Humor: How to (maybe not) use NFC

Humor: How to (maybe not) use NFC
Certainly this has been thought of before, but now you can see how it might look in action. We have made a case for NFC in the past, and feel that for it to succeed, it will need applications beyond mobile payment.

One area where it is finding a comfortable fit is with photo sharing. We have seen ads from Samsung touting it, and the “tap+send” feature on Windows Phone does the same thing.

What has not been discussed or presented is the method of using NFC, tradecraft if you will. Below is a video that discusses the trials and tribulations of what might just happen if you have to go out of your way to share something with one person in an effort to not share it with someone else. As the video shows, things can go beyond the expected.

source: TWiT (YouTube)


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31 Comments

1. tigermcm

Posts: 861; Member since: Sep 02, 2009

lmao!!!!

27. FAW-Q

Posts: 63; Member since: Jul 29, 2011

Typical gs3 users.

28. tigermcm

Posts: 861; Member since: Sep 02, 2009

why is everyone talking about gs3??? those were windows phones for 1 and 2 gs3 is NOT the only phone with hfc nor was it the first

5. Coolnee

Posts: 2; Member since: Dec 04, 2012

The HTC EVO 4G LTE can do this too.

12. valapsp

Posts: 565; Member since: Aug 12, 2011

So damn funny :)))))) Especially the 3 some ...cough... 3 way part.

31. ChiX017

Posts: 308; Member since: Nov 09, 2011

It's a 3 way transfer...LmaO

14. gazmatic

Posts: 807; Member since: Sep 06, 2012

The icentipad from south park comes to mind

15. rkelly

Posts: 10; Member since: Sep 09, 2012

Those was some fagots doing a video about wanting to do each other. Apple can't never touch the galaxy s3 or note 2

19. KingKurogiii

Posts: 5713; Member since: Oct 23, 2011

that's pretty funny but the covert ways won't work because that could occur with strangers accidentally. on Android you have to initiate the transfer by tapping the screen. i don't need ways to spruce up my NFC usage though. i use it like a fiend. my whole family has NFC enabled devices and quite a few of my friends do now too. i transfer Youtube videos, webpages, pictures and in the future i'm going to use it to pair my devices to my Beats by Dre Pill.

23. ryq24

Posts: 875; Member since: Oct 17, 2011

nfc will take off in the US if apple install it to their iphone.

24. duwiegeneral

Posts: 48; Member since: Dec 07, 2012

time will come when nfc is a must on mobile device just like how a good camera is a must on mobile phone

29. JunkCreek

Posts: 407; Member since: Jul 13, 2012

thank god, iMac and iPad don't have NFC...

30. SemperFiV12

Posts: 949; Member since: Nov 09, 2010

Pretty funny! Got to love the vibrant colors on Windows Phones!!

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