Sprint will launch NFC-enabled mobile payment service this year

04/4/2011 | Bloomberg

Sprint Nextel plans to introduce a mobile payment system using near-field communication technology this year. The number of NFC-equipped smartphones is expected to double next year from the 35 million projected to ship in 2011. Players outside the telecommunications industry, including Amazon, Microsoft, Apple and Google, are working on NFC-powered payment services.

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