SXSW Explores Whether NFC Stands for “No Freakin’ Chance”

The promise offered by Near Field Communication is tremendous. It presents a future of tapping for payments, checking in with the wave of a phone, picking up a coupon by brushing against a poster. However, the challenges facing NFC are also tremendous. It’s only in a handful of phones, its security is still questionable, and the infighting between manufacturers, service providers, and credit card...

By Rachel Youens, 13 March 2012, 0 comments. Categories: Development Tools, NFC.