Purple Deck Deploys NFC Shelf Labels at US Pharmacy for Greater Product Insight

Purple Deck Deploys NFC Shelf Labels at US Pharmacy for Greater Product Insight

Purple Deck’s TapLive Program is a Welcome Addition to Chambers’ Apothecary’s Commitment to Making the Impossible Possible by Exceeding Customers’ Expectations

Chambers’ Apothecary, a leading full-service pharmacy and wellness center in Chambersburg, is proud to announce that they are taking their already friendly customer service one step further with the addition of Near Field Communication tags (NFC). The NFC-enabled tags are affixed to shelves throughout the store and allow customers to interact with the products within the retail space in an entirely new and innovative way.

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Apple Rumor: Open NFC for Developers in September 2016

Apple Rumor: Open NFC for Developers in September 2016

There is not too many people that realize that Apple’s form of NFC usage is restricted to Apple Pay only.  The company stated putting NFC in their iPhone 6 product line, but to date, the iPhone only offers one mode of usage.  The iPhone currently uses a limited portion of the card emulation mode to facilitate payments using NFC and Apple Pay for payment terminals.

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NFC: Difference Between Bluetooth and RFID

NFC: Difference Between Bluetooth and RFID

There is much confusion on how NFC differs from other wireless technologies like Bluetooth and RFID.  When I went secret shopping at a cellular carrier, they told me NFC was the same thing as Bluetooth.  There are some similarities between the three, but each has its own uniqueness and purpose.

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The Three NFC Modes

The Three NFC Modes

Near Field Communication (NFC) a contact-less way to interact has three different modes?  Most people do not realize that.  These different modes facilitate a variety of interactions and we are going to explore and explain all three.

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Smart Phone War: Winners and Losers

Smart Phone War: Winners and Losers

A lot of information has come out in the last few days about the top mobile phone manufacturers.  There is great information that I hope to capture here of the industries winners and losers.  Who is winning?  Will it be Apple, Samsung, LG, or BlackBerry?  You’ll have to continue reading to find out!

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