Touchless Transfer

NFC technology is spreading, offering convenient, contact-free communication
Implications - Already a prominent form of data interchange and communication in Europe and Asia, near field communication (NFC) is sweeping across the United States, as more tech designers and brands include the innovative technology into their products and marketing methods. Providing consumers with the next level of convenience and touchless living, NFC, which enables contactless communication between mobile devices and NFC tags, stand to revolutionize a plethora of everyday activities, such as unlocking your door, paying for groceries, or interacting with advertisements.
SCORE: 4.2
Mild Top 6 Examples: 12,850 Total Clicks Jan 12 - Nov 12
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Self-Updating Business Cards - The NFC Business Cards Keep Your Contacts Connected
SCORE: 5.7
Warm 4,759 Clicks Pub: Sep 29, 12
Self-Updating Business Cards
The NFC Business Cards Keep Your Contacts Connected
Moo.com presents the latest in networking advancements, with the NFC Business Cards. Explained as being a “third side” to your business card, the cards connect to all your social media... [More]
Magic 8 Ball Speakers - The SRS-BTV5 Speaker from Sony Promises Portable Functionality
SCORE: 5
Warm 4,307 Clicks Pub: Sep 11, 12
Magic 8 Ball Speakers
The SRS-BTV5 Speaker from Sony Promises Portable Functionality
Sony has released its newest addition to the technological family: the SRS-BTV5 speaker. Much resembling the wonders and aesthetics of the children’s toy of the magic 8 ball, it offers... [More]
Universal Device Remotes - The NF Tab by Michael Imbert Enables Control Over All of Your Electronics
SCORE: 4.3
Mild 1,323 Clicks Pub: Oct 13, 12
Universal Device Remotes
The NF Tab by Michael Imbert Enables Control Over All of Your Electronics
Your various devices are often smarter than you think; however, they make it difficult to take advantage of their hi-tech features. The NF Tab by Michael Imbert has been conceived as a medium... [More]
Phone-Manipulating Tokens - Sony Xperia SmartTags Help You Perform Functions Quickly
SCORE: 3.4
Mild 1,298 Clicks Pub: Jan 21, 12
Phone-Manipulating Tokens
Sony Xperia SmartTags Help You Perform Functions Quickly
The Sony Xperia SmartTags, small tokens that can make your phone perform functions with just a quick tap, are set to be released for later this year. It's annoying when you consistently have to configure… [More]
Programmable Mobile Stickers - The Samsung TecTiles are Practical and Easy to Use
SCORE: 3.3
Untested 705 Clicks Pub: Jun 16, 12
Programmable Mobile Stickers
The Samsung TecTiles are Practical and Easy to Use
To start a buzz about the new Samsung TecTiles, they are selling them with the Galaxy S III. These small stickers may appear like they can’t do to much, but in fact these baby tags are easily... [More]
Digital Phone Keys - Yale Locks Lets You Use Your BlackBerry to Unlock Your Door
SCORE: 2.3
Untested 458 Clicks Pub: Jan 29, 12
Digital Phone Keys
Yale Locks Lets You Use Your BlackBerry to Unlock Your Door
NFC (near field communication) technology is changing the way consumers do things -- all that's needed is a tap to perform a function -- and now a company called Yale Locks is applying it to door locks.… [More]