Google Bringing NFC-Ready Cash Registers To NYC, SF

According to Bloomberg, Google's gonna get this NFC thing on and poppin' by paying for the installation of thousands of NFC-ready cash registers at various retail locations around New York City and San Francisco.

Google, whose Nexus S is one of the first NFC-ready handsets stateside, is backing a payment system developed by Verifone and reportedly hopes to have this first wave of machines installed within four months. [Bloomberg]