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Have The Best IoT Experience Of Your Life (So Far)

Have The Best IoT Experience Of Your Life (So Far)

NFC Forum White Paper “Improve the IoT User Experience With NFC Simple Secure Pairing” Shows How To Have The Best IoT Pairing Experience (Ever) Unfortunately, it’s true that the words “pleasant” and “consistent” sometimes don’t apply to technology usage.  AtRead more »

Changing The World With NFC

Changing The World With NFC

NFC Forum Wins Power of A Silver Award For “Changing The World With Innovation And Imagination” Many say they would like to change world.  Few actually do.  Even fewer get recognized for positively making a major impact in the world.Read more »

Name Change and New Chairperson for Mobility, Identity and Transport Special Interest Group (SIG)

Name Change and New Chairperson for Mobility, Identity and Transport Special Interest Group (SIG)

In the technology industry one thing is inevitable, change. Technological capabilities are expanding constantly. The transportation industry has been an industry that has continually changed as we’ve seen taxis become rideshares, phones with NFC technology become train passes and licensesRead more »

Two New NFC Forum Videos Released:  “NFC is Everywhere” And “Happy 15th Anniversary NFC Forum”

Two New NFC Forum Videos Released: “NFC is Everywhere” And “Happy 15th Anniversary NFC Forum”

The NFC Forum unveiled two new videos today available at www.youtube/NFCForum . The video “NFC is Everywhere” tells the NFC story in two minutes about how simple and convenient it is to “just tap” the N-Mark symbol and use NFC technologyRead more »

NFC Money Transfer Specification Vs. QR Codes Focus of Digital Payments South Asia Presentation

NFC Money Transfer Specification Vs. QR Codes Focus of Digital Payments South Asia Presentation

The NFC Money Transfer (NMT) Candidate Specification will be featured in a presentation by Ursula Schilling Director, Business Development, Infineon Technologies and Vice-Chair for the Retail and Payment Special Interest Group , NFC Forum at Digital Payments South Asia on August 29-30 in Mumbai, India. The conference is one of the largest gatherings of card issuers and acquirers, mobileRead more »

NFC Forum Certified Products’ Competitive Advantage: Shows A Company’s Commitment to Product Performance; 300 Certified Products and Growing; Beijing Plugfest in October

NFC Forum Certified Products’ Competitive Advantage: Shows A Company’s Commitment to Product Performance; 300 Certified Products and Growing; Beijing Plugfest in October

The NFC Forum certified its 300th product recently continuing to excel in its role as the world’s standards and advocacy association for Near Field Communication (NFC) technology.  The NFC Forum Certification Program is an important program for the NFC technology industry. NFC Forum-certified products highlight aRead more »

NFC and Active and Intelligent Packaging

NFC and Active and Intelligent Packaging

3 Questions with Eef de Ferrante, Managing Director of the Active and Intelligent Packaging Association* 1. Why is active and intelligent packaging important? Active and intelligent packaging is disruptive, digital and dynamic. It will fundamentally change the way packaging isRead more »

NFC Forum Roars Into Stuttgart

NFC Forum Roars Into Stuttgart

Highlights include VISIONFC Automotive Summit and 15th Anniversary Celebration The NFC Forum was founded in 2004 by Nokia, Royal Phillips Electronics (NXP) and Sony. So we found it only right that we return to celebrate our 15th anniversary at the home ofRead more »

NFC Scores Big In The World of Sports

NFC Scores Big In The World of Sports

With the Women’s World Cup in full swing, the U.S. National Hockey League wrapped up, and Major League Baseball (MLB) in the middle of its season, we’re seeing an acceleration of deployments of NFC technology geared towards improving the sportsRead more »

The ApartmentTag: Making Apartment Management Simpler

The ApartmentTag: Making Apartment Management Simpler

The days of tenants frantically searching for the superintendent’s phone number are over.  With a simple tap of an NFC-enabled smartphone, the Haarnio Oy ApartmentTag allows tenants to gain immediate access to information about their apartment building or complex. This is another exampleRead more »