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And you thought your phone was just for communicating…

BLOGGER: NAOMI WEISER It’s not just the Royal Wedding that will make 2011 a year to remember – also sharing the limelight is the rise and rise of mobile payments, with analyst group Forrester declaring 2011 as the year when Near Field Communication (NFC) will reach the hands of millions of consumers. NFC is the technology behind payment transactions carried out on mobile phones, either by using a mobile network to initiate or authorize transactions, or via contactless systems that use a mobile phone instead of a credit card. So as far as the user is concerned, you’ll be able […]  More >>