Near Field Communication, the tap-and-go technology co-invented by NXP has shifted into high gear. This simple, intuitive technology, which lets you initiate interactions with a simple touch, is now in millions of smartphones, tablets, and other consumer electronics, with new devices arriving almost daily. Why is NFC such a hot topic? Because it's fast, intuitive, and easy to use. It helps you to interact with both the people and things around you in ways you can’t imagine until you start using the technology.