Movistar, Vodafone, Orange partner on NFC m-payments

Wednesday 16 March 2011 | 10:32 CET | News
Telefonica, Vodafone and Orange have reached an agreement to set a unified standard for NFC m-payments in Spain, Expansion reports. The project is expected to enable Spanish consumers to pay for products and services by tapping a device against a register at checkout, giving them an alternative to cash or physical credit cards. The partnership seeks to create a unified market that allows rapid development of the NFC technology to avoid the imposition of technical solutions that end up fragmenting the market. The partnership thus ensures the interoperability of all NFC-based applications. The

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Orange / Telefonica- Movistar / Vodafone
Countries: Spain
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