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Technology automates actions with just a touch

Many smart phones these days have what’s called “Near Field Communications” (NFC), meaning you can bump with another phone that is so enabled to exchange files: words, music or pictures. NFC also lets you pay at some cashier counters simply by passing your phone over a receiver.

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  • Headline: Technology automates actions with just a touch
  • Publication: Business, Pages 20 on 02/11/2013
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