Sony, Watchdata partner on NFC/FeliCa technology

Friday 14 December 2012 | 09:27 CET | News
Sony has signed an agreement with Chinese smart card and contactless technology services provider Watchdata to provide NFC / FeliCa capabilities to Watchdata's NFC product lineups. Under the terms of the agreement, Watchdata will develop NFC / FeliCa technology into SIMpass NFC services with Sony's support in 2013. The agreement allows Watchdata and Sony to provide NFC functions to a wider range of mobile phone handsets.

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Companies: Sony
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