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Comprehensive NFC News with up-to-date information on business and technology news


A French and English blog about NFC technologies

Website on NFC Technology and Applications in Austria

Mobile Zeitgeist

German News Site by Heike Scholz

RFID Journal

RFID Journal is an independent media company devoted solely to radio frequency identification and its many business applications.



StoLPaN is a pan-European consortium supported by the European Commission’s IST program.


Touch is a research project that investigates NFC with the main focus on usability


Smart-Touch is a project at the VTT in Finnland dealing with NFC applications


Mobile Prosumer is a NFC R&D project at the technical University of Berlin, Institue of Electronic Business


Center for Near Field Communication Management at the University of Hannover

Standardization Bodys


The Near Field Communication (NFC) Forum is a non-profit industry association that promotes the use of NFC short-range wireless interaction in consumer electronics, mobile devices and PCs.

Global Platform

GlobalPlatform is a leading, international association, focused on establishing and maintaining interoperable specifications for single and multi-application smart cards.


GSMA is a global trade association representing over 700 GSM mobile phone operators across 218 countries of the world. In addition, more than 200 manufacturers and suppliers support the Association’s initiatives as associate members.


Hardware Software Design

The technical expertise of HSD graduates, combined with their ability to communicate, will fill the gap in
many future-oriented companies that traditionally operated separate departments for software and hardware.

Mobile Computing

The advanced graduate program “Mobile Computing” offers the opportunity to specialize in different areas.

Secure Information Systems

The advanced graduate program Secure Information Systems offers a chance for individual in-depth studies.


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