Breaking News
Comments
Newest First | Oldest First | Threaded View
<<   <   Page 2 / 2
chanj0
User Rank
CEO
Differences of Hotknot and NFC
chanj0   3/12/2014 2:54:44 PM
NO RATINGS
The video doesn't quite show what is the great features that Hotknot delivers while NFC couldn't. To me, it comes down to the choice between literally touch vs proximity. I prefer the latter that NFC delivers.


On the other hands, BLE is aiming the eWallet market as well. It might be interesting to compare all 3 techologies and rate their pros and cons.

jackOfManyTrades
User Rank
Manager
Obvious application?
jackOfManyTrades   3/12/2014 1:38:03 PM
NO RATINGS
I see what seems to be an obvious application for this - swapping phone numbers and other contact info (rather than pictures of trees).

junko.yoshida
User Rank
Blogger
Have you tried Hotknot yet?
junko.yoshida   3/12/2014 10:24:21 AM
NO RATINGS
As a design engineer, has anybody tried Hotknot yet? I would love to hear your assessment.

junko.yoshida
User Rank
Blogger
MTK's Hotknot strategy
junko.yoshida   3/12/2014 10:23:07 AM
NO RATINGS
As a reporter I have covered NFC since its inception. I also remember covering Nokia's early implementation of NFC inside its handset in Europe in early 2000's.

I now see the tide changing big time. Gone is Nokia. How NFC will stay inside handsets will be interesting to watch.  

<<   <   Page 2 / 2


Flash Poll
Top Comments of the Week
Like Us on Facebook
EE Times on Twitter
EE Times Twitter Feed

Datasheets.com Parts Search

185 million searchable parts
(please enter a part number or hit search to begin)
EE Life
Frankenstein's Fix, Teardowns, Sideshows, Design Contests, Reader Content & More
Max Maxfield

Feast Your Orbs on My Jiggly Exercise Machine
Max Maxfield
52 comments
Last weekend, I was chatting with my mother on the phone. She's all excited that I'm coming over to visit for a week in November. "I'll be seeing you in only seven weeks," she trilled ...

Glen Chenier

Missing Datasheet Details Can Cause Problems
Glen Chenier
3 comments
It is often said that "the devil is in the details." All too often those details are hidden deep within a datasheet, where you can easily overlook them. When a datasheet reference circuit ...

David Blaza

RadioShack: The End Is Nigh!
David Blaza
123 comments
I'm feeling a little nostalgic today as I read about what looks like the imminent demise of RadioShack, at least as we currently know it. An old ubiquitous cartoon image popped into my ...

Larry Desjardin

Engineers Should Study Finance: 5 Reasons Why
Larry Desjardin
47 comments
I'm a big proponent of engineers learning financial basics. Why? Because engineers are making decisions all the time, in multiple ways. Having a good financial understanding guides these ...