Will that be plastic or a hunk of plastic?

Back at the Comdex 2000 show Ericsson was showing off their vision of cellphone as wallet. 2000. It's 2004 and I can *maybe* buy a Palm app wirelessly on my expensive Treo 600. C'mon US of A how about catching up? Rafe Needleman writes about ' Mobile Phones: Credit Cards of the Future'. Maybe this idea just needs to congeal for another 4 years.


  1. I know who's refreshing the money circuit: BANKS and BANKERS.

  2. It is always funny to see what tech Ideas are a complete flop and which pan out. I just love watching tech evolve. I just don't see the cell phone currency bit panning out though.


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