Latest Forum Posts

Latest News Posts
Coming Soon!
Go Back > Hardware > Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing

Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing Discuss notebooks, PDAs, Smartphones, Cell Phones and all other mobile devices here.

Thread Tools
Old 09-20-2012, 03:11 PM   #1
Rob Williams
Rob Williams's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2005
Location: Atlantic Canada
Posts: 13,366
Default Android Compromised via NFC on Samsung Galaxy S III

For those who own phones equipped with it, NFC (near-field communication) has the ability to offer some cool functionality. The most popular example is allowing you to hover your phone over a device at a checkout in order to pay for your order, but other ideas could include swiping the phone to pick up information from a kiosk or another phone, swap data from one phone to another, and so forth.

Read the rest of our post and then discuss it here!
Intel Core i7-3960X, GIGABYTE G1.Assassin 2, Kingston 16GB DDR3-2133, NVIDIA GeForce GTX 770 2GB
Kingston HyperX 3K 240GB SSD (OS, Apps), WD VR 1TB (Games), Corsair 1000HX, Corsair H70 Cooler
Corsair 800D, Dell 2408WFP 24", ASUS Xonar Essence STX, Gentoo (KDE 4.11. 3.12 Kernel)

"Take care to get what you like, or you will be forced to like what you get!" - H.P. Baxxter
<Toad772> I don't always drink alcohol, but when I do, I take it too far.

Rob Williams is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
New Exploit Can Wipe Your Samsung Galaxy S III with a Single Line of Code Rob Williams Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing 5 09-28-2012 02:56 PM
My first day with the Galaxy SII, Living with Android. RainMotorsports Reader-Submitted Reviews 6 12-16-2011 05:43 AM
Samsung's Latest Galaxy S II Advert Pokes Fun at Apple Rob Williams Mobile & Small Form-Factor Computing 10 11-24-2011 05:15 PM

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:53 AM.