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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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Bluetooth LE in Apple TV shows NFC sidestep

An Apple TV "touch-to-set-up" option using Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) shows that Apple has well and truly moved beyond ever adding near-field communication (NFC) to the iPhone.

By September 26, 2013

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Apple eyes new way to give gifts on iTunes

A newly published patent application describes how iTunes users could gift content from the online store or their personal library to other people via near-field communication.

By August 15, 2013

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Sony, Watchdata tag-team to hook more mobiles into NFC tech

An emerging interest of contactless payments hasn't gone unnoticed, as Sony and Watchdata team up to integrate near field communication into more handsets.

By December 14, 2012

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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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iPhone 5 prototypes reportedly reveal NFC support

Details obtained from early iPhone prototypes by 9to5Mac suggest that the new phone will include the necessary hardware to enable near field communication.

By June 25, 2012