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Old 05-09-2006, 05:53 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Greetings, I am looking to use my 7100t as a mobile credit card swipe. I was wondering if anyone had any ideas on how to do this. Please post here or send me an email. Thanks in advance.
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Old 05-09-2006, 07:39 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Would Paypal Mobile do it for you?
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Old 05-09-2006, 08:40 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I only saw that one time at CNN TV, but that involve a Nokia with the built in infrared, so basically you beam you phone to the parking meter or a soda machine, and it will send the bill to you cell company. Dunno if that's what you are asking for.
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I think what he is thinking about is attaching a machine that you wipe the credit card through and letting the BB connect to the credit card company for verification. If that is the case I would imagine that if the machine can attach to a laptop, and then you use the BB to act as a tethered modem it is conceivable. I don't see this device attaching directly to the BB and being able to run the necessary software though, that is hy I say using a laptop.
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Old 05-10-2006, 07:39 AM   #5 (permalink)
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There are a million different companies that will do this for you. Do a google search and tons will come up. My local wine guy does this straight from any internet phone.
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