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CNET TV Apple Byte: TV on your iPad, PDFs in iOS, and near field communications on new iPhones

CNET TV's Brian Tong discusses the latest in Apple news, rumors, tips, and tricks. This week, the iPad gets more television than you can shake a stick at, iPhone 4 rumors heat up with reports of Apple testing near field communications, and a quick tip for reading PDFs in iOS 4.

By August 20, 2010

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Apple iPhone 6 expected to include mobile payments, NFC

Wired reports a mobile-payments platform powered by near-field communication is coming to the next iPhone, backing up similar stories last month.

By August 28, 2014

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Unlock your phone with Motorola's 'digital tattoo'

Motorola unveils a near-field communication security sticker for your wrist, Sony's high-priced Walkman gets buzz, and the cute Jibo robot wants to be part of the family.

By July 23, 2014

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Unlock your phone with Motorola's 'digital tattoo'

Motorola unveils a near-field communication security sticker for your wrist, Sony's high-priced Walkman gets buzz, and the cute Jibo robot wants to be part of the family.

By July 23, 2014

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Nokia Treasure Tag tries to keep your valuables safe

The device pairs with a Lumia handset via near-field communication and alerts owners when they leave the house without tagged items.

By February 19, 2014

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Sprint aims to ease access to NFC

The carrier's new Pinsight Touch platform could help developers and mobile users more readily tap into near-field communications.

By October 3, 2013

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Heads up! 'Space Ferrari' set to fall back to Earth

A European gravity-mapping satellite will soon go out in a blaze of glory, which could be coming to an ocean or field (and hopefully nowhere else) near you.

By September 25, 2013

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Apple eyes NFC to sync data between devices

A newly granted patent outlines an Apple technology that could wirelessly copy data between devices using near-field communications.

By June 4, 2013

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Apple CEO Tim Cook: Mobile payments still in their infancy

Neither near-field communications nor any similar mobile-payment technology appears to be on Apple's agenda at this point.

By April 24, 2013

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Using NFC, IBM brings dual-factor authentication to mobile

Dual-factor authentication can work by combining smartphones and PCs, but that approach needs to be updated for the mobile era. An new IBM technique combines near-field communications and smartphones.

By October 18, 2013