The rumors keep mounting that Apple will use its Tuesday event to announce the use of near-field communications tech for mobile payments. The latest claims come via a banking news site.
Dutch chipmaker NXP will provide the chips required to support the short-range wireless tech known near-field communications, according to the Financial Times.
CEO Tim Cook delivers on a promise to move into a new product category, making a foray into wearable devices with the Apple Watch. Plus: Bigger-screen iPhones and a mobile service called Apple Pay.
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The anticipated iPhone 6 may sport some new connectivity features, including NFC and a newer form of Wi-Fi.
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As the summer gets underway, the no-contract carrier rounds out its lineup with this water-resistant and drop-proof Android phone.
That's a handy option, but Apple also needs to show more progress in the overarching area of mobile payments.
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Google Payments chief Ariel Bardin tells attendees at a payment conference that Google's efforts in mobile payments go beyond its initial Google Wallet implementation. And he said Google is in the mobile payments market for the long-haul.