Wearable technology, wearable devices, is one of the hottest topics at CES this year. Very cool stuff, indeed.  Working for a technology company, I was curious.. when did this fad really begin?  One might say it started in the 80’s with the calculator watch – remember the first Casio Databank? As a Gen X-er, looking …
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Russian supermarket chain Land piloting personalized NFC shopping w coupons & payment devices- NFC World

Only 35% of UK adults are aware of NFC payment tech. What do you think will drive awareness – The Drum

Companies to Drive Innovation and Deliver Next-Generation Shopping Experiences to Consumers  To tweet this news, copy and paste http://mstr.cd/1f7ePXU to your Twitter handle with the hashtags #MasterCard #Samsung and #CommBank PURCHASE, N.Y. – December 11, 2013 – MasterCard (NYSE: MA) today announced it will enable Commonwealth Bank of Australia MasterCard cardholders to securely load and …
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Innovation and collaboration lead transformation of mobile payments in Australia Sydney, Australia, 12 December 2013 – Commonwealth Bank, in partnership with MasterCard and Samsung Electronics Australia, today became the first bank globally to offer its customers MasterCard® PayPass™ payments capabilities via Near Field Communication (NFC) enabled Samsung GALAXY S4 devices. The world first collaboration[1] delivers …
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