Member Press Releases
Amsterdam (Netherlands), Madrid (Spain), (11 September 2014) – SMARTRAC and Twinsprite cloud platform owner Digitoyx S.L. have announced their cooperation to enable the ultimate mobile gaming experience by connecting NFC enhanced physical toys through cloud technology to mobile games. TheRead more »
Hagenberg, September 2014 Wallegro – a new free app launched by NEXPERTS – allows consumers to use a mobile wallet for personal items such as loyalty cards, coupons, ID cards, important notes and shopping lists. Industry analysts see the nextRead more »
TRADE NEWS: Agilent Technologies Announces NFC Conformance Test System Approved for LLCP and SNEP Testing
SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 8, 2014 – Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced that its T3111S NFC Conformance Test System has been validated for testing of NFC Forum Logical Link Protocol (LLCP) and Simple NDEF Exchange (SNEP) Protocol. The T3111S is the only test platform combiningRead more »
New tools support a consistent NFC environment Brussels, 8 May 2014 – Clear2Pay, the international technology provider of next generation payment solutions for financial institutions, today announces that the NFC Forum, the non-profit industry association that advances NFC technology, approvedRead more »
Paderborn, Germany – April 2014 COMPRION’s UT³ Platform has recently been approved by the NFC Forum for Digital Protocol Functional Testing and is now listed on their website in the Approved Test Tool section. After a rigorous validation procedure theRead more »
Lille, 1 April 2014 – Micropross, a leading supplier of test equipment for the smartcard, RFID and NFC industry, announced earlier today that its NFC Forum Analog test solution successfully passed the NFC Forum validation process, and is now listedRead more »
SANTA CLARA, Calif., March 31, 2014 Agilent Technologies Inc. (NYSE: A) today announced the successful validation of its T3111S NFC Test System for NFC Forum Analog testing. During its members’ meeting March 17-21 in San Francisco, the NFC Forum confirmedRead more »
Advanced end-to-end transaction testing provider, FIME, has announced that its radio frequency (RF) test bench has been officially approved by the NFC Forum, a global association that advances the use of near field communication (NFC) technology.Read more »
HONG KONG, 01 Nov, 2013 – Advanced Card Systems Ltd. (ACS, a wholly owned subsidiary of Advanced Card Systems Holdings Ltd., SEHK: 8210), Asia Pacific’s top supplier and one of the world’s top 3 suppliers of PC-linked smart card readers (Source: Frost & Sullivan), has received the NFC Forum Certification for its ACR1252U.
Herndon, VA., USA – November 4, 2013 – The NFC Forum is holding a Plugfest – an interoperability testing event – in Herndon, Virginia (USA), November 4-8, 2013. AT4 wireless, as one of the leading certification testing organizations in NFC technology worldwide, has been selected to host this meeting.
SMARTRAC’s new, innovative BullsEye NFC tag offers unique functionalities for high-volume product authentication and commercial marketing applications
Amsterdam, September 24, 2013 – SMARTRAC N.V., the leading developer, manufacturer, and supplier of RFID transponders and inlays, today announced the global launch of its innovative BullsEye NTAG210 Near Field Communication (NFC) tag.
National NFC-initiative introduces mobile contactless payment as well as further value added NFC services in Austria
Leading Austrian companies from banking, credit card, card personalization, information and communication technologies sector such as Austria Card, Card Complete, Drei, Erste Bank und Sparkassen, First Data Austria, MasterCard, Nexperts, PayLife Bank, T-Mobile Austria and Visa establish the so called “Mobile Wallet Initiative Austria” in order to create an open, nationwide standard for mobile wallets.
LEGIC employees are already using NFC-based badges with several applications on a daily basis. Visitors are also impressed with the mobile phone, which opens doors, orders photocopies or pays for drinks in automatic vending machines.
NEXPERTS enables Mobile Network Operators and Banks to roll out mobile payment solutions based on NFC technology. From now on the benefits of MasterCard’s mobile payment scheme “Mobile PayPass” is available to issuers.
Stollmann and COMPRION, two strong players in the NFC market, have joined forces to reduce test time and error prone activities for digital NFC Forum test cases. This is possible by completely automating the NFC Forum device test application.
Clear2Pay, the international technology provider of next generation payment solutions for financial institutions, today announces that the NFC Forum, the non-profit industry association that advances NFC technology, validated the latest release of its NFC Forum conformance test suite. The test solution enables chip and device manufacturers to verify the digital conformance of NFC devices to the latest NFC Forum Device Requirements. The solution will be used in authorized test laboratories for official certification testing of NFC products worldwide. The tool will also be available for the device vendor community’s debugging and pre-certification needs.
SIX and NEXPERTS cooperate to enrich the customer experience with contactless mobile loyalty and couponing solutions
SIX Payment Services and NEXPERTS are cooperating to implement standards and solutions based on contactless technologies (NFC) to enable customers in Switzerland to use their loyalty card and coupons in their mobile phones.
SONY DELIVERS A TRUE CONNECTED CONSUMER ENTERTAINMENT EXPERIENCE WITH DAZZLING ARRAY OF NEW TECHNOLOGIES AT CES 2013
LAS VEGAS (Sony CES Booth #14200), Jan. 7, 2013 – At CES 2013, Sony is unveiling an expansive line-up of new products and technologies that span the entire consumer entertainment experience – in or out of the home. Sony’s newest devices offer something for everyone: from Wi-Fi capability, Internet connectivity and easy One-touch function using Near Field Communication (NFC) to HD, 3D, 4K and more.
Connected Rogers Magazine teamed up with Crosscliq, CIBC and RIM to become the first magazine in Canada to embed NFC (Near Field Communication) technology inside a print ad. This print ad marks the crossroads of the mobile, print and banking industries in Canada as it merges four Canadian leaders who understand the power of mobile and NFC technology to deliver an effective mobile solution via a print vehicle that boosts consumer engagement.
Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ: BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today introduced two new Near Field Communication (NFC) solutions to be showcased at the upcoming 2013 Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. The company announced the industry’s first quad-combo to integrate certified NFC, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, and FM onto a single chip. Broadcom also announced a single card solution combining its 5G WiFi combo chip with its industry-leading standalone NFC. For more news, visit Broadcom’s Newsroom.