Wave Your Visa Card to Make a Payment… If You Are in Malaysia

Wouldn’t it be cool to wave your Visa credit card in some procedurally appropriate way to make a payment? It is possible using Near Field Communications (NFC) technology which is a short-range (about 4 centimeters) wireless data transfer technology. According to this PC World article…
Visa Makes NFC Payment Commercially Available
…this is actually available… if you are in Malaysia and have a Nokia 6212 phone.
Do you ever get the feeling that U.S. consumers are falling further and further behind the rest of the world in technology?

Publish date: April 10, 2009 https://stage.adweek.com/digital/wave-your-visa-card-to-make-a-payment-if-you-are-in-malaysia/ © 2020 Adweek, LLC. - All Rights Reserved and NOT FOR REPRINT