In the next 2 years, 20% of all mobile phones sold will have the ability to make payments through NFC (Near Field Communications).. a technology that allows a handshake and digital payment when your device is placed within a few inches of a terminal. Many people are predicting that this may be the end of currency as we know it. No doubt that it will impact the way shoppers will shop and purchase goods via retail outlet!
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