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NFC - Article and Code Index

by Retired on ‎01-30-2012 10:19 AM - edited on ‎04-24-2013 10:41 AM by Retired (42,066 Views)


This article isn't an article! It's an index to the growing number of articles about NFC that are being published here in the BlackBerry® Developer Resource Centre. We hope it makes it easier for you to find what you're looking for just as it will make it easier for us to maintain the information.


Martin Woolley

John Murray


NFC Articles

Article URL
NFC Primer for Developers http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/NFC-Primer-for-Developers/ta-p/1334857
BlackBerry® 7 - Reading and Writing NFC Tags http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/Reading-and-Writing-NFC-Smart-Tags/ta-p/1379...
BlackBerry 7 - NDEF Tag Reading from BlackBerry® WebWorks™ http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Web-and-WebWorks-Development/NFC-NDEF-Tag-Reading-from-WebWor...
BlackBerry 7 - NFC Virtual Target Emulation http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/NFC-Virtual-Target-Emulation/ta-p/1509687 
NDEF Message Handling Behaviors http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/NFC-NDEF-Message-Handling-Behaviors/ta-p/153...
BlackBerry 7 - Peer to peer communication with SNEP http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/NFC-Peer-to-Peer-Communications-with-SNEP/ta...
BlackBerry 7 - Peer to peer communication with LLCP http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/Peer-to-peer-communication-with-LLCP/ta-p/18...
BlackBerry 7 - NFC Card Emulation Primer http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/NFC-Card-Emulation-Primer/ta-p/1596893
NFC Developer FAQ http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Java-Development/NFC-Developer-FAQ/ta-p/1634793
BlackBerry® 10 - Reading and Writing Tags using Native APIs http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Native-Development/NFC-on-BlackBerry-10-Reading-and-Writing-T...
BlackBerry 10 - Peer to peer using SNEP http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Native-Development/NFC-on-BlackBerry-10-peer-to-peer-communic...
BlackBerry 10 - Virtual Tag Emulation http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Native-Development/NFC-on-BlackBerry-10-Virtual-Tag-Emulation...
BlackBerry 10 - NFC Card Emulation http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Native-Development/BlackBerry-10-NFC-Card-Emulation/ta-p/1940...
BlackBerry 10 - Leveraging invocation framework and QML for NFC http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Native-Development/BlackBerry-10-Leveraging-Invocation-Framew...
BlackBerry 10 - Sharing using NfcShareManager http://supportforums.blackberry.com/t5/Native-Development/BlackBerry-10-Sharing-using-NfcShareManage...




Title URL
BlackBerry DevCon Europe 2012 presentation http://www.slideshare.net/BlackBerry/dev311-woolley-murray
BlackBerry 10 Jam Americas, San Jose presentation recording http://hosting.desire2learncapture.com/RIM/1/watch/32.aspx
A short introduction to NFC http://cgs.adobeconnect.com/p22h5j1tat4/
A short introduction to developing apps that use NFC tags http://cgs.adobeconnect.com/p3rssopv2qr/
A short introduction to developing apps that use NFC peer to peer mode http://cgs.adobeconnect.com/p1onhaklahu/
A short introduction to developing apps that use NFC virtual target emulation http://cgs.adobeconnect.com/p88di4nmqr4/

Webinar - Introduction to NFC on BlackBerry

(longer - for non-developers as well as developers)

Webinar - Developing for NFC tags (BlackBerry 10 edition) https://cgs.adobeconnect.com/p2k77lru9c5/
Webinar - Developing for NFC tags (BlackBerry 7 edition)


BlackBerry 10 Jam Amsterdam 2013

NFC Whirlwind Tour including the legendary #bb10nfcchicken - recommended 



BlackBerry 10 Jam Amsterdam 2013

Review of NFC API choices: Cascades, BPS and more






Topic URL
Diagnosing a tag reading problem part1 http://devblog.blackberry.com/2012/03/nfc-troubleshooting/
Diagnosing a tag reading problem part2 http://devblog.blackberry.com/2012/03/nfc-troubleshooting-part-2/
About card emulation when device has no battery http://devblog.blackberry.com/2012/04/nfc-card-emulation-with-dead-battery/
About Proximity Gaming - use of NFC in multiplayer games http://devblog.blackberry.com/2012/10/proximity-gaming-nfc/
Using tags and virtual tag emulation in a fun run stop watch application http://devblog.blackberry.com/2012/10/blackberry-10-app-nfc



Open Source Code


Sample NFC Java applications


Sample NFC WebWorks code 


Sample BlackBerry 10 native code applications

by New Developer
on ‎06-30-2012 11:52 AM

It's very useful.


by New Developer
on ‎02-09-2016 12:12 PM



Who can I contact if I have some questions? All four contributors were retired. 

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