Near Field

  • HTC’s 1st NFC Phone HTC Stunning is Actually Incredible S

    HTC’s 1st NFC Phone HTC Stunning is Actually Incredible S

    Earlier this week, smartphone maker HTC revealed its first NFC-based device, reportedly called the "HTC Stunning." The phone is being released in China and will include support for mobile payments through a partnership with China UnionPay, a Chinese bankcard network. What we didn't know, however, was what kind of phone the Stunning is. Now we do: it's just the HTC Incredible S with a NFC chip. Read More

  • Sony does Surface-like photo transfers

    http://progressive.playstream.com/playstream/progressive/flashplayers/FLVPlayer.swf Hey, look at this doodad. It’s similar to a near-field technology feature that Microsoft showed off a while ago with its Surface technology except this is from Sony. You basically drop your camera on top of that cube, which is actually a media storage device. The cube senses that your camera is there and… Read More