launch of commercial wallet services in several markets next year,” says the CEO of Telefónica Digital.
October 10th, 2011
BlackBerry Tag will let RIM NFC phone users add each other as BBM contacts and share multimedia content via NFC.
September 19th, 2011
The latest NFC phone rumours and announcements, including: France to get NFC Galaxy S II, with rest of Europe to follow • iPhone speculation • A trio of NFC BlackBerrys • Casio’s DT-X8 rugged terminal • Acer NFC handset could be first of many • Korea gets high-end LG NFC phone • Intel shows off Android tablet design that features NFC
March 2nd, 2011
Virtually all new BlackBerry devices from now on will include near field communication capabilities, Research in Motion‘s UK managing director has said. At a Westminster e-forum on smartphones, tablets and apps, Stephen Bates suggested that…
February 18th, 2011
Research in Motion co-CEO Jim Balsillie has further confirmed the BlackBerry maker’s plans to add near field communication functionality to its mobile phones at the Mobile World Congress this week. “Many, if not most,” BlackBerry…
November 19th, 2010
Discussing NFC at the Web 2.0 Summit, RIM’s co-CEO Jim Balsillie said “we’d be fools not to have it in the near term… and we’re not fools.”