Barclaycard Toys Unleashed: Augmented reality in the palm of your hand

When Barclaycard invited me to a trendy East London dim sum restaurant to preview their new augmented reality gaming app I was confused, flattered and desperate to try the scallion pancakes. If you think of Barclaycard as a credit card company you’d be 100% correct. It’s in the name. But they’d like you to think … Continue reading Barclaycard Toys Unleashed: Augmented reality in the palm of your hand

Barclaycard PayTag: Mobile NFC system

I’ve never had a problem emptying my bank account, but just to be on the safe side, Barclays yesterday announced the launch of the Barclaycard PayTag. Extending a regular credit card account, the PayTag sticks to the back of a mobile handset and siphons cash – although obviously only when you tell it to – … Continue reading Barclaycard PayTag: Mobile NFC system