Apple has been rumoured to be considering the integration of Near Field Communication technology for some time, there were rumours that the iPhone 4S would contain it and now there are rumours that the iPhone5 will contain an NFC Chip coming from handset manufacturers in Asia.
Google recently launched it’s own electronic payment application Google Wallet
linked to its mobile platform Android. Research In Motion – maker of the BlackBerry – has unveiled three new BlackBerry smartphones with the Blackberry 7 OS which support NFC. All behind Nokia who was one of the first to launch a NFC enabled phone.
And it is likely we will see iWallet for iPhone5 coming from Apple soon.