TITLE

Mobile Phones as Credit Cards

AUTHOR(S)
Smith, Brad
PUB. DATE
January 2007
SOURCE
Wireless Week;1/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the use of mobile phones as credit cards. Visa USA president of product innovation Pam Zuercher says that their company has continued to test mobile phone payments and that its widespread availability may be achieved by 2008. Several mobile companies have plans to integrate the Near Field Communication technology into their handsets to allow them to be passed near a contactless payment card reader for credit card purchases.
ACCESSION #
23901735

 

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