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 …

Reviews for NFC for Dummies are in

BooksartWe’re excited to say that the reviews for NFC for Dummies are coming in. We’re getting great feedback from our readers and the media, and wanted to share the reviews below. The team is working on scheduling book signings and appearances for author … More …

Tap Into The World of NFC

NFC and proximity ID technologies rule the world of mobile

It’s been several years since I started this journey of evangelizing near field communication ( NFC ) and the brilliance of the technology, its ease of use, and eventuality of mass adoption. NFC Bootcamp was the first internationally standardized training … More …

NFC Bootcamp Founder Publishes “NFC for Dummies”

New book provides introduction to near field communication and its potential to significantly change how you interact with the people and things around you

Dallas, Texas, April 21, 2016: — If you ask most people what NFC stands for, they will probably think about football. But a new book in … More …

NFC, Next on the Menu for Restaurants

 

 

Let’s face it: No one enjoys waiting in long lines, scrambling for loose change or trying to locate their plastic (or even paper) rewards card. Wouldn’t it be much more convenient to enter a coffeehouse, stroll up to the counter and exit with your cup o’ joe in … More …

Why 2013 will NOT be THE year for NFC

 

 

by Robert P. Sabella

Around this time of year we usually see a plethora of articles proclaiming that THIS is the year for this or that technology.  NFC is no different. And for those of … More …

Too Fast Too Curious:

 

 

NFC Changing the Game

In a world where technology is fast-changing and ever growing, we’ve found a burst of new tech possibilities with NFC. Short for Near Field Communication, NFC is revolutionizing the way we view, use and interact with technology. Be it a chip inside a device, … 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.

All of us in the NFC … More …

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 …