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CNET
Pay by phone:on with Bling Nation's PayPal patchretailers in Bling Nation's incubation headquarters of Palo Alto, CA. The Blin
Pay by phone:on with Bling Nation's PayPal patch
CNET / Posted 4 hours ago
retailers in Bling Nation's incubation headquarters of Palo Alto, CA. The BlingTag, as the sticker is called, uses NFC, or near field communication, a technology that relies on an RFID chip nestled within the adhesive to authenticate transactions... Read more
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The Daily Mercury
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
The Daily Mercury / Posted 20 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 20 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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Queensland Times
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
Queensland Times / Posted 20 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 20 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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News Mail
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
News Mail / Posted 20 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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Daily Examiner
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
Daily Examiner / Posted 20 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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Northern Star
How to create useful appsAnd brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny techn
How to create useful apps
Northern Star / Posted 21 hours ago
And brands everywhere keep creating new apps—many of which use new, shiny technology like geolocation, virtual reality, near field communication, and augmented reality. While we might be creating a “cool” app, we’re not necessarily offering a... Read more
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Calcutta News
Wells Fargo wallet to be launched for customersthe service, customers have to enter their credit card information into their p
Wells Fargo wallet to be launched for customers
Calcutta News / Posted 2 days ago
the service, customers have to enter their credit card information into their phones before shopping at stores that use near-field communication (NFC) technology. Customers are expected to hold the phone over a payment terminal, tap a button on... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Wells Fargo plans to launch mobile-wallet serviceFargo plans, consumers enter their credit card information in their phones befo
Wells Fargo plans to launch mobile-wallet service
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
Fargo plans, consumers enter their credit card information in their phones before shopping with merchants who use NFC, or near-field communication, technology. The consumer holds the phone over a payment terminal and taps a button on the phone or... Read more
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BBC News
Does 'pay by app' mean an end to shopping queues?services like Android Pay, Apple Pay and Samsung Pay all rely on the contactles
Does 'pay by app' mean an end to shopping queues?
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
services like Android Pay, Apple Pay and Samsung Pay all rely on the contactless payment infrastructure - embedded near-field communication (NFC) chips communicating transaction data with a payment terminal. Yet NFC isn't exactly new... Read more
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MacNN
Crowdfunding Critic: Spendwalletto shop at a lot of the places that accept it. After all, Apple Pay requires ca
Crowdfunding Critic: Spendwallet
MacNN / Posted 3 days ago
to shop at a lot of the places that accept it. After all, Apple Pay requires card readers that are equipped with NFC (or Near Field Communication) receivers, which is currently used in around 10 percent of retail locations in the United... Read more
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Times of Malta
Contactless payments technology on the riseagainst a reader, without the need for swiping their cards and entering a PIN.
Contactless payments technology on the rise
Times of Malta / Posted 4 days ago
against a reader, without the need for swiping their cards and entering a PIN. At the heart of this new way of paying is Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, found in most smartphones and increasingly being added to newly issued bank cards.... Read more
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FOX Business
Fitbit Buys Its Way Into Wearable Paymentssays it's also bringing key personnel over from Coin and that the purchase will
Fitbit Buys Its Way Into Wearable Payments
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
says it's also bringing key personnel over from Coin and that the purchase will "accelerate" its ability to add near field communication (NFC) enabled payments to its devices, though it noted it won't happen anytime this year. This is a... Read more
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FOX Business
Fitbit Buys Its Way Into Wearable Paymentssays it's also bringing key personnel over from Coin and that the purchase will
Fitbit Buys Its Way Into Wearable Payments
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
says it's also bringing key personnel over from Coin and that the purchase will "accelerate" its ability to add near field communication (NFC) enabled payments to its devices, though it noted it won't happen anytime this year. This is a... Read more
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USA Today
Buying a smartphone? Understand these featureswith aptX, however, can reduce the size of audio so they can easily flow throug
Buying a smartphone? Understand these features
USA Today / Posted 5 days ago
with aptX, however, can reduce the size of audio so they can easily flow through the wireless pipeline, delivering near CD-quality audio over Bluetooth. Always-on display: For added convenience and to help with battery preservation, a few... Read more
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USA Today
Bus shelter transformed into replica of Milwaukee basilicaof the basilica itself, there is a high-tech twist to the bus shelter, too. At
Bus shelter transformed into replica of Milwaukee basilica
USA Today / Posted 7 days ago
of the basilica itself, there is a high-tech twist to the bus shelter, too. At a station for smart phones enabled with "near field communication," or NFC, or with a QR code app, visitors can connect directly to the St. Josaphat Basilica... Read more
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The Economic Times
New Fitbit bands may soon double up as mobile walletson Wednesday it bought wearable payment technology assets from Silicon Valley s
New Fitbit bands may soon double up as mobile wallets
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
on Wednesday it bought wearable payment technology assets from Silicon Valley startup Coin, which makes devices that use near-field communication (NFC). Fitbit, though, is not the first wearable device maker to foray into this technology, which... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Android Pay to tap into Singapore and Australian markets this year (VIDEO)payment reader to charge a credit or debit card. But it works only with stores
Android Pay to tap into Singapore and Australian markets this year (VIDEO)
Asian Correspondent / Posted 7 days ago
payment reader to charge a credit or debit card. But it works only with stores that have newer wireless readers called Near Field Communication (NFC) devices. Another challenge has been persuading consumers that it’s easier than pulling out a... Read more
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The Morning Bulletin
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card infocomputer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card in
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card info
The Morning Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
computer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card information, using just a mobile phone. Using near field communication, the same technology behind contactless tap and pay systems, the teenager can access your credit... Read more
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News Mail
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card infocomputer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card in
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card info
News Mail / Posted 7 days ago
computer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card information, using just a mobile phone. Using near field communication, the same technology behind contactless tap and pay systems, the teenager can access your credit... Read more
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Daily Examiner
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card infocomputer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card in
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card info
Daily Examiner / Posted 7 days ago
computer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card information, using just a mobile phone. Using near field communication, the same technology behind contactless tap and pay systems, the teenager can access your credit... Read more
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Northern Star
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card infocomputer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card in
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card info
Northern Star / Posted 7 days ago
computer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card information, using just a mobile phone. Using near field communication, the same technology behind contactless tap and pay systems, the teenager can access your credit... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card infocomputer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card in
Hacker shows how easy it is to steal credit card info
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
computer whiz has shown how easy it is for hackers to steal your credit card information, using just a mobile phone. Using near field communication, the same technology behind contactless tap and pay systems, the teenager can access your credit... Read more
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Market Watch
Fitbit says it may add payment capabilities to devicesit expand its lead over Apple Inc AAPL, +1.72% . “The acquisition accelerates
Fitbit says it may add payment capabilities to devices
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
it expand its lead over Apple Inc AAPL, +1.72% . “The acquisition accelerates Fitbit’s ability to develop an active NFC (near field communication) payment solution that could be embedded into future Fitbit devices, broadening its smart... Read more
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The Financial Express
Fitbit buys mobile payment technology from Silicon Valley startupit looks to allow users to make payments through its popular line of wearable f
Fitbit buys mobile payment technology from Silicon Valley startup
The Financial Express / Posted 8 days ago
it looks to allow users to make payments through its popular line of wearable fitness devices. Coin makes devices that use near-field communication (NFC) chips. NFC allows users to pay for purchases through their wearable devices or... Read more
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walesonline
You can now use Android Pay on your mobile phonebanks will be added in the future. How does it work? Using sensor technology
You can now use Android Pay on your mobile phone
walesonline / Posted 8 days ago
banks will be added in the future. How does it work? Using sensor technology built into most Android smartphones called near-field communication (NFC), a phone can be tapped against any contactless payment point - whether it be a card reader in... Read more
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Fortune
Fitbit's Going to Add Mobile Payments, Eventuallyfeature could come in handy for buying a bottle of water at the end of a run.
Fitbit's Going to Add Mobile Payments, Eventually
Fortune / Posted 8 days ago
feature could come in handy for buying a bottle of water at the end of a run. Coin’s wearable technology is based on a Near Field Communication, or NFC, chip, which requires that a retailer have a compatible checkout register. Thanks to Apple... Read more
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Computer Business Review
Google makes Android Pay available in UKin the UK! Download from @GooglePlay, add your cards & tap to pay." The mobile
Google makes Android Pay available in UK
Computer Business Review / Posted 8 days ago
in the UK! Download from @GooglePlay, add your cards & tap to pay." The mobile payments solution will be available on all near field communication (NFC)-enabled Android devices running KitKat 4.4 and above. Like major rival, Apple Pay, Android... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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express
Android Pay UK Launch: Google finally launches tap-pay contactless smartphone paymentsof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Android Pay UK Launch: Google finally launches tap-pay contactless smartphone payments
express / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Key questions around Google's android pay systemfor the first time. :: How does Android Pay work? Using sensor technology bui
Key questions around Google's android pay system
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
for the first time. :: How does Android Pay work? Using sensor technology built into most Android smartphones called near-field communication (NFC), a phone can be tapped against any contactless payment point - whether it be a card reader in... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Google launches android pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches android pay mobile payment system in the UK
EveningTimes Online / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Croydon Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Android Pay UK: Barclays hasvia their smartphones. Instead, Barclays has opted to develop and expand its o
Android Pay UK: Barclays has
Daily Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
via their smartphones. Instead, Barclays has opted to develop and expand its own Contactless Mobile arm of its Barclays Mobile Banking app, which, like Android Pay, uses near-field communication (NFC) technology to make swift contactless pay... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Northern Echo
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Northern Echo / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Kingston Guardian
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Kingston Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Oxford Mail / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Streatham Guardian / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Bury Times
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Bury Times / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Gazette
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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guardian-series
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
guardian-series / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Harrow Times
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Harrow Times / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Gazette News
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Gazette News / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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This is West Country
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
This is West Country / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Bolton News
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UKof payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Bolton News / Posted 8 days ago
of payments and to lock your device if it becomes lost or stolen." The system will work on any Android smartphone with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in and at least version 4.4 of the Android operating system. This means most... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK The system will work on Android smartphones with near-field communication (NF
Google launches Android Pay mobile payment system in the UK
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
The system will work on Android smartphones with near-field communication (NFC) technology built in Google's Android Pay mobile payment system has launched in the UK, enabling users to... Read more
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