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February 16, 2017

Nine Semi-Finalists to Compete for Top Honors at Awards Ceremony in Las Vegas, March 14 WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – Feb. 16, 2017 – The NFC Forum announced today the nine semi-finalists in its NFC Forum Innovation Awards Program. Created to recognize the development and deployment ofRead more »

December 19, 2016

Enhancements Include Active Communication Mode for Peer-to-Peer and Support of NFC-V Technology WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – Dec. 19, 2016 – The NFC Forum announced today the availability of three adopted and one candidate technical specifications, following approval by the Board of Directors.Read more »

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February 24, 2017

The NFC Forum announced today the nine semi-finalists in its NFC Forum Innovation Awards Program. Created to recognize the development and deployment of innovative and exemplary Near Field Communications (NFC) products, services and applications, this year’s competition attracted more than 90 entries from innovators around the world, highlighting the tremendous growth and interest in NFC technology and implementations.

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February 6, 2017

Comprion has announced that the NFC Forum has validated Comprion’s NFC Forum Analog Test Solution as the first test tool for their latest test release.

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February 1, 2017

The “NFC Forum – ISO/IEC 14443 Analog Parameter Comparison and Alignment” whitepaper
documents the methodology, procedures and results that have been developed to ensure that NFC
Forum-conformant mobile devices will be interoperable with ISO/IEC14443- and ISO/IEC18092-
conformant public transport readers and objects. Get the details and download the whitepaper here.

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January 31, 2017

When it comes to fraudulent foodstuffs, no other product can match the rich history and big bucks of the fake olive oil game. The 4,400-year-old Ebla tablets include descriptions of royal inspectors scrutinizing the olive mills of ancient Syria on behalf of the king.

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January 20, 2017

Shortcuts that you might find in the settings of your smartphone, began to emerge in the world at the end of 2003, extending the ISO / IEC 14443 (contactless card, RFID) that combines the interface smart cards and readers into one device.
Later in 2004, Nokia, Philips and Sony established the NFC Forum, which is at present rich information describing the technology. This article is in the Slovak language.

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Member Press Releases

February 21, 2017

STMicroelectronics Delivers Superior-Performing NFC Technology for Secure Contactless Payments and IoT Applications Geneva, February 21, 2017 – STMicroelectronics has announced availability of its latest-generation NFC devices for contactless payments and data exchange. The new devices include the ST21NFCD NFC controller featuring the market-proven booster technology ST has recentlyRead more »

December 5, 2016

New NFC Forum release and validation of the first test solution pave the way for true interoperability between public transport readers and NFC mobile phones Today, COMPRION has announced that the NFC Forum has validated COMPRION’s NFC Forum Analog TestRead more »

July 21, 2016

COMPRION UT³ Platform is the first test tool validated to NFC Forum Test Release 2015-B. The new test release includes updates in support of existing technical specifications, but also integrates a number of new requirements. With the validation complete, COMPRION’s NFC test solution supports new specificationRead more »

January 25, 2016

Amsterdam (The Netherlands), January 25, 2016 – Smartrac has introduced Web DF, the industry’s first single chip HF and UHF inlay. Based on EM Microelectronic’s EM4423 IC, the new inlay is compliant with NFC and RAIN RFID technology standards andRead more »

September 28, 2015

AT4 wireless Selected by NFC Forum as Analog Test Tool Validation House Málaga (Spain), 28th September 2015– AT4 wireless, a DEKRA company since its acquisition in June 2015, is pleased to announce that it has been appointed as the newRead more »


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