Tag archive: NFC

2014 was a year of change

If there is one word that would characterize the year 2014, then it would be ‘change’. The year was full of changes in the area of payments, banking and technology. The long-awaited offend-date for SEPA, innovations in the field of mobile payment and (still limited) acceptance of Bitcoin are the most important changes. Even though […]

Will physical payments soon be history?

  Apple Pay and Sixdots; these are only two out of several solutions that make it possible to pay for purchases without using physical money or a card. As smartphones are getting more mainstream, more payment solutions via apps arise and these solutions are getting more popular everyday. As we already wrote in an earlier […]

The potential breakthrough in mobile wallets thanks to NFC chips

Paying in an offline store while holding the new iPhone close to a checkout point to make a transaction with your iTunes account – it could be that simple. Apple will include Near Field Communication (NFC) chips on the new iPhone that was introduced on September 9th. This could be the breakthrough mobile wallets has […]