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Perth Now
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple PayWestpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's ref
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple Pay
Perth Now / Posted yesterday
Westpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's refusal to allow any other app access the NFC (near field communication) chip in iPhones restricts consumer choice, transparency and innovation across the industry. It... Read more
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Weekly Times
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple PayWestpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's ref
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple Pay
Weekly Times / Posted yesterday
Westpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's refusal to allow any other app access the NFC (near field communication) chip in iPhones restricts consumer choice, transparency and innovation across the industry. It... Read more
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The Courier Mail
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple PayWestpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's ref
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple Pay
The Courier Mail / Posted yesterday
Westpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's refusal to allow any other app access the NFC (near field communication) chip in iPhones restricts consumer choice, transparency and innovation across the industry. It... Read more
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TheBull
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple PayWestpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's ref
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple Pay
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Westpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's refusal to allow any other app access the NFC (near field communication) chip in iPhones restricts consumer choice, transparency and innovation across the industry. It... Read more
13 related stories
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Sky News Australia
ANZ walked away from Apple PayWestpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's ref
ANZ walked away from Apple Pay
Sky News Australia / Posted yesterday
Westpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's refusal to allow any other app access the NFC (near field communication) chip in iPhones restricts consumer choice, transparency and innovation across the industry. It... Read more
13 related stories
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TheBull
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple Pay: rivalsWestpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's ref
ANZ 'pulled fast one' on Apple Pay: rivals
TheBull / Posted yesterday
Westpac and NAB, along with regional lender Bank of Queensland, say Apple's refusal to allow any other app access the NFC (near field communication) chip in iPhones restricts consumer choice, transparency and innovation across the industry. It... Read more
13 related stories
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Canberra Times
Banks team up in Apple Pay talkswhat the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple o
Banks team up in Apple Pay talks
Canberra Times / Posted yesterday
what the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple over the access it gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The ACCC must give... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Banks team up in Apple Pay talkswhat the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple o
Banks team up in Apple Pay talks
Brisbane Times / Posted yesterday
what the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple over the access it gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The ACCC must give... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Banks team up in Apple Pay talkswhat the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple o
Banks team up in Apple Pay talks
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted yesterday
what the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple over the access it gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The ACCC must give... Read more
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WA Today
Banks team up in Apple Pay talkswhat the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple o
Banks team up in Apple Pay talks
WA Today / Posted yesterday
what the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple over the access it gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The ACCC must give... Read more
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The Age
Banks team up in Apple Pay talkswhat the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple o
Banks team up in Apple Pay talks
The Age / Posted yesterday
what the banks say is a world-first, they want to team up in talks with Apple over the access it gives businesses to its near field communication (NFC) hardware, the technology that allows phones to make tap-and-go payments. The ACCC must give... Read more
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Fortune
Apple Pay Now Accounts for Three-Fourths of U.S. Contactless Paymentsuse either their iPhone (or linked Apple Watch) to pay at retail stores equippe
Apple Pay Now Accounts for Three-Fourths of U.S. Contactless Payments
Fortune / Posted yesterday
use either their iPhone (or linked Apple Watch) to pay at retail stores equipped with point-of-sale registers supporting near-field communication (NFC) technology, which enables frictionless payments between smartphones and registers. People... Read more
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Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Technology: Make your music sound betterbatteries that let you take them almost anywhere. All smartphones and many tabl
Technology: Make your music sound better
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
batteries that let you take them almost anywhere. All smartphones and many tablets support Bluetooth, and some have NFC (near field communication) technology for pairing devices simply by tapping them together. Wi-Fi models are designed... Read more
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Computer World Australia
Going cardless at the ATM catches onSeveral major banks in the U.S. now support the use of a smartphone to withdraw
Going cardless at the ATM catches on
Computer World Australia / Posted 2 days ago
Several major banks in the U.S. now support the use of a smartphone to withdraw cash from an ATM -- many by way of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology -- instead of requiring customers to use a bank card. One of the early adopters, Bank of... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Oxlink to Host Mobile Money IndabaOxlink Capital said this year's conference will explore progress made to date o
Oxlink to Host Mobile Money Indaba
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Oxlink Capital said this year's conference will explore progress made to date on interoperability, the role of the near field communication in championing new innovation, the value of agent banking and mobile money in enhancing financial... Read more
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dna
'World's fastest' smartphone Zoppo Speed 8 launched in India for Rs 29,999with 440 pixels per inch (PPI). It also comes with finger print scanner placed
'World's fastest' smartphone Zoppo Speed 8 launched in India for Rs 29,999
dna / Posted 7 days ago
with 440 pixels per inch (PPI). It also comes with finger print scanner placed at the back of the phone and supports Near Field Communication (NFC). The phone sports a 21 MP back camera with f/2.0 aperture with Face Detection Auto Focus... Read more
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New Kerala
'World's fastest' Smartphone Zoppo Speed 8 launched in Delhi - newkerala.com #93124with 440 pixels per inch (PPI). It also comes with finger print scanner placed
'World's fastest' Smartphone Zoppo Speed 8 launched in Delhi - newkerala.com #93124
New Kerala / Posted 8 days ago
with 440 pixels per inch (PPI). It also comes with finger print scanner placed at the back of the phone and supports Near Field Communication (NFC). The phone sports a 21 MP back camera with f/2.0 aperture with Face Detection Auto Focus... Read more
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Manning River Times
Android Pay with Holiday Coast Credit UnionPay is the simple and secure way to pay on mobile devices. It’s available at sh
Android Pay with Holiday Coast Credit Union
Manning River Times / Posted 8 days ago
Pay is the simple and secure way to pay on mobile devices. It’s available at shops across Australia, wherever NFC (near-field communication) payments are accepted. “We’re proud to be helping our customers tap into exciting new ways to pay.... Read more
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Small Business Computing
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-6590 Multifunction Printer ReviewDirect also provides a direct connection to a PC or to smart mobile device. You
Epson WorkForce Pro WF-6590 Multifunction Printer Review
Small Business Computing / Posted 8 days ago
Direct also provides a direct connection to a PC or to smart mobile device. You can print from mobile devices using NFC (Near Field Communication)—if the devices support it. You connect the WorkForce Pro WF-6590 to a network through either Wi-Fi... Read more
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Quartz
Mobile money giant M-Pesa is getting its own debit card to compete with bankswhich enables traders and individuals to settle bills at different points of sa
Mobile money giant M-Pesa is getting its own debit card to compete with banks
Quartz / Posted 9 days ago
which enables traders and individuals to settle bills at different points of sale across the country. Operating on the Near Field Communication (NFC) technology ecosystem, Safaricom’s M-Pesa debit cards and point-of-sale (POS) terminals will... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Rwanda Urged to Embrace New Innovations to Enhance a Cashless Cultureto the challenges of cashless payment. He said MobiCash uses multi-factor authe
Rwanda Urged to Embrace New Innovations to Enhance a Cashless Culture
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
to the challenges of cashless payment. He said MobiCash uses multi-factor authentication technology that has fingerprint, near field communication, and voice biometric to ensure all transactions are safe and secure. "The resulting mobile payment... Read more
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Gulf News
The rising trend of cashless paymentshas opened up new dimension for daily transactions undertaken by consumers. Mob
The rising trend of cashless payments
Gulf News / Posted 11 days ago
has opened up new dimension for daily transactions undertaken by consumers. Mobile wallets, online payment providers, near field communication (NFC) technology, have and continue to transform the space, and allow merchants to increase their... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
What's On Your Phone? Probably Not Your Walletdishware, and servings of cheesecake, is not likely to prove such a turning poi
What's On Your Phone? Probably Not Your Wallet
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 12 days ago
dishware, and servings of cheesecake, is not likely to prove such a turning point. For one, the technology, which uses near field communication to transmit payment information from a mobile device to a terminal, isn’t new. iPhone maker Apple... Read more
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Mashable
These microchip press-on nails will ease your subway commutetraditional passes. And Barclays' new wearable payment device, bPay, allows yo
These microchip press-on nails will ease your subway commute
Mashable / Posted 12 days ago
traditional passes. And Barclays' new wearable payment device, bPay, allows you to turn just about anything into a contactless card using a sticker containing a near field communication (NFC) chip. Here's hoping Davis' plan gets TfL's a... Read more
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Business Wire
Seamless Distribution AB: Interim Report, Second Quarter of 2016million to private and institutional investors. · SEQR is launching contactles
Seamless Distribution AB: Interim Report, Second Quarter of 2016
Business Wire / Posted 13 days ago
million to private and institutional investors. · SEQR is launching contactless payments in Sweden using NFC technology (Near Field Communication). Contactless makes it possible to pay with SEQR at point of sale (POS) terminals that support NFC... Read more
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CNET
Now this may finally get you to use mobile paymentshas added this feature to its app. The new feature will only be available to o
Now this may finally get you to use mobile payments
CNET / Posted 13 days ago
has added this feature to its app. The new feature will only be available to owners of Android phones that have built-in near-field communication, or NFC, chips. The new partnership comes amid a ton of work being done to reinvent the way we pay... Read more
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CNET
Does a tablet belong on an oven? Dacor thinks sousing the tablet while you're standing makes for a sore neck. Those are a lot o
Does a tablet belong on an oven? Dacor thinks so
CNET / Posted 14 days ago
using the tablet while you're standing makes for a sore neck. Those are a lot of pain points for an appliance that costs nearly $9,000. I appreciate Dacor's aggressive move into the smart kitchen with its Discovery iQ ovens. But just because a... Read more
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Field Technologies Online
Improving Employee Productivity With New ALE Mobile Call-Transfer CapabilityOpenTouch is industry’s first Unified Communication platform to incorporate Nea
Improving Employee Productivity With New ALE Mobile Call-Transfer Capability
Field Technologies Online / Posted 14 days ago
OpenTouch is industry’s first Unified Communication platform to incorporate Near Field Communication (NFC) technology NFC answers the need for on-site/off-site mobile flexibility, transferring calls seamlessly between deskphones and smartphones New... Read more
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Mashable
Android Pay launches in Australia with ANZ and American Express on boardPay. Android Pay can also be used with American Express-issued cards, among oth
Android Pay launches in Australia with ANZ and American Express on board
Mashable / Posted 14 days ago
Pay. Android Pay can also be used with American Express-issued cards, among other partners. Any Android device with a Near Field Communication chip should support Android Pay. The bank is also working actively to get Mastercard on board, said... Read more
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CIO
ANZ takes ‘line honours’ in rolling out Android Pay across Australiapayments anywhere in Australia. Android devices with the KitKat operating syst
ANZ takes ‘line honours’ in rolling out Android Pay across Australia
CIO / Posted 14 days ago
payments anywhere in Australia. Android devices with the KitKat operating system or later can use Android Pay through the Near Field Communication chip in the phone or tablet to make purchases. On the security front, Android Pay uses tokenisation... Read more
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Business Wire
Mobile Wallet and Payment Technologies Report 2016: Global Markets to 2020mobile commerce-mobile payment solutions (mobile shopping, bill payments, enter
Mobile Wallet and Payment Technologies Report 2016: Global Markets to 2020
Business Wire / Posted 15 days ago
mobile commerce-mobile payment solutions (mobile shopping, bill payments, entertainment and events and hotels), contactless near-field communication (NFC); mobile coupon; money transfer; mobile micropayment; mobile ticketing-rail, metro and bus... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Safaricom Sued Over M-Pesa Safety After Exposedebit cards and point of sale (POS) terminals will enable customers to pay for
Safaricom Sued Over M-Pesa Safety After Expose
AllAfrica.com / Posted 16 days ago
debit cards and point of sale (POS) terminals will enable customers to pay for services much faster through the use of Near Field Communication (NFC) tap-and-go technology; a short range, high frequency wireless communication technology that... Read more
17d
PhysOrg
Disposable, low-cost chemidosimetric indicator with smartphone connectionAmerican scientists have developed a smart and simple chemidosimeter based on a
Disposable, low-cost chemidosimetric indicator with smartphone connection
PhysOrg / Posted 17 days ago
American scientists have developed a smart and simple chemidosimeter based on a chemiresistive sensor combined with a near-field communication tag, which can be read-out by a smartphone. This chemically actuated resonant device (CARD) is made... Read more
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Business Wire
Seamless Distribution AB: SEQR launches contactless payments – Globally 30 million terminals now accepts SEQRStockholm-listed Seamless mobile payment solution SEQR is launching contactless
Seamless Distribution AB: SEQR launches contactless payments – Globally 30 million terminals now accepts SEQR
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
Stockholm-listed Seamless mobile payment solution SEQR is launching contactless payments in Sweden using NFC technology (Near Field Communication). Contactless makes it possible to pay with SEQR at point of sale (POS) terminals that support NFC... Read more
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New Kerala
Smaller and lighter Bluetooth wireless speaker from Creative (Tech Review) - newkerala.com #87840Sound Blaster Roar but is now 20 per cent smaller and 10 per cent lighter. The
Smaller and lighter Bluetooth wireless speaker from Creative (Tech Review) - newkerala.com #87840
New Kerala / Posted 19 days ago
Sound Blaster Roar but is now 20 per cent smaller and 10 per cent lighter. The Rs. 16,999 device comes with Bluetooth, near-field communication (NFC), 6,000 mAh battery unit, supports microSD or microSDHC cards up to 32GB. With dual... Read more
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New Kerala
SBI Card launches credit card Elite - newkerala.com #87316refined tastes of the discerning customers. Launched on the MasterCard World p
SBI Card launches credit card Elite - newkerala.com #87316
New Kerala / Posted 20 days ago
refined tastes of the discerning customers. Launched on the MasterCard World platform, the credit card is enabled with NFC(Near Field Communication) technology. This allows customers a contact less payment experience, adding more speed and suave to... Read more
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Business Wire
World Digital Signage Market - Opportunities and Forecast 2022 - Decreasing Cost of Displays & Improved Customer Experienceand power problems are some of the key factors hampering the progress of the ma
World Digital Signage Market - Opportunities and Forecast 2022 - Decreasing Cost of Displays & Improved Customer Experience
Business Wire / Posted 20 days ago
and power problems are some of the key factors hampering the progress of the market. Technological developments including near field communication are expected to create greater opportunities. Advent of touch screen technology would also open new... Read more
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Fortune
Apple Pay Just Arrived in This European Countrycan then use either the iPhone or Apple Watch to pay at retail stores equipped
Apple Pay Just Arrived in This European Country
Fortune / Posted 20 days ago
can then use either the iPhone or Apple Watch to pay at retail stores equipped with point-of-sale registers supporting near-field communication (NFC) technology, which enables frictionless payments between smartphones and registers. Reuters... Read more
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New Kerala
SBI Card looks at 25% growth in card base - newkerala.com #87146data of customer's card can be stored in his mobile, not in plastic. Using this
SBI Card looks at 25% growth in card base - newkerala.com #87146
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
data of customer's card can be stored in his mobile, not in plastic. Using this technology a user can transact at any NFC (near field communication) terminal with his/her mobile phone," he said. The card issuer has already come up with co-branded... Read more
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New Kerala
SBI Card looks at 25% growth in card base - newkerala.com #87099are working on to develop the HCE technology so that the data of customer's car
SBI Card looks at 25% growth in card base - newkerala.com #87099
New Kerala / Posted 21 days ago
are working on to develop the HCE technology so that the data of customer's card can be stored in his mobile, not in plastic. Using this technology a user can transact at any NFC (near field communication) terminal with his/her mobile phone," he sa... Read more
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Business Wire
Global Internet of Things Market 2016- Growing Demand for Big Data Analyticsand support and maintenance services. We consider revenue generated from radio
Global Internet of Things Market 2016- Growing Demand for Big Data Analytics
Business Wire / Posted 21 days ago
and support and maintenance services. We consider revenue generated from radio frequency identification (RFID), near field-communication (NFC), and other platforms used in IoT systems for estimating the market size. However, the report... Read more
22d
News-Medical-Net
Abbott unveils new LibreLink app to help people manage diabetesLibre sensor and display it on a smartphone without having to use a separate re
Abbott unveils new LibreLink app to help people manage diabetes
News-Medical-Net / Posted 22 days ago
Libre sensor and display it on a smartphone without having to use a separate reader. By simply holding their smartphone near their FreeStyle Libre sensor, a person with diabetes can view their current glucose—and more—directly on their... Read more
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The Auto Channel
MSC Seaview, the Second of MSC Cruises' Seaside-Generation Smart Cruise Shipsand mobile solutions to products for enhanced reality consumer retail experienc
MSC Seaview, the Second of MSC Cruises' Seaside-Generation Smart Cruise Ships
The Auto Channel / Posted 23 days ago
and mobile solutions to products for enhanced reality consumer retail experiences. This will include, among others: Near Field Communication (NFC), using a cruise card, bracelet or smartphone for a range of different options including... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
New smartphone system to ensure dementia sufferers are found safely and quickly if lostthe Guardian Angels Dementia Buddies scheme, a person living with dementia wear
New smartphone system to ensure dementia sufferers are found safely and quickly if lost
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 23 days ago
the Guardian Angels Dementia Buddies scheme, a person living with dementia wears a device containing NFC (Near Field Communication), which is technology already installed in mobile phones. MORE TOP STORIES: If the person is lost,... Read more
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iol.co.za
Fitbit bands may soon double up as walletsof the simple yet hugely popular fitness bands races to pack in more features i
Fitbit bands may soon double up as wallets
iol.co.za / Posted 23 days ago
of the simple yet hugely popular fitness bands races to pack in more features in its products. Fitbit said it bought wearable payment technology assets from Silicon Valley startup Coin, which makes devices that use near-field communication... Read more
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dna
MIT researchers develop wireless, wearable toxic-gas detector(RFID) badges to be used for personal safety and security. Such badges could b
MIT researchers develop wireless, wearable toxic-gas detector
dna / Posted 23 days ago
(RFID) badges to be used for personal safety and security. Such badges could be worn by soldiers on the battlefield to rapidly detect the presence of chemical weapons - such as nerve gas or choking agents - and by people who work... Read more
24d
Business Standard India
Moto G4: Dynamite for your budgeton the primary SIM slot, and supports Bluetooth 4.1 and Wi-Fi a/b/g/n. There is
Moto G4: Dynamite for your budget
Business Standard India / Posted 24 days ago
on the primary SIM slot, and supports Bluetooth 4.1 and Wi-Fi a/b/g/n. There is also USB-OTG and FM radio, but it has no near-field communication (NFC) connectivity. It runs on Android 6.0.1, with a near-stock user interface using Google Now as... Read more
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Tom's Hardware
Starbreeze Acquires ePawn For Its NFC Tracking Technologies, Including Room-Scale Sensor CarpetStarbreeze AB announced that it has acquired a French company called ePawn that
Starbreeze Acquires ePawn For Its NFC Tracking Technologies, Including Room-Scale Sensor Carpet
Tom's Hardware / Posted 27 days ago
Starbreeze AB announced that it has acquired a French company called ePawn that owns a number of patents involving NFC (Near Field Communication) tracking technologies, which Starbreeze plans to put to use with its various projects, including a game... Read more
27d
Gamasutra
Starbreeze acquires French virtual reality, augmented reality and toys-life technology company ePawn for 4 MEUR in Starbreeze shares and 1.5 MEUR in cashon the game board and feeds digital applications with information. Up to 40 obj
Starbreeze acquires French virtual reality, augmented reality and toys-life technology company ePawn for 4 MEUR in Starbreeze shares and 1.5 MEUR in cash
Gamasutra / Posted 27 days ago
on the game board and feeds digital applications with information. Up to 40 objects equipped with off-the-shelf NFC (Near Field Communication) tags can simultaneously be put into play on a game board and ePawn's technology will calculate... Read more
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PhysOrg
Wireless, wearable toxic-gas detector(RFID) badges to be used for personal safety and security. Such badges could be
Wireless, wearable toxic-gas detector
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
(RFID) badges to be used for personal safety and security. Such badges could be worn by soldiers on the battlefield to rapidly detect the presence of chemical weapons—such as nerve gas or choking agents—and by people who work around... Read more
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