[Chugalug] Bye bye N900, thanks for all the fish..

Rod-Lists rod-lists at epbfi.com
Wed Jan 23 17:26:21 UTC 2013


The alarm company I used to work for had rfid cards that open doors.
Any underwriters certified alarm station has to check points of some sort to prevent a hostile takover.
Waving a card to get in is easier than a key. And can just as secure if not more.

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> 
> Oh yeah, because a 12 oz. tablet that requires power to work is a lot
> easier to carry with you every time you leave the house than .5 oz
> of non-electric metal.
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> - Chad W. Smith
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> On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 11:00 AM, michael pearson <
> michael at pearszy.com > wrote:
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> found this looking for a usefull implamentation nfc ..
> http://code.google.com/p/nfcdoorlock/
> still looking.. = )
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> On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 11:21 AM, Chad Smith < chad78 at gmail.com >
> wrote:
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> Yeah, I don't get the point of NFC myself.
> 
> 
> For transferring files - when will you be in a situation where you
> need to transfer files between 2 devices that both have NFC - but do
> not have either WiFi, BlueTooth, or USB? (You shouldn't even need a
> HotSpot to use ad-hoc file transfer - or BlueTooth.)
> 
> 
> The only potential use I see for it would be point-of-sale stuff, but
> then when would using a tablet or phone to pay for something be more
> convenient or even *as* convenient as a credit/debit card?
> 
> 
> I'm not say it is pointless - I am just saying, I do not see the
> point.
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> - Chad W. Smith
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> On Wed, Jan 23, 2013 at 6:48 AM, Mike Harrison < cluon at geeklabs.com >
> wrote:
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> On Tue, 22 Jan 2013, michael pearson wrote:
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> Let's give it a property Viking funeral, instead of flaming arrows we
> can use thermite..
> 
> have you tried using near field communication to share files yet?
> 
> Nope. Not yet. Not sure I have a use case scenerio for that.. yet.
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