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All you need to know about NFC Tags

by: Rob TriggsSeptember 29, 2013
You may have noticed small NFC tags next to advertisements near bus stops or little stickers on flyers. But just what is a NFC tag?
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What is NFC & how does it work?

by: Rob TriggsSeptember 21, 2013
Although NFC has been around for more than a decade, only a limited number of handset make use of the technology. So what is NFC, and how does it work?
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Intel shows off its NFC-powered e-ink display tag

by: Andrew GrushAugust 20, 2013
Recently Intel demonstrated its new 'NFC-WISP E-ink Display Tag' technology, which gets all the power it needs to operate from a simple NFC transfer. How does this work exactly? Read on to find out!
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The NFC Ring Kickstarter has closed, destroying the original goal

by: Nate SwannerAugust 20, 2013
Perhaps the most subtly brilliant Kickstarter idea we’ve seen in a long time, the NFC Ring, has closed out its campaign. The original goal of £30,000 was annihilated, as the final tally was an impressive £241,947.
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Microsoft develops sound based NFC

by: Rob TriggsAugust 16, 2013
Microsoft Research has devised a peer to peer acoustic file transfer protocol, which allows devices to send and receive information over the air using sound.
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Back to Basics: NFC Explained

by: Adam KoueiderJuly 18, 2013
This week’s edition will focus on the technology that was labelled "the next big thing" a few years ago. It’s time to talk NFC.
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NFC your life

by: Nate SwannerMarch 19, 2013
What I’ve done for this article is made NFC my go-to choice for changing settings, opening apps I use in certain situations, and basically controlling my life. We will obviously need an app, some tags, and a little time to set them up. The process is pretty simple, too: write tag, place tag, scan tag! NFC tags are meant to save you time and effort, so let’s see if they work in doing so.
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How to use S Beam

by: Carl ParkerMarch 11, 2013

Bluetooth and Wi-Fi Direct are two of today’s most popular means to share files and data between two mobile devices. The downside to these methods, however, is that they require some setting up before you can use them.

But, with the help of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, you can skip the setting up part and, in its place, will only need tapping devices against each other. (For more info about NFC, see “How to use NFC on Android” and “How it works: NFC (Near Field Communication)“.)

NFC and Android Beam work hand in hand to share data to other NFC-capable devices over a Bluetooth connection. These could be contact [...]

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How to use NFC on Android

by: Carl ParkerMarch 4, 2013

Since its introduction, Near Field Communication (NFC) is better known for wireless payments. Its commercial application has since expanded to the transportation and retail industries in several places around the world. Some companies use the technology for secure keycards, business cards, and even for employee use in buying pantry food.

NFC technology use in the mobile industry is also fast growing. All major manufacturers of Android smartphones and tablets have at least one NFC-bearing product. Most recent high-end releases from mobile device makers usually include NFC functionality.

If you’ve ever wanted to know how to use NFC on Android, you’ll [...]

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Samsung’s “next generation” phones to come with preloaded Visa payWave NFC wireless payment app

by: Chris SmithFebruary 25, 2013
Visa announced a partnership with Samsung at MWC 2013 to include the PayWave NFC wireless payment app on next-gen Samsung handsets, without specifying actual product names like the Galaxy S4 and Galaxy Note 3.
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