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Jan 29

And so it begins…


It took some time to get to the US, but the Mobile-phone-as-legal-tender movement has begun! The practice of using your cell phone for monetary transactions has been around for years in Asia, Africa,Latin America and Europe. What better place to kick this off in the US than Starbucks? Mashable reports Starbucks stores in the U.S. will begin accepting mobile payments Wednesday through apps available on iphone, ipod touch or Blackberry. No word for Android owners just yet. Full article after the jump.


http://mashable.com/2011/01/18/starbucks-mobile-payments/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+mashable%2Fmobile+%28Mashable+%C2%BB+Mobile+Feed%29


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