Wearable Tech Could Soon Replace SIM Cards & Logins

Wearable Tech Could Soon Replace SIM Cards & Logins

Portable SIM can securely store multiple credentials, such as IDs and passwords, so it also can be used with PCs and other connected devices.

Vincenzo Landino
  • 13 june 2014

Japanese mobile carrier, Docomo, is showing off their new prototype device, known as the Portable SIM.

The company claims the device utilizes a SIM-based authentication that can wirelessly activate any compatible smartphone or tablet for network access. The NTT Docomo Portable SIM includes three modules – SIM card, Bluetooth and NFC.

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