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What does NFC stand for?

NFC stands for Near Field Communication (RF technology)

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  • Information technology (IT) and computers

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Implementing instant, high-speed Near Field Communication (NFC) between two independent devices has been made easier and cheaper with the introduction of the AS3953 interface chip from ams AG, a leading worldwide designer and manufacturer of high-performance analog ICs for consumer & communications, industry & medical, and automotive applications.
DALLAS, February 1, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the market research report " Near Field Communication (NFC) Market - Global Forecast & Analysis (2011 - 2016) forecast by Products (NFC Chip, Micro SD Card, Integrated SIM, Reader & Middleware), Applications (Mobile Payment, Ticketing, Booking, Data Sharing, Access Control, Non- Payment, Infotainment, Advertisement)" published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.
2011 is set to be a highly competitive year with vendors looking to use new technology, such as dual-core processors, NFC and 3D displays, to differentiate their products and maintain value," he added, referring to near field communication payment systems.
13 TK5103 Near field communication is a short-range, high-frequency wireless communications technology that has emerged from the convergence of contactless identification such as radio-frequency identification (RFID) and networking technologies such as Bluetooth and Wi-Fi.