In the last few weeks I've noticed a number of developments in NFC. In the Czech Republic, the City of Pilsen public transit system in conjunction with O2 has launched its local travel card as an NFC application.
Chichester is a small, and particularly lovely, cathedral city; on a warm summer’s morning that loveliness can scale fairly substantial heights, making one feel – even if one’s back is playing up – that life is pretty good.
The new app from Citi Cards lets you browse for deals and promotions at major local and online retailers, view your Citi Card rewards and benefits, search for products and view details, availability and a map to the nearest location.
We can say that the Universe consists of a substance, and this substance we call "atoms" or else we call it "monads".
Japan, which has been years ahead with its Osaifu-Keitai™ mobile wallet that is now installed on some 60 million mobiles since its inception in 2004, has just announced another step forward - this time in the area of mobile marketing and loyalty.
On the off chance that it has escaped your attention – hey, it’s been a busy week, everyone’s talking about the World Cup so you might have missed it – Apple has launched a new iPhone.
As trailed in our report on Mobile Payments for Digital and Physical Goods, we're seeing more in-app billing mechanisms appearing.