Smart Media Cards DEFINITION: A smart card is a plastic card about the size of a credit card, with an embedded microchip that can be loaded with data, used for telephone calling, electronic cash payments, and other applications, and then periodically refreshed for additional use. Currently or soon, you may be able to use a smart card to:Dial a connection on a mobile telephone and be charged on a per-call basisEstablish your identity
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