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Don’t fear Frankenstein’s Galaxy Note 7

by Robert Triggs 7 hours ago14 comments

MWC 2017: Everything revealed so far

by Team AA 9 hours ago12 comments

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by Jimmy Westenberg 2 days ago159 comments

5 iconic Nokia phones HMD could bring back

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101 articles

What is NFC & how does it work?

Although NFC has been around for more than a decade, only a limited number of handset make use of the technology. So what is NFC, and how does it work?
by Robert Triggs1 week ago24

5 flagship features mid-range phones need in 2017

Mid-range smartphones could do with a shot in the arm in 2017, so here's a list of features we want to see from manufacturers this year.
by Robert TriggsJanuary 11, 201741

How to use NFC on Android

NFC isn't quite 'new' technology anymore, but it's still very handy. Wondering how to use NFC on your Android phone? We'll walk you through all the steps!
by Edgar CervantesJanuary 1, 201717

NFC payment ring now available to pre-order

After successfully passing its Kickstarter campaign in 2013, the NFC payment ring is now available to pre-order for $53 (£40).
by Robert TriggsAugust 24, 201613
 
 

Xiaomi unveils Mi Pay mobile payment service

Xiaomi has entered the contactless mobile payments market with the launch of its NFC based Mi Pay platform in China.
by Robert TriggsAugust 17, 201615

All you need to know about NFC Tags

You may have noticed small NFC tags next to advertisements near bus stops or little stickers on flyers. But just what is a NFC tag?
by Robert TriggsAugust 15, 201613

How to use Android Beam – Android customization

Join us for a quick beginner's tutorial - this is how you use Android Beam, a tool that uses NFC to share between Android devices - a decent addition to our Android customization series.
by Jonathan FeistJune 23, 20163

Android Pay launching in the UK very soon

"We accept Android Pay" tags have started appearing in the UK, leading to speculation that Android Pay will be launched any day now.
by Kris CarlonMay 13, 201621

Barclays wants to challenge Android Pay with its own mobile payment system

Barclays Bank has announced it will release a banking app with support for a “Contactless Mobile” payment system to replace the need for Android Pay.
by Kris CarlonMay 12, 201616

Your smartphone will start replacing your debit card at ATMs this year

Several major U.S. banks including Wells Fargo, Chase and Bank of America have confirmed they will be introducing contactless ATMs in 2016.
by Kris CarlonJanuary 29, 201617
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