Tag Archives: Near Field Communications

NFC: The Future is Here


What is NFC? NFC stands for Near Field Communication and the short answer would be that NFC identifies us. It allows smartphones to be identified and it establishes a radio communication. Think short range wireless RFID technology. You may have heard of NFC and its ability to make mobile payments easy. Account information is stored… Read More »

Near Field Communications Are Near


NFC is the acronym for Near Field Communications. So what? Put simply, near field communications (NFC) let devices (like cell phones) that are close to one another (like 4 inches apart) exchange information (like credit card numbers). For those who find that too simple, here’s the real deal from Wikipedia: “Near field communication, or NFC,… Read More »