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Samsung announces Galaxy S4-compatible TecTiles 2

Samsung's flagship phone won't work with the first iteration of the company's NFC tags, hence the need for TecTiles 2.

By May. 17, 2013

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Samsung TecTiles: A wobbly stepping-stone to NFC

commentary With its programmable TecTile stickers, Samsung seeks to popularize near-field communications technology for mobile devices. But the effort is weak.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Samsung TecTiles NFC stickers control your phone with a tap

Samsung TecTiles are NFC stickers let you perform any task on your Android phone by simply waving it at a sticker.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Samsung TecTiles a warmup act for mobile payments

Samsung hopes its new brand of NFC stickers will get consumers used to tapping actions.

By Jun. 13, 2012

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Samsung TecTiles: NFC stickers do cool stuff with your phone

Samsung is getting behind NFC in a bigger way with stickers that interact with your phone. But it may take some coaxing to catch on.

By Jun. 12, 2012

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Samsung's NFC TecTile app, a closer look (pictures)

A new Android app lets you program your phone to do cool things when you tap a compatible NFC sticker.

3 Images Jun. 12, 2012

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Samsung's S Beam teaches Android a new trick

The Samsung Galaxy S III introduces Samsung's take on a relatively new Android feature.

By Jun. 20, 2012

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Microsoft working on phone that silences itself in the cinema

Microsoft has a vision of a future in which phones silence themselves when they realise they're in a cinema or other situations.

By Jan. 16, 2013

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Send an iPhone picture through flashing lights

We can't see wireless data with the naked eye, but Casio looks to change that with a new app for iOS devices that uses visible light communication technology.

By Jun. 28, 2012

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Masters of a new domain

The battle for .baby and .app is on after Google, Amazon, and hundreds of other companies applied to own new generic top-level domain name extensions.

By Jun. 13, 2012