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Dutch govt calls for Apple to open up iOS NFC for user authentication

Tuesday 17 July 2018 | 09:46 CET | News
Apple needs to open up the NFC functionality on iPhones to the Dutch authentication system DigiD, the state secretary Raymond Knops said. The Dutch can already access the e-government log-in system DigiD with Android devices, and this should also be possible with Apple phones, he said in a brief to parliament on progress with the eID programme. 

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Companies: Apple
Countries: Netherlands
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