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NFC Forum 2018 NFC Innovation Award Judges Announced

The NFC Forum has unveiled a slate of 15 judges for its 2018 NFC Innovation Awards representing a prestigious list of Near Field Communication technology (NFC) experts, business leaders, journalists and analysts. The awards recognize innovative NFC products, services and experiences worldwide.  Nearly 100 entries were submitted to the annual award competition last year.  The selected judges represent a wide array […]

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NFC Forum Call For Entries; 2018 NFC Innovation Awards Open For Submissions

The NFC Forum announced today a call for entries for the 2018 NFC Innovation Awards to recognize innovative Near Field Communication (NFC) products, services and experiences worldwide. Innovators, developers, entrepreneurs, start-ups, and organizations using NFC in new, disruptive and pioneering ways can submit award entries showcasing their work for the chance to win in one of three award categories. There is […]

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NXP Powers NFC Experience in Hasbro and Harmonix’s Dynamic Music-Mixing Game DROPMIX

NXP Semiconductors N.V. is proud to announce it has collaborated with Hasbro, Inc. (NASDAQ:HAS), a global play and entertainment company, and video game developer, Harmonix Music Systems, Inc. to deliver the NFC technology in the DROPMIX™ game. This fast-paced, music-mixing game empowers players to create unique mixes with hit songs by playing NFC chip-enabled cards on […]

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Infineon Joins NFC Forum Board Of Directors

The NFC Forum have announced that Infineon Technologies has upgraded its NFC Forum membership from Principal to Sponsor. The NFC Forum Board of Directors voted on and approved Infineon’s Sponsor-level membership. Three other companies have recently joined the world’s leading standards and advocacy association for Near Field Communication (NFC) technology as well. Infineon has been a Principal member of the NFC […]

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NFC Forum publishes 2017 Technical Specification Release

The NFC Forum has announced the completion, publication and availability of its 2017 Technical Specification Release. The 2017 Technical Specifications Release comprises 21 new or updated near field communication (NFC) technical specifications.  The specifications feature the latest NFC technology and usability upgrades that significantly impact and advance functionality in a number of key areas for consumers and businesses, […]

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Chilean winery deploys Thinfilm’s NFC mobile marketing solution in Asian export markets

Thin Film Electronics ASA, a company working in NFC (near field communication) mobile marketing and smart packaging solutions, has announced a new customer in the wine and spirits industry. PengWine, a premium producer of 5-star Chilean wines, will leverage Thinfilm’s NFC solutions to educate and engage consumers through gamification. PengWine is planning multiple commercial deployments […]

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