Emerging Technologies

Coming to a Phone Near You

With the blare of press releases and product demos, Mobile World Conference heralded the NFC handset's change in status from pilot test curiosity to fully commercial, ubiquitous capability. Now, we're entering a chaotic period of experimentation, platform incompatibilities and competitive barriers. While consumer, and merchant, confusion are likely, we're about to learn a lot about how NFC will change how we interact with the world.

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