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CNET
Apple reportedly readying iPhone for Japan with tap-paythat allows consumers to use their handsets to pay for journeys on mass transit
Apple reportedly readying iPhone for Japan with tap-pay
CNET / Posted 6 hours ago
that allows consumers to use their handsets to pay for journeys on mass transit, Bloomberg reports. But instead of the Near Field Communication (NFC) technology used by Apple Pay, the iPhone would use FeliCa, a mobile tap-to-pay standard in... Read more
6h
Fortune
Apple To Add New Tap And Pay Feature For Users In Japanin Japan. Apple Pay lets users pay using their phones at retail stores equippe
Apple To Add New Tap And Pay Feature For Users In Japan
Fortune / Posted 6 hours ago
in Japan. Apple Pay lets users pay using their phones at retail stores equipped with point-of-sale registers supporting near-field communication (NFC) technology. People simply place their phones or watches near the point-of-sale sensors to make... Read more
23h
Mashable
Meet the cyborg bringing biohacking to the peopleby the video game Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Graafstra arrived in the country wi
Meet the cyborg bringing biohacking to the people
Mashable / Posted 23 hours ago
by the video game Deus Ex: Mankind Divided, Graafstra arrived in the country with four sub-dermal implants. They include a near field communication-compliant (NFC) tag and a UKI chip on which various payment or transit applications can be loaded.... Read more
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Computer Business Review
What is Android Beam?Android Beam enables the transfer of data from one device to another via near f
What is Android Beam?
Computer Business Review / Posted yesterday
Android Beam enables the transfer of data from one device to another via near field communication (NFC). The feature, found on the Android operating system, allows the rapid transfer of data like files, web links, contact info, pictures, YouTube... Read more
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News.com.au
Time to throw away your keys and walletit’s in place.” The biohacking couple both have RFID (radio-frequency identifi
Time to throw away your keys and wallet
News.com.au / Posted 2 days ago
it’s in place.” The biohacking couple both have RFID (radio-frequency identification) chips in their left hands and NFC (near-field communication) chips in the right. The implant is almost impossible to spot, leaving a mark as small as a... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The Motley Fool: Protect Yourselfdevices communicate with one another, such as a smartphone communicating paymen
The Motley Fool: Protect Yourself
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
devices communicate with one another, such as a smartphone communicating payment information to a point-of-sale device via near-field communication chips. This technology isn't going to blossom overnight, but over the course of five to 15 years.... Read more
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WA Today
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fightwallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufa
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fight
WA Today / Posted 3 days ago
wallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufacturer's system, Apple Pay, to access the near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The Australian... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fightwallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufa
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fight
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 3 days ago
wallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufacturer's system, Apple Pay, to access the near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The Australian... Read more
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3d
Canberra Times
Big four banks vs Apple: ACCC defers decisionare left better off. The stoush between the banks and Apple is over the access
Big four banks vs Apple: ACCC defers decision
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
are left better off. The stoush between the banks and Apple is over the access that Apple gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. Unlike Android... Read more
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Canberra Times
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fightwallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufa
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fight
Canberra Times / Posted 3 days ago
wallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufacturer's system, Apple Pay, to access the near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The Australian... Read more
6 related stories
3d
Brisbane Times
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fightwallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufa
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fight
Brisbane Times / Posted 3 days ago
wallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufacturer's system, Apple Pay, to access the near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The Australian... Read more
6 related stories
3d
The Age
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fightwallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufa
Coles backs Westpac, Commonwealth Bank, National Australia Bank, and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank in Apple Pay fight
The Age / Posted 3 days ago
wallets" on smart phones. Unlike Android phones, iPhones allow only the manufacturer's system, Apple Pay, to access the near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The Australian... Read more
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5d
Boston Herald
MIT develops high-tech temp tattoosof yourself.” Made using gold leaf, the tattoos themselves become devices that
MIT develops high-tech temp tattoos
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
of yourself.” Made using gold leaf, the tattoos themselves become devices that can be swiped, tapped or read by a near field communication reader. That means a shiny trackpad on your arm will be able to control a phone or soaring shiny... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
DuoSkin 'smart' tattoos to control your mobileHsin-Liu Kao, a PhD Student at MIT, told MIT Media Lab. The DuoSkin tattoo is
DuoSkin 'smart' tattoos to control your mobile
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 6 days ago
Hsin-Liu Kao, a PhD Student at MIT, told MIT Media Lab. The DuoSkin tattoo is also able to control your music and act as a near field communication (NFC) tag to read data off your skin. "I think there is no fashion statement greater than being... Read more
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7d
Australian Broadcasting Corporation
ACCC blocks big banks from collective bargaining over Apple Paybanks and other card issuers are seeking authorisation to collectively negotiat
ACCC blocks big banks from collective bargaining over Apple Pay
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 7 days ago
banks and other card issuers are seeking authorisation to collectively negotiate on issues including the ability to use Near Field Communication (NFC) on Apple devices to enable contactless payments to be made through the banks' own digital... Read more
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7d
News.com.au
Another Apple Pay delay: ACCC won’t let banks bargain yetis attempting to negotiate the fee Apple charged for each Apple Pay transaction
Another Apple Pay delay: ACCC won’t let banks bargain yet
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
is attempting to negotiate the fee Apple charged for each Apple Pay transaction. The banks are also seeking access to the Near Field Communication technology in Apple iPhones to deliver their own digital wallet solutions. Apple Pay lets users pay... Read more
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7d
The Age
Big four banks vs Apple: ACCC defers decisionbe granted," Mr Sims said. The stoush between the banks and Apple is over the
Big four banks vs Apple: ACCC defers decision
The Age / Posted 7 days ago
be granted," Mr Sims said. The stoush between the banks and Apple is over the access that Apple gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. Unlike Android... Read more
3 related stories
7d
Sydney Morning Herald
Big four banks vs Apple: ACCC defers decisionbe granted," Mr Sims said. The stoush between the banks and Apple is over the
Big four banks vs Apple: ACCC defers decision
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 7 days ago
be granted," Mr Sims said. The stoush between the banks and Apple is over the access that Apple gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. Unlike Android... Read more
3 related stories
7d
The Hill
Obfuscation. Delay. Excuses.with Wi-Fi signals. In fact, they are so upset with this new competitive disrup
Obfuscation. Delay. Excuses.
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
with Wi-Fi signals. In fact, they are so upset with this new competitive disruption that they have run to the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) through the Wi-Fi Alliance (WFA) and others to demand (and I paraphrase): Dear FCC, Though... Read more
7d
Marie Claire
Your Flash tattoo is now an iPadclasses of tattoos that can be applied to your skin and worn for reading, shari
Your Flash tattoo is now an iPad
Marie Claire / Posted 7 days ago
classes of tattoos that can be applied to your skin and worn for reading, sharing and exchanging information by using NFC (near field communication) smart tags, which are readable to anything with NFC tags as well. In layman terms, they're using... Read more
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News.com.au
There’s new tattoos that control your phoneHsin-Liu Kao, a PhD Student at MIT, told MIT Media Lab. The DuoSkin tattoo is
There’s new tattoos that control your phone
News.com.au / Posted 7 days ago
Hsin-Liu Kao, a PhD Student at MIT, told MIT Media Lab. The DuoSkin tattoo is also able to control your music and act as a near field communication (NFC) tag to read data off your skin. “I think there is no fashion statement greater than being... Read more
8 related stories
8d
redOrbit
MIT's new tattoo will let you control your phone from your wristthe game for the future of wearables with temporary tattoos that can control co
MIT's new tattoo will let you control your phone from your wrist
redOrbit / Posted 8 days ago
the game for the future of wearables with temporary tattoos that can control computers, change color, and transmit data via near field communication (NFC). Appropriately, the researchers have decided to call this technology DuoSkin. And already,... Read more
8d
FOX Business
How Paying Can Make Moneycompany that's powering their brand-new gadgets and the coming revolution in te
How Paying Can Make Money
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
company that's powering their brand-new gadgets and the coming revolution in technology. And we think its stock price has nearly unlimited room to run for early in-the-know investors! To be one of them, just click here. {%video%} This podcast... Read more
8d
FOX Business
How Paying Can Make Moneycompany that's powering their brand-new gadgets and the coming revolution in te
How Paying Can Make Money
FOX Business / Posted 8 days ago
company that's powering their brand-new gadgets and the coming revolution in technology. And we think its stock price has nearly unlimited room to run for early in-the-know investors! To be one of them, just click here. {%video%} This podcast... Read more
8d
International Business Times
Xiaomi launches its own mobile payment service Mi Pay, currently in beta mode in ChinaChinese smartphone and electronics manufacturer Xiaomi has launched its own mob
Xiaomi launches its own mobile payment service Mi Pay, currently in beta mode in China
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
Chinese smartphone and electronics manufacturer Xiaomi has launched its own mobile payment service based on Near Field Communication (NFC) technology called Mi Pay. The service is currently in beta mode for users in China and may on a later date be... Read more
9d
The Globe and Mail
Will cashless pay kill the ATM?to arriving at their financial institution and authenticate themselves at the A
Will cashless pay kill the ATM?
The Globe and Mail / Posted 9 days ago
to arriving at their financial institution and authenticate themselves at the ATM using iris scanning biometric technology, near field communication or by scanning a QR code. Once authenticated, their pre-staged transaction is completed.... Read more
10d
Daily Mail
Temporary tattoos can let you control gadgetsconducted by the gold leaf. But the temporary tattoos can also be used as comm
Temporary tattoos can let you control gadgets
Daily Mail / Posted 10 days ago
conducted by the gold leaf. But the temporary tattoos can also be used as communication devices to transmit data, such as near field communication (NFC) tags – the same technology used in smartphones to transmit data from one device to another... Read more
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dna
MIT's new 'smart' tattoo can remotely control a smartphoneby researchers called "Couple Harmony" and lets partners visualise each other's
MIT's new 'smart' tattoo can remotely control a smartphone
dna / Posted 11 days ago
by researchers called "Couple Harmony" and lets partners visualise each other's current mood. The third class includes a near field communication (NFC)-enabled version of the tattoos that can be used as a wireless communication device, enabling... Read more
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11d
Computer World Australia
Another bank joins Apple Pay frayfor the iPhone reduce competition. Apple does not allow services other than its
Another bank joins Apple Pay fray
Computer World Australia / Posted 11 days ago
for the iPhone reduce competition. Apple does not allow services other than its own Apple Pay offering to use the iPhone’s Near Field Communication antenna for contactless transactions. In the ACCC application the banks indicate that one of the... Read more
11d
Computer World Australia
Another bank joins Apple Pay frayfor the iPhone reduce competition. Apple does not allow services other than its
Another bank joins Apple Pay fray
Computer World Australia / Posted 11 days ago
for the iPhone reduce competition. Apple does not allow services other than its own Apple Pay offering to use the iPhone’s Near Field Communication antenna for contactless transactions. In the ACCC application the banks indicate that one of the... Read more
11d
New Kerala
'Smart' tattoo that can remotely control smartphone - newkerala.com #104938your smatphone. The wearable can turn into a touchpad to remotely control your
'Smart' tattoo that can remotely control smartphone - newkerala.com #104938
New Kerala / Posted 11 days ago
your smatphone. The wearable can turn into a touchpad to remotely control your smartphone, or share data using NFC (Near Field Communication). The technology is called DuoSkin and according to the researchers, you can design a circuit using... Read more
12d
Fortune
Temporary Tattoos Become Computer Interfaces in New MIT Projectsensing surfaces for capacitive touch input, conductors for heat-sensitive disp
Temporary Tattoos Become Computer Interfaces in New MIT Project
Fortune / Posted 12 days ago
sensing surfaces for capacitive touch input, conductors for heat-sensitive displays, and antennae for short-range wireless communications, all with jewelry-like aesthetic appeal. The researchers outline a method for rapidly designing and crafting... Read more
13d
Mashable
Researchers create temporary tattoos you can use to control your devicesdevice, so you can control, say, a smartphone app; an output device, so the tat
Researchers create temporary tattoos you can use to control your devices
Mashable / Posted 13 days ago
device, so you can control, say, a smartphone app; an output device, so the tattoo itself can be used as a display; or a communication device, when the tattoos use NFC (near-field communication) to send data to other devices. Let's start with... Read more
15d
The Irish Times
Touchtech appoints heavy hitters, to create 40 jobs after client winexisting technologies such as card readers or password-based solutions like Ver
Touchtech appoints heavy hitters, to create 40 jobs after client win
The Irish Times / Posted 15 days ago
existing technologies such as card readers or password-based solutions like Verified by Visa. The technology uses near field communication (NFC) chips to replace the need for passwords when shopping or banking online. Dublin-based... Read more
16d
Mashable
Apple slams Australian bank 'cartel' in Apple Pay fighthardware in favour of its own Apple Pay service. "Apple's refusal to provide t
Apple slams Australian bank 'cartel' in Apple Pay fight
Mashable / Posted 16 days ago
hardware in favour of its own Apple Pay service. "Apple's refusal to provide third-party apps with any access to the [near-field communication] functionality of its devices sets it apart from other hardware manufacturers," it said in the... Read more
19d
The Gadgeteer
Savfy wireless Bluetooth speaker reviewor speaker. Along with the AUX cable or Bluetooth, the Savfy speaker can also
Savfy wireless Bluetooth speaker review
The Gadgeteer / Posted 19 days ago
or speaker. Along with the AUX cable or Bluetooth, the Savfy speaker can also be connected to your devices by NFC, or Near Field Communication. Just tap your device to the side of the Savfy speaker where the NFC graphic is located and get... Read more
19d
The Courier
Unique technology start-ups get under skina microchip implanted inside his left thumb, biohacker Meow-Ludo Meow Meow says
Unique technology start-ups get under skin
The Courier / Posted 19 days ago
a microchip implanted inside his left thumb, biohacker Meow-Ludo Meow Meow says he even can find Pokemon. "It's an NFC (near field communication) chip and it's used to communicate and interact with technology," Meow Meow says, pointing to the... Read more
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The Courier
Unique technology start-ups get under skina microchip implanted inside his left thumb, biohacker Meow-Ludo Meow Meow says
Unique technology start-ups get under skin
The Courier / Posted 19 days ago
a microchip implanted inside his left thumb, biohacker Meow-Ludo Meow Meow says he even can find Pokemon. "It's an NFC (near field communication) chip and it's used to communicate and interact with technology," Meow Meow says, pointing to the... Read more
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The Border Mail
Unique technology start-ups get under skina microchip implanted inside his left thumb, biohacker Meow-Ludo Meow Meow says
Unique technology start-ups get under skin
The Border Mail / Posted 19 days ago
a microchip implanted inside his left thumb, biohacker Meow-Ludo Meow Meow says he even can find Pokemon. "It's an NFC (near field communication) chip and it's used to communicate and interact with technology," Meow Meow says, pointing to the... Read more
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The Age
Unique technology start-ups get under skinBush, Meow-Ludo Meow Meow and Enrico Penzo want to put a scientific lab in a va
Unique technology start-ups get under skin
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
Bush, Meow-Ludo Meow Meow and Enrico Penzo want to put a scientific lab in a van. Photo: Meredith O'Shea "It's an NFC (near field communication) chip and it's used to communicate and interact with technology," Meow Meow says, pointing to the... Read more
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EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press
Norwich-based app aims to make everyday objects interactivenew app launched by Proxama founder Neil Garner which brings items to life digi
Norwich-based app aims to make everyday objects interactive
EDP24 - Eastern Daily Press / Posted 20 days ago
new app launched by Proxama founder Neil Garner which brings items to life digitally at the touch of a mobile phone. Using near field communication (NFC) technology, which is built into most phones not produced by Apple, and QR codes the program... Read more
20d
Daily Mail
Contactless card payments leave people vulnerable to fraudfellow in Information Security Both chip-and-pin and contactless payments are
Contactless card payments leave people vulnerable to fraud
Daily Mail / Posted 20 days ago
fellow in Information Security Both chip-and-pin and contactless payments are vulnerable to relay attack Fraudsters relay communication of a genuine card in place of a fake card Banks rely on measuring the card's response - genuine cards should... Read more
21d
CTV News
Rio 2016 offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic
Rio 2016 offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring
CTV News / Posted 21 days ago
4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic venues with a wireless technology called near-field-communication, or NFC. It's the technology that powers mobile-payment services such as Apple Pay, Google Pay and... Read more
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The Monterey County Herald
Olympics offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic
Olympics offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring
The Monterey County Herald / Posted 21 days ago
4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic venues with a wireless technology called near-field-communication, or NFC. It’s the technology that powers mobile-payment services such as Apple Pay, Google Pay and... Read more
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Business Standard India
Goqii ventures into heath care services, digital paymentsto the recent IDC data. On the digital payment front, the company said it is c
Goqii ventures into heath care services, digital payments
Business Standard India / Posted 21 days ago
to the recent IDC data. On the digital payment front, the company said it is collaborating with Axis Bank to facilitate near-field communication (NFC) based payment option from the new fitness band. The service will be rolled out later this... Read more
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Daily Mail
Olympics offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ringopen Friday. Others will tune in online or watch the games in person in Rio de
Olympics offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring
Daily Mail / Posted 21 days ago
open Friday. Others will tune in online or watch the games in person in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. A Visa payment ring near a payment terminal in New York. Visa, a 30-year Olympics sponsor, is the official payment provider of the Olympics,... Read more
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The Register Citizen
Olympics showcase emerging tech such as VR, payments ringThis June 2, 2016 photo shows a Visa payment ring near a payment terminal in Ne
Olympics showcase emerging tech such as VR, payments ring
The Register Citizen / Posted 21 days ago
This June 2, 2016 photo shows a Visa payment ring near a payment terminal in New York. Visa, a 30-year Olympics sponsor, is the official payment provider of the Olympics, providing payment infrastructure for the games themselves. Charles Sykes/AP... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Olympics showcase emerging tech such as VR, payments ringThis June 2, 2016 photo shows a Visa payment ring near a payment terminal in Ne
Olympics showcase emerging tech such as VR, payments ring
The Middletown Press / Posted 21 days ago
This June 2, 2016 photo shows a Visa payment ring near a payment terminal in New York. Visa, a 30-year Olympics sponsor, is the official payment provider of the Olympics, providing payment infrastructure for the games themselves. Charles Sykes/AP... Read more
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CBS News
Sparkling tech to be showcased at Rio Olympics4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic
Sparkling tech to be showcased at Rio Olympics
CBS News / Posted 21 days ago
4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic venues with a wireless technology called near-field-communication, or NFC. It's the technology that powers mobile-payment services such as Apple Pay, Google Pay and... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Olympics offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic
Olympics offers showcase for tech such as VR, payments ring
Brandon Sun / Posted 22 days ago
4,000 payment terminals at souvenir shops, concession stands and other Olympic venues with a wireless technology called near-field-communication, or NFC. It's the technology that powers mobile-payment services such as Apple Pay, Google Pay and... Read more
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