Welcome to Small Business Labs

Emergent Research

  • EMERGENT RESEARCH is focused on better understanding the small business sector of the US and global economy.

    Featured in Alltop

Authors

  • The authors are Steve King and Carolyn Ockels. Steve and Carolyn are partners at Emergent Research and Senior Fellows at the Society for New Communications Research. Carolyn is leading the coworking study and Steve is a member of the project team.

Disclosure Policy

  • Emergent Research works with corporate, government and non-profit clients. When we reference organizations that have provided us funding in the last year we will note it. If we mention a product or service that we received for free or other considerations, we will note it.
Blog powered by Typepad
Member since 01/2005

« Women's Wear Daily: Social Media is the New Black | Main | Who Speaks for Small Business in DC? »

January 27, 2011

Comments

Feed You can follow this conversation by subscribing to the comment feed for this post.

model train information

I've got no idea about NFC but it is a lot better compare to other exchanged devices. Hackers could hardly copy this because it has high quality rate of security.

Rick Demko

I'm always a fan of being able to both receive and make payments very quickly (you don't want anyone to change their minds right?). It looks like this is quite a bit more secure than the credit cards some carry now. This signal has to be sent from your phone in order to be received, meaning if you're on the subway someone just walking past (at two inches) won't be able to hijack the signal.

Simon

This sounds like a better system in securing your funds transactions, as opposed to the scan chip method. I still prefer to use good old cash money.

Verify your Comment

Previewing your Comment

This is only a preview. Your comment has not yet been posted.

Working...
Your comment could not be posted. Error type:
Your comment has been saved. Comments are moderated and will not appear until approved by the author. Post another comment

The letters and numbers you entered did not match the image. Please try again.

As a final step before posting your comment, enter the letters and numbers you see in the image below. This prevents automated programs from posting comments.

Having trouble reading this image? View an alternate.

Working...

Post a comment

Comments are moderated, and will not appear until the author has approved them.

Your Information

(Name is required. Email address will not be displayed with the comment.)

Emergent Research in the News


Powered by Rollyo