With Google already on-board and Apple expected to follow suit, it's not exactly surprising to hear that Amazon also wants a piece of the upcoming NFC pie. NFC is expected to hit it big this year, and it would certainly serve Amazon well to be among the first to support this feature. Apart from mobile payments, Amazon can also utilize NFC for marketing purposes, where users can acces product info through Amazon's website by simply tapping an NFC tag. According to a source, Amazon is expected to arrive at a final decision on whether to adopt NFC this early on in the game or not within the next 3 to 5 months.

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