There were 3 blog postings during March (2009):
Barclaycard is RFID'd
From last Monday, March 2nd 2009, Barclays customers getting new or replacement Visa debit cards will receive ones containing RFID technology. This contactless technology will allow them to use the debit card for transactions of up to £10,...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 5th March '09
NFC makes mobile phones the new credit card!!
Did you know that worldwide mobile phones outnumber the number of credit cards in circulation by a factor of 2 to 1? It is therefore no wonder that, based on the work spearheaded by Nokia among others, a form of RIFD called Near Field...
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 12th March '09
A vision of the future local pub
As part of the preparation for St. Patricks Day, Guinness has laid out its vision for the pub of the future. Their innovation team worked with Ben Hourahine, a futurist, to provide a view of what a local would look like in 250 year's time....
Simon Holloway, Bloor Research | 16th March '09
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