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

New Samsung Smart Suits feature NFC technology

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. Wearables you actually wear NFC was all over CES, and as expected, wearables […]

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Don’t Lose Fido: Using NFC to Return Lost Companions

A guest blog by Nathan Neil from Purple Deck Media, Inc. My entire work team, family, and friends will tell you that I love my energetic Basenji, Ms. Gina.  Basenji’s are hunting dogs from Africa and like to run as most dogs do.  When we first got her, she was microchipped to help if she […]

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Developer Inspiration: #NFCforGood

Kushi Baby NFC necklace - winner of UNICEF wearables for good challenge

We are serving up some developer inspiration today on the Spotlight blog. There is certainly no shortage of innovative apps and products that are NFC-enabled, but sometimes you come across one that gives you pause. A product that, because of the NFC technology, makes a true impact on the world. Khushi Baby is one such product.  […]

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NFC Technology at Mobile World Congress 2015

NFC technology at MWC 2015

Connected living, virtual reality and 5G phones, oh my. No shortage of inspiration and innovation at Mobile World Congress 2015. We were happy to see NFC technology included in numerous significant product and partnership announcements. Here’s a roundup of some of the NFC highlights from MWC15: Brand Thinfilm and Diageo unveiled the connected ‘Smart Bottle’ […]

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Top 7 Critical Actions to Take When Crowdfunding an NFC Product

Crowding funding an NFC product advice by John McLear of NFC RING: http://tapintonfc.org/2014/09/top-7-critical-actions-to-take-when-crowdfunding-an-nfc-product/

A guest blog by John McLear, NFC Ring The popularization of crowdfunding through websites such as Indiegogo, Kickstarter and Bitcoinstarter has left its mark on several NFC projects and this has lead to growth of interest in the area. In this blog post I will cover what I learned launching a project and some basic tips […]

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Cashless festivals

Cashless festivals brought to you by #NFC technology & Eagle Eye Technologies

A guest blog post by Kasia Lubwiecka, Eagle Eye Technology. Summer is the season of festivals. In the UK, one of the most exciting ones is Glastonbury, the largest Greenfield music festival in the world. Looking back at this year’s festival we can’t help but think what could have been done better. The line-up this […]

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