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NFC

abbr.
National Football Conference

NFC

abbreviation for
near field communication: a technology that allows wireless communication of electronic devices over short distances
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But Cook knew what Apple was creating with iBeacon in 2013.
Starbeacon is infrastructure relying on Cherrypicks' proprietary iBeacon technology.
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The airport will also be launching an upgraded version of the HIA Qatar mobile app soon, a state-of-the-art iBeacon enabled app that enables HIA customers to access everything airport-related at the tips of their fingers.
With iBeacon messaging, riders can be notified of accurate arrival times, and passenger counts can be provided to the institution.
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"In bus, we've introduced new technology, like implementing contactless payments and piloting iBeacon apps, making it quicker and easier to pay for travel.
iBeacon terminals will be installed on the bus, which will connect to mobile signals on a phone to track when the passenger gets on and off the bus.