August 25, 2020
The NFC Forum announced today the 2020 NFC Forum Innovation Awards Program 15 finalists selected from 90 entries from around the world. Five grand prize winners will be revealed live on September 30, 2020 during an online awards ceremony. Register for the online award ceremony here and learn more about all the finalists and watch their videos here. NXP Semiconductors is the Platinum Sponsor of the Innovation Awards as well as the sponsor of the Best NFC Application in the iOS Award Category.
May 18, 2020
May 4, 2020
The NFC Forum, the global standards and advocacy association for Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, announced today that its Board of Directors approved and adopted the Wireless Charging Specification (WLC) that makes it possible to wirelessly charge small, battery-powered consumer and IoT devices with a smartphone or other NFC charging device at a power transfer rate of up to one watt. This will improve the user experience for the two billion consumers and businesses using smartphones and other NFC-enabled devices.
March 4, 2020
WAKEFIELD, Mass., USA – March 4, 2020 – The NFC Forum, the world's leading standards and advocacy association for NFC technology, unveiled the 10 judges for the 2020 NFC Innovation Awards today. The judges are a prestigious group of Near Field Communication technology (NFC) experts, business leaders, journalists and analysts. The awards recognize innovative NFC products, services and experiences worldwide and are free to enter. For more information: https://nfcforum.secure-platform.com/a/.
January 21, 2020
January 7, 2020
NFC Forum Specifications Improve NFC Communications Speed and Robustness For Smartphone Users Worldwide
November 4, 2019
October 8, 2019
The NFC Forum has published a new white paper titled Improve the IoT User Experience with NFC Simple Secure Pairing, a helpful guide for any developer or Internet-of-Things (IoT) device manufacturer seeking to provide consumers a better user experience (UX) when connecting their IoT devices to Bluetooth and Wi-Fi services using NFC. The white paper, which is available for download without charge, was developed by the NFC Forum’s IoT Special Interest Group (SIG).
August 20, 2019
August 13, 2019
NFC Forum Recognized With Association Industry’s Highest Honor For Its Innovation and Positive Contributions To Society