Issue 42 of Inspire is about how we want you to open up all your senses when you perceive different products. Most of us would consider sight to be the most important sense of all, yet we use all five of our senses to experience the world around us.
Near Field Communication, or nfc, is a wireless connectivity technology that enables communication at even shorter range than technologies such as WiFi and Bluetooth. Consumers only need one device across the different systems. That one device is generally a smartphone or a tablet enabled with nfc technology. Stakeholders from all sectors are currently shaping the way nfc will be used in the near future. For example, the technology can be used for payments, banking, access control, transport and exchanging information.