Everything you need to start building killer NFC Android apps right away
With the popularity of apps like Google Wallet and Android Beam, users are increasingly demanding NFC-enabled applications for their Android devices. Every day sees new apps coming online for everything from smart posters to social networking, health monitoring to ticket purchasing.
Yet, surprisingly, until now, there have been few practical guides available for developing NFC apps for Android.
Written for experienced Android programmers, this book delivers:
- What you need to know about the NFC APIs in Android
- Practical coverage of all operating modes-reader/writer, peer-to-peer, and card emulation
- Guidance on working with Android's NFC Tag Intent Dispatch System
- Details of performing Peer-to-Peer Transactions
- Real-life case studies illustrating development for smart poster, remote shopping, game programming, peer-to-peer messaging, and other NFC systems
- Tons of valuable source code to help streamline the development process
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