Smart City

Discover new standards of sustainability, efficiency, mobility and economic growth in smart cities.

March 5, 2018

The Future of Urban Mobility: Smart Cities Use the IoT and Mobile for Better Ways to Move People and Goods

So much of modern life is a question of mobility. People need to travel from one place to another, be […]
December 13, 2017

Greetings from the IoT: Custom greeting cards use NFC to add video links

Greeting cards have entered the Internet of Things (IoT), and are using Near Field Communication (NFC) to add a new, […]
November 28, 2017

What’s Next for eIDs: Ultra-thin modules enable extra security without adding bulk

Technologists in just about every discipline look for ways to make things smaller, more durable, and, of course, more secure. […]
October 24, 2017

Ultra-thin smartcard module makes ePassports more secure, more durable

In today’s electronic passports, the contactless smartcard IC used to store personal information about the traveler is usually embedded in […]
October 10, 2017

The Future of Fan Apparel: Nike & the NBA Team Up with NFC to Offer Exclusive Experiences

Fans of the National Basketball Association (NBA) are known worldwide for their extreme dedication to the sport and their eagerness […]
October 9, 2017

NXP Helps the Portland-Vancouver Metro Region Move Intelligence to the Cloud with the New Hop Fastpass Transit Card Used on Buses, The Light Rail and Streetcars

NXP is excited by the launch of Portland’s new Hop Fastpass™ transit card which recently recorded one million taps in […]
September 26, 2017

Smart Cities Are Getting Smarter

When survivors and rescuers needed to connect in the wake of Hurricane Harvey after it hit Houston, Texas at the […]
September 18, 2017

The new service world of managing physical and mobile credentials

As part of a continuing blog series on mobile government (mGov), we’ve discussed the expansion of online access to government […]
September 12, 2017

PouchNATION Delivers Outstanding Event Experiences with NFC & MIFARE

The latest member of NXP’s MIFARE System Integrator Partner Program, PouchNATION, is helping event managers across Southeast Asia discover the […]
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