Posts Categorized: NFC

Tech Explained: Smart Tags

Learn how Smart Tags can use radio frequencies to track an item from manufacture to delivery in real-time in our latest Tech Explained feature.

NFC-enabled packaging offers beauty tips

Beauty lovers can scan hair styling products with their smartphone to view tutorials and detailed item information.

Dubai issues world’s first state-run cryptocurrency

The local government in Dubai has officially launched its own cryptocurrency to support faster and contactless payments.

Smart basketball jersey shares NBA updates with wearer

New use of NFC technology provides fans with basketball updates by them simply tapping their phone against the NBA connected jersey.

Connected temporary tattoos are functional interfaces

Researchers at MIT Media Lab have developed temporary gold leaf tattoos with inbuilt circuitry to create touchscreen interfaces that can control devices.