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The  American Public Transportation Association  (APTA) and the  NFC Forum  today announced a memorandum of understanding aimed at enabling the two organizations to educate the transit industry on near field communication (NFC) technologies. NFC has a broad range of uses, including public transit fare collection. InRead more »

USA: The American Public Transportation Association and the NFC Forum announced on February 17 that they had signed a memorandum of understanding to promote the use of near field communication technologies for public transport operators.

The NFC Forum, a nonprofit industry association, has  announced  a collaborative effort with the American Public Transportation Association (APTA) to jointly educate the transit industry on the benefits of NFC tech for mobile ticketing. “NFC will improve the passenger experience by linking passengersRead more »

The NFC Forum — an industry lobbying group that counts Apple as a board member — on Wednesday announced a new partnership with the American Public Transportation Association that will see the two groups working to broaden NFC support amongRead more »

Live in a stateside metro with a robust public transit system and upset you can’t use NFC in lieu of a physical ticket? Apple shares your frustration. On Wednesday, the NFC Forum, an industry lobbying group which Apple joined last August, announced a collaborationRead more »

The American Public Transportation Association (APTA) and the NFC Forum announced a formal Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) that will enable the two organizations to jointly educate the industry on Near Field Communication (NFC) technologies supporting the needs of public transportationRead more »

Live in a stateside metro with a robust public transit system and upset you can’t use NFC in lieu of a physical ticket? Apple shares your frustration. On Wednesday, the NFC Forum, an industry lobbying group which Apple joined last August, announced a collaboration with the AmericanRead more »

NFC Forum members agreed to focus and accelerate efforts on payments, IoT and transportation NFC initiatives.  The weeklong meeting in Toyko was attended by 150 companies and featured a”Tap Into NFC” seminar and an NFC product showcase.  The purpose of theRead more »

CES 2016: NFC-Enabled Wearables, IoT Home Systems, and Sunburn Sensors

If the recently concluded CES 2016 show in Las Vegas is any indication, our lives will soon be filled with Oomis , My UVPatches , Smart Suits , and a host of other technological wonders that benefit from the power and convenience of NFC technology.Read more »

The Meaning Behind Our New Mission Statement

The NFC Forum has unveiled a new mission statement that reflects the evolving focus of our work as the market for NFC grows and matures: The NFC Forum brings the convenience of NFC technology to life. We empower organizations toRead more »