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With iBeacon, Apple is going to dump on NFC and embrace the internet of things

With iBeacon, Apple is going to dump on NFC and embrace the internet of things | Mobility & Financial Services | Scoop.it
When iOS 7 is released next week, retailers and other large indoor spaces are going to be able to use a technology called iBeacon to send data over short distances to iPhones. Here’s how it will work.
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The use of iBeacon for payments may not be that straight forward. The concept of "card holder present" needs to be supported by evidence like making contact between the user device and the payment terminal. Another complexity is related to the security aspect that has been thoroughly analyzed and standardized for NFC.

This being said, it is always thrilling to see a new type of access emerging, and with it, a whole lot of new usage possibilities.

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iPhone NFC marketing campaigns to be available through ...

iPhone NFC marketing campaigns to be available through ... | Mobility & Financial Services | Scoop.it
Proxama, the leading provider of near field communications (NFC) mobile wallet and mobile marketing technology, has announced that it will soon be able to deliver NFC marketing capability to iPhone users through its ...
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