Mobile Phones as Credit Cards

Smith, Brad
January 2007
Wireless Week;1/15/2007, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p10
Trade Publication
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.


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