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Visa mobile payment system to launch in mid-2012

Financial services giant Visa confirms it will launch its Near Field Communications-enabled digital wallet platform in August or September of 2012, allowing consumers to make real-world and online

Apple forgoes NFC m-payment integration with new iOS 5

The wait is finally over: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) officially unveiled its newest iPhone during a media event Tuesday. Dubbed the iPhone 4S--not the iPhone 5, as most anticipated--the smartphone heralds

Six handset makers pledge support for Isis m-commerce standards

Six device manufacturers including HTC, LG, Motorola Mobility (NYSE:MMI), Research In Motion (NASDAQ:RIMM), Samsung Mobile and Sony Ericsson have committed to introducing Near Field

Google Wallet rival Isis confirms support for Android

Isis, the nationwide Near Field Communications-based m-commerce network spearheaded by Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T (NYSE:T) and T-Mobile USA, confirms it will support Google's (NASDAQ:GOOG)

Report: Verizon, AT&T and T-Mobile pumping $100M into Isis rollout

Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T (NYSE:T) and T-Mobile USA reportedly plan to invest roughly $100 million in an effort to roll out Isis, their nationwide Near Field Communications-based

Isis adds Visa, MasterCard and AmEx to mobile commerce network

Financial services providers Visa, MasterCard, Discover and American Express are officially joining Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture spearheaded by Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T (

Isis expands m-commerce network launch to Texas

Isis, the mobile commerce joint venture spearheaded by Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T (NYSE:T) and T-Mobile USA, has identified Austin, Texas, as its second launch market. Beginning in the

U.K. operators follow Isis model, team on mobile wallet venture

The U.K.'s three largest wireless operators are joining forces to create a mobile commerce ecosystem allowing subscribers to pay for goods, services and travel via Near Field Communications-enabled

Rumor Mill: Google, Sprint to unveil mobile payment system Thursday

Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) will launch a mobile payments service Thursday for Android-enabled phones using the Sprint Nextel (NYSE:S) network, three unnamed sources told Bloomberg. In addition, the sources

Isis calls on Apple, Google and Sprint to join mobile payments network

Isis, the joint venture established by Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ), AT&T (NYSE:T) and T-Mobile USA to build out a nationwide mobile commerce network, said it welcomes the addition of competitors