This report categorizes and graphically analyzes NFC technologies and applications from various perspectives and highlights the key companies involved.
We categorized NFC data set by applications, hardware technologies and analyzed them for different trends within PatSeer Project. Applications were further categorized into open applications and secure applications.
Near Field Communication technology has been around since 1990s but since 2005 research is being carried for various products and applications. The applications include mobile payment, access control, ticketing, data sharing, and advertisements.
Apart from above mentioned applications, NFC also enables user download music or video from a smart poster, exchange business cards with another phone, print an image, use a point-of-sale terminal to pay for a purchase
Published:Dec 17, 2012