Leveraging NFC in experience design

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Creative Technologist Tom Kojrowicz explored different NFC tag antenna sizes as part of an AP Lab experiment.

The ultimate "frictionless" experience with smartphones is achieved with a credit card-sized 48x78mm Clear NTAG213. We can see this tag provides a comfortable scan distance of ~100mm (at this distance, it is technically RFID and no longer NFC).

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Acknowledgement of Country

In the spirit of reconciliation, we acknowledge the many Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and honour Elders past, present and emerging. We respect their deep, enduring connection to their lands, waterways and surrounding clan groups since time immemorial. We cherish the richness of First Nations Peoples’ artistic and cultural expressions.