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  1. cammykool

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    Very cool, good find! ;)
     
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    Cool, yes, but swapping the sd card all the time would be a hassle.
     
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    Then you're going to need a faraday cage for a phone case so people can't come up to you and scan your NFC phone.
     
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    Does Amazon carry those?
     
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    to the named eye we wouldnt have NFC phones ;)
     
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    I think auto correct got you there. You mean naked eye?
     
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    You don't have to swap sdcards, the nfc sdcard has storage too. ;)
     
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    I figured it would be like the Eyefi for cameras.
     
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    Yup... what you get from posting from your V
     
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    I'm lost what is nfc
     
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    Nfc is what allowed you to ' pay with your phone when you see a nfc scanner. You open the App and put your phone in front of the scanner and bam. Groceries paid for
     
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    Near Field Communication. Like bluetooth, but shorter range and not as reliable. How useful!
     
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    I'm with you.
     
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    Lol! We all need crappy bluetooth to make bluetooth to look good
     
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    A couple of things:

    Pro-- You don't need to protect your phone from people carrying scanners, the NFC chip only activates when you press a button on your phone to use it.

    Con-- I personally won't use it till there is more security built in to prevent someone from finding/stealing my phone and using the NFC to make purchases. Something stronger than a PIN would be necessary IMHO.

    Con-- I probably wouldn't suggest using NFC on a rooted phone at this time. A malicious app/webpage script could conceivably gain access to the NFC system on a rooted phone.

    Fix those two cons, and I would definitely use NFC to pay for my burger and fries. ;)
     
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    I'm accustomed to being a good three years behind the cutting edge of technology. I can wait. ;)
     
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