NFC Ring Unlocks Doors, Phones, Transfers Information and Links People

NFC Ring Unlocks Doors, Phones, Transfers Information and Links People    

Most of us have probably heard about Near Field Communication (NFC), but not everybody has managed to really make us of this technology in their daily activities. Probably it has to do with the slow mainstream adoption of near-field communication as it hasn’t yet become such a spread standard like Bluetooth is, for example. NFC Ring is a gadget that wants to […]

     
 
 

iFrogz Boost Plus Speaker Streams Music Without Wires

iFrogz Boost Plus Speaker Streams Music Without Wires

We are certain that almost anyone has heard about Near-Field Communication, also known as NFC, but how many of you have heard about Near-Field Audio? This is a rather new technology, publically introduced in January this year, and its benefits were severely hidden, right from the start. To counter-attack these moves and to do the world a good, iFrogz in […]

     
 
 

You Can Share Windows Phone 8 Content to Android Using NFC

You Can Share Windows Phone 8 Content to Android Using NFC    

Now that Windows Phone 8 is now up and running, we can start playing with all the cool features that the new OS has. And one of those cool things is NFC support. Of course, Android phones had this feature for some time now, but the implementation in Windows Phone of NFC will make sharing a lot easier. Albeit Apple […]

     
 
 

What is NFC? Uses of NFC and its Future

What is NFC? Uses of NFC and its Future

NFC, or Near Field Communication is a set of standards for smartphones and other devices like them that can establish a radio communication between them, simply by bringing the devices close together. NFC is built upon the existing RFID technology (Radio Frequency Identification) and it promises to make communication between devices easier to establish. For those of you, more tech-savvy, NFC […]

     
 
 

7 Hot Topics to Look for at MWC 2012

7 Hot Topics to Look for at MWC 2012

For those of you who don’t know what MWC is, let me tell you. MWC stands for Mobile World Congress. This is the place where all the big-shots in mobile technology meet and announce their newest technologies. Along side E3 and CES, MWC is one of the biggest conferences in the world. This year, in Barcelona, some of the world’s […]

     
 
 

NFC: Will you Need a Wallet in the Future?

NFC: Will you Need a Wallet in the Future?

The good old credit card – what is its future? Will we still have to look around for the best rates on credit cards or will lenders instantly offer the best rates in line with our spending habits? Will we even still use credit cards to pay for goods and services? Technology is moving on at such a rapid pace […]

     
 
 

Google Wallet – How Google Plans to Make Money?

Google Wallet, soon to be launched mobile payments system from Google, which aims to make your phone your wallet has surely managed to garner enough eyeballs in the tech community. As expected, it will initially be available on Android only, specifically on the Google Nexus S 4G (from Sprint) and will work over contact-less NFC technology. How it works? With […]

     
 
 

Samsung Galaxy S II Announced in India, Cheaper than US & UK

Samsung has announced the launch of its flagship Android device – Samsung Galaxy S II in India at a press event in New Delhi. Arguably the best Android phone in the world right now, Samsung Galaxy S II boasts some of the jaw-dropping hardware specs. It comes with a 4.3″ Super AMOLED plus display, 8MP rear camera with auto-focus and […]