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X No Longer Marks The Spot

Throughout the ages, X always marked the spot for a pirates treasure waiting to be found. As NFC technology gets underway and builds popularity amongst consumers, the NFC “N” mark / symbol will soon become the destination where consumers will identify as a touchpoint that is NFC enabled. The treasures to be found inside a NFC tag are numerous and the content will vary according to the data that the tag issuer wants to deliver. From simple url`s, product information, discounts and coupon codes, and contactles payments,  the “N” symbol will soon be our new “X”. The “N” mark is the official symbol for consumers to identify NFC enabled devices and tags. The “N” symbol will be found on parking meters, smart posters, home electronics, point of sales, and many other products and … Read entire article »

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NFC Forum Release N-Mark Brand Guide

The NFC Fourum has released a .pdf file in regards to its guidelines on the proper usage of the N-Mark and in design. The importance of an internationally recognized universal symbol for NFC technology, as the NFC Forum writes in this guide Use of the N-Mark will help advance the acceptance of NFC short-range wireless interaction between consumer electronics, mobile devices, personal computers, electrical appliances, and NFC-compatible tags. This guide was created by the NFC Forum, a nonprofit industry association formed to advance the use of NFC technology, to help N-Mark licensees understand how to use the N-Mark properly in all of these roles. The N-Mark enables people to easily identify NFC-enabled devices and touchpoints, providing nearly effortless access to the full power, ease and convenience of NFC solutions. A stylized letter “N,” it has two uses: The NFC Forum N-Mark lets consumers know that NFC services are … Read entire article »

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