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RBC and McDonald’s bring first NFC mobile debit transaction to Canada with a BlackBerry smartphone

RBC and McDonald’s bring first NFC mobile debit transaction to Canada with a BlackBerry smartphone

In November of 2012, the first mobile credit payment was completed in Canada, made possible by Rogers and CIBC, and taking place at a Tim Hortons in Toronto.  More recently, on March 27th, the first Canadian mobile debit transaction was completed using NFC at a McDonald's in Toronto, utilizing an InteracFlash point-of-sale terminal, a BlackBerry Bold 9900, and an RBC bank account....

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