About Near Field Communication (NFC)

tapABILITIES, LLC (((tap)))® trademark superimposed onto a round NFC tag

near field com·muni·ca·tion (NFC)

/'nir/ /fēld/ /kə,myo͞onə'kāSH(ə)n/

synonyms:IoT,RFID

n·f·c· tag

/'n/ /f/ /c/ tag
synonyms: IoT, RFID
Male holding typical NFC tag between fingers.

Typical round 25mm NFC tag.


 

tap·li·ca·tion

/,taplə'kāSH(ə)n/
synonyms: objet d’ art, IoT
  • Taplications require an NFC tag.
  • Taplications require an NFC-enabled device to interact with the tag, typically but not neccessarily a mobile phone.
  • Taplications do not require installing apps.
  • Taplications do not require Wi-Fi.
  • Taplications do not require Bluetooth.
  • Taplications do not require an external power source.
  • Taplications may be used outdoors typically within -20°C (-4°F) to 50°C (120°F).
  • Taplications may be used while tags are immersed in liquids.
  • Taplications may be used while tags are embedded in non-metallic solids.
  • Taplications may be surfaced mounted onto metals.
  • Taplications can load software from the cloud, any server or apps installed on the NFC-enabled mobile device.
  • Taplications can function for a tag’s life span typically specified as ten years but may live longer depending on environmental circumstances.

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