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Learn More About NFC on BlackBerry Smartphones (video)

By Kevin Michaluk on 18 Feb 2011 10:46 am EST
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Following up on the official word that upcoming BlackBerry Smartphones will support NFC, Dougie from the InsideBB blog interviewed Andrew Bocking, VP of Handheld Software Product Management for RIM, on the topic. Check out the video above to learn more about  what Near Field Communication is, what it could be potentially used for and get a bit of a glimpse of thinking on how Research In Motion is going to utilize NFC in your next BlackBerry Smartphone. 

As for what phones will be getting NFC? The odds are if you read CrackBerry regularly you already know, but if not, jump over to our 2011 BlackBerry Smartphone Roadmap and get a sneak peek.

Source: InsideBB

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