Mobile Phones: the Takeover

by : Karl Bantleman



We use our phones every day of our lives and for pretty much everything. Whether we want to find out train times, cinema listings, the weather or traffic, you can do it using your mobile phone. The one thing you could not do is pay for items using it....until now.

New technology that allows customers to use their mobile phones to pay for items will be a revelation for users. When looking for cheap mobile phones search online and as many mobile phone deals are set to incorporate the idea the possibilities are endless.

The UK's payment association have decided to bring in a new initiative that will allow customers to pay for items using their phones. The new technology is called "Near Field Communication" (NFC) and is a short-range wireless technology that will enable customers to make payments through a secure line.

The association have clearly recognised that the importance of a mobile phone is increasing by the day and with 90% of households having a mobile phone there is certainly room to develop the technology further. This new technology just enhances what we can do with our mobile phones and is sure to be a success in the future.

It is estimated that mobile users will create nearly ?300 billion worth of transactions over the next few years. It is unknown whether all handsets and deals will incorporate the new technology but it is widely expected that whichever of the mobile phone deals you choose you will be able to pay for items using it.

This technological revelation will impress many people and it will be interesting to see how successful it is once it has been introduced. For the moment though make sure you find the best deals on cheap mobile phones by shopping online where you can compare the various providers and their deals.

New technology that allows customers to use their mobile phones to pay for items will be a revelation for users. When looking for cheap mobile phones search online and as many mobile phone deals are set to incorporate the idea the possibilities are endless.