15 reasons NFC technology is changing the world

Since being co-invented by NXP Semiconductors and Sony in 2002, Near Field Communications (NFC) technology has been making its way into millions of mobile phones and other smart products. NFC is already being deployed for a wide range of innovative applications designed to make our lives easier and tasks more seamless in the new smarter world. But what’s the next major milestone for NFC?

As far as Franz Amtmann and Philippe Maugars, both part of the NFC inventor team, are concerned the sky is the limit for the possibilities of NFC. Franz and Philippe have been selected as finalists for the European Inventor Awards  in recognition of their breakthrough invention. Public vote is open until June 5th 2015 so be sure to make your vote count!

Here is what NFC experts at NXP think why NFC technology deserves the award as being an integral technology for the new smarter world.EPO_Award_NXP Blog_collage


Martijn van der Linden
Martijn van der Linden
Martijn van der Linden is PR & Communications Manager for EMEA at NXP Semiconductors.

1 Comment

  1. Avatar Edward Doran says:

    I 1st heard about NFC with the recent announcements on Apple Pay versus Google Wallet ; the projected future of payment systems; their acceptance by credit card compqanies.

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