NFC disappointment

This is where Apple’s market dominance becomes so important. The truth is that NFC won’t take off without Apple — at least not nearly as quickly as it would with Apple. So the critics’ “disappointment” is in fact just a sad realization that the elusive NFC promise is at least one more year away from being kept. In the meantime, Apple keeps solving real problems it knows it can solve right now.

Smart article from Matt Drance.

  • MSfromtheOC

    NFC will never be used for payments. Their are too many entities with too many patents that each believe they are due all the revenue from every transaction. The winner in the mobile payments space will use a combination of existing technologies in a new way. Square is a good example.