NFC Forum Blogs and Podcasts

Single Antenna Handles IoT Wireless Charging and Communications New NFC Forum Candidate Specification Available For Comment

Single Antenna Handles IoT Wireless Charging and Communications New NFC Forum Candidate Specification Available For Comment

By Jürgen Böhler, Chairman and Michael Stark, Vice-Chairman of the NFC Forum’s Technical Committee Wireless charging is just what it sounds like — a way to charge your phone, tablet or other device without using any wires. Usually the chargerRead more »

NFC Forum Podcast: The Benefits of Being a Member

NFC Forum Podcast: The Benefits of Being a Member

Join Executive Director, Paula Hunter in this podcast as she provides insight into the benefits of being a member of the NFC Forum and how to get make the most of your membership once you join!

NFC Forum Member ITSO launches ITSO on Mobile Using NFC Technology

NFC Forum Member ITSO launches ITSO on Mobile Using NFC Technology

Special Guest Blog by Steve Wakeland, CEO, ITSO ITSO Transit Hub Ltd (ITHL) is bringing ITSO, the UK’s trusted national smartcard, to NFC-enabled mobile phones for the first time. Powered by NFC technology and Google Pay, “ITSO on Mobile” providesRead more »

NFC Helps Celebrate 200 Year Anniversary of “Silent Night”

NFC Helps Celebrate 200 Year Anniversary of “Silent Night”

The holiday season is upon us! And NFC tags are helping people celebrate the 200th anniversary this Christmas of the first public performance of the world famous Christmas song, “Silent Night”. People all over the world listen and sing this popular Christmas carol every year. The song represents a “silent” and “holy” night with family and friends during theRead more »

Tap & Connect: How NFC Enhances the IoT

Tap & Connect: How NFC Enhances the IoT

Guest Blog: Erich Reisenhofer, Vice – Chairman, NFC Forum IoT Special Interest Group On November 15th I presented “Tap & Connect: How NFC Enhances the IoT” to an international audience of decision makers from multiple industries including manufacturing, automotive, logisticsRead more »

Retail and Payment Webinar Illustrates NFC Growth in the Retail Environment

Retail and Payment Webinar Illustrates NFC Growth in the Retail Environment

Webinar features NFC technology applications, case studies and a look at the NFC Forum’s new white paper. Consumer loyalty is fading.  Customer experience scores have plateaued.  Mobile is now the preferred way to get online and is increasingly being usedRead more »

NFC: The “Next Big Thing” for the Pharmaceutical Industry

NFC: The “Next Big Thing” for the Pharmaceutical Industry

NFC: The “Next Big Thing” for the Pharmaceutical Industry By Thorsten Braas, Sales Director EMEA, Smartrac NFC Forum Special Guest Blog NFC and RFID technologies are already being deployed in a number of industries from logistics and manufacturing to automotiveRead more »

NFC Forum Member Spotlight: Klaus Simonmeyer, IDENTIV

NFC Forum Member Spotlight: Klaus Simonmeyer, IDENTIV

What is IDENTIV? IDENTIV is an American-based company with offices all around the world. From Germany to Singapore to Hong Kong to Tokyo, we focus on access control, NFC transponders and reading devices, which include NFC readers. What first brought youRead more »