16 Feb Near Field Communication (NFC) in Australia
A look into the future of NFC and NFC uptake in Australia (a world leading proponent of NFC technology) including payment systems, banking, retail and transport applications. From Opal cards to credit cards – this surprisingly versatile technology has seemingly endless uses in the digital age.
NFC technology is simple it transfers small quantities of data between two devices. It can be used for basic commands, to make payments or to share information. It has sustained a trajectory of rapid growth, receiving regular media and industry attention alike. Whether it’s NFC’s ability to facilitate mobile payments, to turn a smartphone into a digital wallet or to revolutionise marketing campaigns, NFC developments are certainly worth watching.
In the article below we provide an overview of NFC in Australia including payment systems, banking, retail and transport applications.