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Rogers, CIBC offer first "mobile wallets" in Canada: Queen's University professor

2012-05-23

Queen’s University computer technology expert David Skillicorn is available to comment today’s announcement that Rogers and CIBC are launching the first “mobile wallets” in Canada. The new technology, available only on Blackberry at this time, will allow users to make payments by simply tapping their phone on a terminal at various merchants across the country.

To arrange an interview, please contact communication officers Anne Craig at 613-533-2877 or anne.craig@queensu.ca or Michael Onesi at 613.533.6000 ext. 77513 or michael.onesi@queensu.at Queen’s University News and Media Services Department in Kingston, Ont., Canada.

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