Vision to Reality: NFC Beyond Payment

NFC for Dummies author to moderate panel discussion at upcoming NFC Forum Event

People who have been involved with NFC for many years almost cringe at the idea that Apple invented NFC when they introduced Apple Pay. But the reality is that Apple Pay did serve a very important purpose … More …

NFC…What’s That…???

I had a very interesting experience today that I wanted to share with my fellow colleagues in the NFC community.  We were at an event for advertising and marketing executives promoting our upcoming NFC Bootcamp Series.   And we were shocked at what we found.

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Team Google Vs. Team Isis

If you’ve gotten a little lost in the shuffle lately, what with all that’s been going on behind the scenes of the “mobile wallet” revolution, we’ve created an infographic to get you up to speed. As everyone knows by now, and can safely agree on, the two main competitors in … More …

Just What is Google Up To?

Conventional wisdom has the purchase of Motorola Mobility as a defensive action by Google to protect itself from an increasingly likely spate of protracted and ugly legal battles over patent infringements.  Maybe.  Even probably.  But it does really put into stark relief the question: What is Google really up … More …

Nokia Takes Interesting Stance on NFC

While Google and its Android platform focus on the concept of the “mobile wallet” and direct consumer purchasing capabilities, Nokia has taken an interesting stance in regards to forthcoming NFC technology. Rather than try to hook it’s consumers on the simple convenience of paying with one’s cell phone, Nokia is … More …