Hi all,

FYI. See link.

RIM is getting into the NFC field....before Leo decided HP should brake itself up and jettison webOS hardware, HP purchased a firm who was a leader in the field of NFC...I've no idea what they are going to do with it now....my guess is Leo doesn't either.

Take care,


September 15, 2011
Chip in New BlackBerrys Opens Door to Use as ID



TORONTO (Reuters) - BlackBerry maker Research In Motion plans to open doors for its key corporate customers using a decade-old technology most in the smartphone industry eye as a way to turn phones into wallets.

Everyone from Nokia to Android developer Google plans to include near-field communications (NFC) technology in future devices as they seek to replace cash and cards for everything from coffee to concert and transport ticket purchases.