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Weve drops plans for NFC mobile wallet - report

Wednesday 17 September 2014 | 10:42 CET | News
UK mobile marketing and financial services company Weve, a joint venture between operators EE, O2 and Vodafone, has dropped plans for a standard "mobile wallet" service planned to be launched in early 2015, The Telegraph reports. The operators are understood to have been unable to agree on how the NFC mobile wallet would operate and have chosen to release individual apps instead. The move comes a week after Apple announced its planned Apple Play service, for which the company made deals directly with US banks and card companies, cutting out mobile operators. Apple has said it is working on a

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