Tag: Mobile

Discuss the drivers of NFC with us at NFC World…

Near Field Communication is a hot topic in the news at the moment. Wherever you look, you see another story about a  shop using NFC to enable contactless technology, or another mobile operator enabling its contactless payments with a touch of the cell phone. But what really stands out for the users? What do they […]

Social media goes mobile – French bloggers conference part “Un”

Yesterday I attended our second “bloggers” conference in Paris at La Cantine, a unique collaborative workspace and focal point in France for IT 2.0. Luckily, for those who couldn’t attend the event was videoed (link coming soon), unluckily, for most of you, it was all in French, luckily I speak the language of Sartre, Baudelaire […]

Mobile payment from South Africa to South Beach

This is my second post on our recent conference on how the mobile had impacted society for our French followers at the IT crowd hang-out, La Cantine, in Paris last week. Last week I blogged about the rise of mobile social media and today it’s the turn of mobile payment.

Steering of Roaming

Bertrand Leroux discusses the opportunities that the burgeoning mobile phone roaming market offers. He explains how telecoms companies are not maximising their potential by directing their users to the cheaper networks, meaning better value for customers and more profit for operators via potentially huge cost savings. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4EbBGqyNWRg&list=PL576CC4AD88C67835&index=2  

A new parkour game – tried it with NFC?

NFC is all about freeing us up – making purchasing simpler and more straightforward. The art of parkour or ‘free-running’ is the embodiment of movement without obstacle, pause, or thought. To us, it echoes the philosophy of NFC technology and the freedom it allows us every day. So, what’s the link?