Tag Archives: Near Field Communications

Infineon; We know how important Secure NFC is for commerce

Infineon’s Björn Scharfen speaks at the Contactless Intelligence Spring Conference 2013 about the importance of Secure NFC and the vital role that it plays in mobile commerce.

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NFC Forum creates SIG’s for NFC

The NFC Forum, in an attempt to stimulate NFC technology driven markets outside of the more accepted payment/wallet type market are to create a number of Special Interest Groups (SIGs) that will bring together leaders from the areas of Consumer Electronics, Health Care, Payment, Retail, and Transport to collaborate on NFC solution implementation, interoperability, best […]

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The Sony NFC TV

Remember a small post we did a while back from this years CES, concerning the Sony NFC TV? Well here it is. We found a report from Laptop Magazine and they pretty much show us all the sexy elements of using the Sony KDL-40W900A NFC-Enabled TV with a Sony Xperia smartphone (NFC enabled of course), […]

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Proxama announces NFC partnership with SMARTRAC

Proxama, a provider of near field communications (NFC) mobile wallet and mobile marketing technology, has announced that it is working with SMARTRAC N.V., a developer, manufacturer and supplier of RFID transponders and inlays, to showcase the potential that NFC can add to marketers’ mobile marketing campaigns.  The partnership is expected to work with consumer-facing brands […]

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Telecom Italia explains the rise in NFC applications

Using a female presenter who appears to be the very embodiment of the Telecom Italia logo (I’m talking about the hair – anyone remember the 1980’s Rutger Hauer Guinness adverts?), Telecom Italia takes us through NFC technology. Or as they term it, ‘a walk into the future of your smartphone’.

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NFC’s trial phase over in 2013 – loyalty and coupons prime factor in breakthrough

With the latest ABI Research report issued this week it would appear that the research company is pointing to the end of what they term NFC’s ‘trial phase’ in 2013. The company points to factors such as coupons and loyalty as a prime factor of the mainstream emergence of the technology. ABI Research forecasts that […]

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