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Internationally Compatible NFC from Samsung, NXP, and FeliCa

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http://www.talkandroid.com – The Nexus S was the first NFC-capable phone in the U.S., with the Galaxy Nexus following it. This year looks to expand the NFC landscape with manufacturers adding the technology to many new devices, some possibly being announced at MWC this week in Barcelona. This bodes well for the technology in the U.S. except for one thing… it’s incompatible with Japan’s version of NFC, which has been around for years and is used by millions. Japan’s payment systems use the Osaifu-Keitai standard, based on Sony’s FeliCa RFID chips, but those systems are not compatible wit (IT news)