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    Intel and Inside Secure agree US$19.2m NFC technology deal

    April 1st, 2014

    Intel is to acquire Inside Secure‘s next generation NFC modem technology in a US$19.2m deal that will also see the existing NFC licensing agreement between the two companies being converted into “a broad and fully… More

    Inside Secure NFC controller gets Linux kernel support

    April 15th, 2013

    Inside Secure has announced its MicroRead NFC controller chip is supported in the new 3.9 branch of the Linux kernel, speeding up integration of the chip into a range of Linux based TVs, set-top boxes,… More

    Inside Secure appoints NFC patent licensing agent

    June 27th, 2012

    The NFC chip specialist has hired IP commercialisation specialist France Brevets to handle licensing of more than seventy patents — including a core patent that is expected to mean any manufacturer incorporating an NFC controller into their device will need to acquire a license. More

    NFC Forum certifies Inside Secure’s NFC controller chip

    June 18th, 2012

    NFC and contactless specialist Inside Secure has announced that its MicroRead solution has become the first NFC controller chip design to be certified by the NFC Forum. “This certification offers increased assurance that products using MicroRead solutions… More

    Inside confirms Lumia 610 win

    April 16th, 2012

    Inside Secure has officially confirmed that it is the NFC technology supplier for Nokia’s first Windows Phone with NFC, the Lumia 610. The Windows Phone 7.5 device is using Inside Secure’s Open NFC protocol stack and Inside’s MicroRead v3.4 NFC controller, says the company.

    Inside wins NFC phone order

    February 6th, 2012

    Inside Secure has announced its NFC chip technology has been chosen to power “a next-generation smartphone from a leading mobile phone manufacturer.” The new phone is scheduled to be introduced by mid-year, “will run on one of the most widely used mobile operating systems under license” and will use Inside’s MicroRead NFC controller chip and Open NFC protocol stack software.

    Intel signs NFC deal with Inside Secure

    December 18th, 2011

    “We look forward to working with Inside to develop and bring to market a range of exciting connectivity solutions for mainstream consumer products that incorporate NFC features,” says the head of the semiconductor giant’s Mobile Wireless Group. More

    Inside ships 10m NFC chips

    October 25th, 2011

    Inside Secure has shipped 10 million MicroRead and SecuRead NFC controller chips so far in 2011, and the company’s capacity for NFC chip shipments now exceeds five million units per month. “Inside’s NFC chip shipments indicate that this market is achieving significant penetration as more and more mobile device and other consumer electronics device makers begin to integrate NFC functionality into their product offerings,” says chief operating officer Charles Walton.

    Sonim launches XP1301 rugged NFC phone

    September 20th, 2011

    The ultra-rugged phone maker’s first NFC handset offers special features designed for tough commercial applications. More

    ZTE signs NFC phone deal with Inside Secure

    June 28th, 2011

    The Chinese handset manufacturer will integrate Inside’s NFC technology into its GSM and next-generation TD-SCDMA smart phone platform, which is based on the Android operating system. More

    Inside and Kovio add NFC support to ultra-low-cost printed RFID tags

    January 5th, 2011

    “Consumers, while they shop, will be able to interact with smart labels on products and smart posters to receive product details, promotional offers, coupons, loyalty points, nutritional information, and other useful information to enhance their retail experience,” says Inside Secure. More

    Inside Contactless announces combined NFC controller and embedded secure element package

    November 29th, 2010

    The NFC and contactless specialist has teamed up with Infineon and Giesecke & Devrient to provide handset manufacturers with a single package that includes both an NFC controller and an embedded secure element. More

    Hands on: Sagem Wireless’ new NFC-enabled Cosyphone

    September 10th, 2010

    The first mass production units of Sagem Wireless’ new NFC Cosyphone will begin shipping later this month and a few pre-production models are now in the hands of developers, partners — and NFC World. More

    Inside Contactless to supply Cosyphone’s NFC technology

    Inside Contactless to supply Cosyphone’s NFC technology

    February 15th, 2010

    The near field communication functionality in Sagem Wireless’ Cosyphone, a new NFC handset designed for the over 50s, is being supplied by Inside Contactless. The Cosyphone will use all three of Inside’s NFC offerings —… More

    Mobile Distillery makes it easier to write NFC apps for multiple devices

    Mobile Distillery makes it easier to write NFC apps for multiple devices

    November 30th, 2009

    The company’s new Celsius NFC platform enables application developers to write code once and then port it reliably to a range of NFC handsets and add-on devices. More