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Apple looks set for a push into m-commerce

Thursday 13 February 2014 | 17:13 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
Apple has not played an active role in mobile payments so far, but that may change this year. NFC is not an option, but Bluetooth-based iBeacon and AirDrop have the potential to be used in m-commerce applications. Apple has been seeding the market with compatible phones since 2011, which means that the installed base is ready.

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Companies: Apple
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