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Polish banks bypass NFC

Thursday 11 July 2013 | 15:14 CET | Author: Bart Garvelink | Background
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Six Polish banks have joined forces to develop a common payment system using mobile phones. The banks want to launch the mobile payment system by Christmas, adopting and adapting a platform from one of them. The service does not use NFC and can be seen as a competitive threat to the contactless service offered by MNO's.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: HP / MasterCard / Orange Poland / T-Mobile Poland
Countries: Poland
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