French city launches Android-compatible NFC ticketing service

NFC ticketing - Person using phone on public transit

In Strasbourg, all Android phones enabled with near field communication technology can use the service. Android smartphone owners with near field communication in their devices can use a new NFC ticketing service in Strasbourg to purchase, store and validate digital tickets and passes. The service can be used across the French city for monthly or annual bus passes and other transportation. The NFC ticketing service works for riders of buses, trams, and other forms of public transportation in Strasbourg, France, including regional rail services. The system was implemented by the…

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New PayPal mobile wallet app is ready for its big debut

Mobile wallet app - PayPal app on phone

The completely overhauled “super app” will include all new options, services, and messaging. PayPal has given the go-ahead to move toward the launch of its newest mobile wallet app, which is expected to come with a full spectrum of additions. This digital payment application is now considered to be “code complete,” said the PayPal CEO. Dan Schulman, PayPal CEO, discussed the new mobile wallet app during the second quarter earnings call last week with investors. He called the application “code complete” and said that PayPal was preparing for a slow…

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Californians advised to keep their vaccine record QR code screenshot handy

Vaccine record qr code - code on phone being scanned

Officials have recommended that state residents be ready to present the barcode when asked. Among Californians who have overcome the challenge of obtaining the proof of their shot, the vaccine record QR code provided to them can become a handy tool to use in everyday life. The barcode may be requested at restaurants, bars, cafes and other similar locations. As a result, officials say that one of the easiest ways to keep the vaccine record QR code handy is to simply take a screenshot and store it in the device.…

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Mobile Application Development RFP: How to make a mobile app?

Mobile Application Development RFP: How to make a mobile app?

Are you someone who wants to know more about mobile app development RFP? Do you want to know how to fill out a mobile app development RFP brief? If you said yes to both these questions then keep scrolling down because we have just the solution you have been looking for. How to make a mobile app? If you are someone who is thinking about launching their mobile app, you must keep a few things in mind. Usually, when people know how to write an application and they have enough…

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Instagram for kids going ahead despite controversy, says Facebook

Instagram for Kids - Children using mobile phones

The social network has confirmed its plans to create a platform targeting children under 13 years old. This week, Facebook confirmed that it continues to plan to create an Instagram for kids 13 years old and younger. The company is going ahead with the plan even as lawmakers have been calling for it to step away from those intentions. At the same time, Facebook announced updates for addressing younger user safety on its platforms. The announcements regarding the Instagram for kids plans were made on the official Facebook blog. There,…

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