Browsing the "NFC" Tag

Lightning + NFC? The New Plan to Bring Bitcoin to Retail

| Alyssa Hertig

A new proposal explores the combination of the lightning network and NFC to move the layer-two bitcoin tech forward.


IoT Meets NFC In Zerado’s New Blockchain Prototype

| Sid Kalla

If entrepreneurs at this London blockchain startup are right, hotels of the future could one day feature IoT-powered room access.


Circle Brings NFC to Android App for Touchless Payments

| Tanaya Macheel

Circle has integrated near-field communication to provide its Android users the option for quick, contactless mobile payments.

Meet the Tiny Bitcoin Wallet that Lives Under Your Skin

| Grace Caffyn

A bitcoin entrepreneur and ‘biohacking’ enthusiast has found an unlikely place to store digital currency – under his skin.


‘Sigsafe’ Key Tag Brings Bitcoin Payments to NFC Devices

| Alyssa Hertig

Designed to balance on-the-go payments with storage, Sigsafe is an electronic key that allows bitcoin transactions between NFC devices.

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Australian Manufacturer Debuts First Cashless Bitcoin ATM

| Jon Southurst

Diamond Circle claims it has produced one of bitcoin’s holy grails: a cashless two-way ATM.

Bitcoin is the Future, Not NFC, Says PayPal President David Marcus

| Emily Spaven

Bitcoin has more potential to revolutionize commerce than near-field communication (NFC) technology does, according to PayPal president David Marcus.