Orange and Barclaycard eye NFC launch in 2010
Orange UK and credit card firm Barclaycard are on track to launch a commercial mobile payments service based on Near Field Communications (NFC) technology by the end of the year, according to reports.
Orange teams with Barclaycard
The Guardian reports that mobile operator Orange UK has joined forces with Barclaycard to launch a contactless credit card.
Barclaycard invests in contactless payments
Barclaycard, the UK credit card issuer, is to invest “a seven-figure sum” in contactless payment technology in what could be a major boost for mobile payments, reports The Press Association.
Orange, Barclaycard unveil mobile payment service
Orange UK and Barclaycard have signed a mobile payment deal that will enable customers to use their handsets to pay for goods or services at retailers by passing their phones against a reader.
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