October 6th, 2011

Canadian ad network introduces NFC activated media sites

Canadian based indoor advertising network Newad announced it is to integrate NFC (Near Field Communication) technology into its network, from January 2012.

Neward will embed NFC chips into their advertising displays to allow consumers to connect NFC-enabled smart phones to online information, discount coupons and purchase the products being advertised, when the phone is moved close to the […]

May 27th, 2011

PayPal sues after Google announce wallet app

PayPal and its parent company eBay are suing Google and two of its employees for misappropriating trade secrets and violating terms of employment, after Google unveiled their NFC-based (Near Field Communication) Google Wallet app and supporting stakeholders and processes.

Google Wallet, which was announced on Thursday, is currently being “field-tested”. Initially it will be available only in […]