List/Grid Monthly Archives: September 2011

Samsung: More NFC Devices to Come, Led by Galaxy S II

Samsung: More NFC Devices to Come, Led by Galaxy S II

Samsung Electronics predicts the release of the NFC version of its flagship Galaxy S II next month will boost the popularity of the technology in various markets, said Hankil Yoon,… Read more »

Narian Technologies Plans Pilots with Pair of Retail Chains

Narian Technologies Plans Pilots with Pair of Retail Chains

U.S.-based NFC application developer Narian Technologies said it plans to launch pilots with a large department store chain and large supermarket chain by the first quarter of 2012. Narian said… Read more »

NFC Phone Shipments for 2011 Expected to Come in Below Projections

NFC Phone Shipments for 2011 Expected to Come in Below Projections

While handset makers are beginning to ship more popular smartphone models with NFC inside, some key industry observers say they expect significantly fewer than 40 million NFC phones will be… Read more »

Making P2P Connections Easier: NFC Forum Publishes New Standard

Making P2P Connections Easier: NFC Forum Publishes New Standard

The NFC Forum has published a new specification to standardize the way two NFC phones or other devices exchange messages in peer-to-peer mode. The standard uses the same data format… Read more »

Isis Phone Announcement is Latest Shot in Brewing Wallet War

Isis Phone Announcement is Latest Shot in Brewing Wallet War

The announcement yesterday by the Isis telco joint venture that six major phone makers “will introduce NFC-enabled mobile devices that implement Isis’ NFC and technology standards,” shouldn’t be taken as… Read more »

Isis Pledges Broad Handset Range, Seeks Contrast with Google Wallet

Isis Pledges Broad Handset Range, Seeks Contrast with Google Wallet

Six major phone makers will introduce NFC phones that would support the Isis wallet and mobile-commerce applications, the Isis joint venture announced today, promising to offer a larger pool of… Read more »

Isis Pledges Broad Handset Range, Contrast with Google Wallet

Isis Pledges Broad Handset Range, Contrast with Google Wallet

Six major phone makers will introduce NFC phones that would support the Isis wallet and mobile-commerce applications, the Isis joint venture announced today, promising to offer a larger pool of… Read more »

Isis Promises Broad Handset Range, Contrast with Google Wallet

Isis Promises Broad Handset Range, Contrast with Google Wallet

Six of the top 10 mobile phone makers worldwide will introduce NFC phones that would support the Isis wallet and mobile-commerce applications, the Isis joint venture announced today, potentially offering… Read more »

HTC to Introduce 4G NFC Phone; U.S. Launch Planned

HTC to Introduce 4G NFC Phone; U.S. Launch Planned

Handset maker HTC is introducing its first NFC-enabled phone in the West, with U.S. mobile carrier T-Mobile USA announcing that it will sell the 4G Android handset along with an… Read more »

Sprint to Focus on NFC at Annual Developers’ Event

Sprint to Focus on NFC at Annual Developers’ Event

U.S. mobile carrier Sprint plans to make NFC a major focus at its 11th annual developers’ conference, to be held Nov. 2 to 4 in Silicon Valley–part of a big push… Read more »

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