An Eye on RF

March 2005
Convenience Store News;3/28/2005, Vol. 41 Issue 4, p60
Trade Publication
The article focuses on radio frequency payments in relation to credit cards. Both MasterCard and American Express introduced contact less cards and key fobs, allowing customers to pay with credit cards by placing the card or fob in front of a reader. The advantage of adoption is that consumers already understand the concept like Mobil SpeedPass, which has been around since 1997. According to a research both MasterCard and American Express Card comply with existing open industry standards for radio frequency communication.


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