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    NXP rebrands Mifare SDK as TapLinx

    September 28th, 2016

    PARTNER NEWS: NXP has updated its Mifare SDK and changed the name of the developer tool to TapLinx. The update allows “smoother and faster” creation of Android-based NFC mobile applications and offers support for the… More

    NXP to host Mifare SDK webinar

    December 8th, 2014

    PARTNER NEWS: NXP is to host a webinar exploring its recently launched Mifare SDK Advanced NFC development kit at 10:00 CET and 17:00 CET on Tuesday 16 December. Attendees will “learn how Mifare SDK Advanced makes it easy to implement any Android application idea based on our Mifare, Ntag and Icode hardware and how you could benefit from this new development kit,” says the company. Readers can register for the webinar free of charge here.

    NXP launches dynamic NFC tag chip for consumer devices

    September 5th, 2014

    PARTNER NEWS: NXP has unveiled a dynamic NFC chip that can be used by electronic device makers to let consumers use their mobile phone as a remote user interface “rather than relying on expensive touchscreens… More

    TagTalk crowdfunds NFC gift tags

    April 1st, 2014

    Canadian startup TagTalk has launched a Kickstarter campaign for a range of interactive gift tags that allow the sender to upload a voice note, photo or video that the recipient can access by tapping their… More

    New Mini gets NFC key cap option

    March 5th, 2014

    Buyers of the new Mini F56 will be able to customize the design of their car key by choosing an official aftermarket ‘key cap’ that supports NFC and will be available from Mini dealers worldwide…. More

    NXP and EnOcean demo NFC smart lighting

    January 10th, 2014

    Chip maker NXP has teamed up with smart home specialist EnOcean at CES 2014 to show a solution that uses NFC to make it easy for homeowners to set up and add wireless lighting elements… More

    RapidNFC adds NTAG213 stickers

    December 4th, 2013

    Online retailer RapidNFC has begun offering NFC tags containing NXP’s NTAG213, an NFC chip with added security features, 144 bytes of user memory and a counter that stores how many times it has been read. The tag is available in both clear and white sticker format and can be purchased directly from RapidNFC’s website.

    Smartrac launches BullsEye nTag210 for high volume NFC applications

    September 26th, 2013

    NFC and RFID tag manufacturer Smartrac has launched a new tag that is designed to provide a high performance and cost-effective option for high volume NFC applications that require simple URL addresses and unique identifiers… More

    RapidNFC offers NFC Christmas cards

    September 25th, 2013

    Tag supplier RapidNFC has teamed up with London-based Freestyle Print to offer a range of Christmas cards that include an NFC tag programmed with a link to the sender’s choice of digital content. Each tag… More

    RapidNFC adds postcards with built in tags

    August 22nd, 2013

    Tag supplier RapidNFC has launched a range of customisable postcards with NFC. NXP NTAG203 tags are integrated into the postcards using a lamination process developed by London-based Freestyle Print that allows marketing materials to be… More

    NXP begins shipping NFC tags that can wake up a host device

    August 14th, 2013

    A new tag IC that can wake up a host device when it senses another NFC device in close proximity is now available from chip maker NXP. Like the already-available NTAG203F, the NTAG21xF family of… More

    Birdie brings NFC to golf ball markers

    August 13th, 2013

    A US-based startup has added NFC to golf ball markers, allowing tournament organisers to pre-load lunch and drinks credits or golf buggy access rights before a game tees off. Sensorstream’s Birdie is a waterproof, coin-sized… More

    NFC Ring smashes crowdfunding goal with 2,100 backers in just four days

    July 24th, 2013

    A UK-based startup raising funds on Kickstarter for a finger ring that lets users unlock NFC-enabled doors and devices and share information via NFC has amassed pledges totalling almost double its £30,000 (US$46,000) target in… More

    French retail chain to roll out NFC shelf edge labels to six hypermarkets

    June 12th, 2013

    French supermarket chain E Leclerc is set to roll out NFC electronic shelf labels to six hypermarkets this year, following a successful introduction of the technology at a store in the Paris suburbs in late… More

    RapidNFC adds NXP NTAG210 to its range

    May 16th, 2013

    NFC tag supplier RapidNFC has added tags based on NXP’s next-generation NTAG210 IC to its product range. The chip, announced in October 2012, includes a range of built-in security features including password protection and an… More

    Orange pushes NFC in Israel

    February 23rd, 2013

    Orange Israel is offering customers packs of three NFC stickers that work with an NFC app that is pre-installed on all the carrier’s Android NFC phones. The stickers contain Smartrac Circus Ntag 203 NFC inlays and were produced for Orange by Tadbik and NFC Israel. The packs cost 39 NIS (US$10.52) and are available online and at Orange sales points across the country. A pack is also provided free of charge to buyers of the Orange Infinity NFC phone.

    NXP launches new generation of NFC tags with built-in security features

    October 31st, 2012

    NXP has launched a new generation of NFC tag chips that feature a range of built-in security features. The NTAG21x family of NFC Forum Type 2 tags features improved RF performance, a range of memory… More

    New tag platform launches for retailers and brands

    October 19th, 2012

    Product labelling supplier FineLine Technologies, NFC and QR code specialist ClikGenie and tag maker Smartrac have launched ClikSecure, an NFC-based service for brands and retailers. ClikSecure offers both product authentication for brands and information services… More

    UPM announces improved NFC tags

    September 19th, 2011

    Finnish tag manufacturer UPM RFID has introduced a portfolio of NFC tags featuring NXP’s NTAG203 chip, which was announced earlier today. The new tags will come in the company’s BullsEye, Circus and MiniTrack form factors… More

    NXP debuts NTAG203 tag chip with improved RF sensitivity

    September 19th, 2011

    NFC pioneer NXP has announced a new chip for NFC tags which offers improved radio sensitivity, meaning that tags can be read over a greater range or that tag antennas can be made smaller. A… More