Certain Lenovo ThinkPads to become NFC-enabled in 2013

Enabling NFC on its some of its products

Lenovo representatives at the Expand conference in San Francisco have confirmed that some of its ThinkPads will come with embedded NFC readers later on in 2013.

According to Engadget, processing partnerships are still in development stages; however some Ultrabooks and ThinkPads would receive the NFC upgrades.  The news is significant when we consider that we have seen contactless payments in plenty of smartphones, but widespread implementation of NFC in laptops is yet to be seen.

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