NFC and other mobile trends that will impact travel in the not too distant future
NFC is a technology that will seep into our everyday use almost unnoticed. There is work that we as an industry need to do, but NFC is too useful in too many ways for it not to be widely adopted.
NB: This is a viewpoint from Kevin O’Sullivan, lead engineer at SITA Lab.
At this year’s Mobile Web Congress in Barcelona, exhibitors showcased everything from phone devices, components and backhaul infrastructure to payments, apps and accessories but I want to pick up on a few trends highlighted during the show that will impact the travel industry.
Near Field Communication (NFC)