NFC Car Mounts for Smartphones and Tablets

Today, we’re going to talk about NFC car mounts.  NFC is an acronym for Near Field Communication. NFC technology allows smartphones and tablets communicate with other devices containing an NFC tag.  An NFC tag looks like a round or square adhesive disk with a small circuit board embedded into it.  You might be using this technology without even knowing it.  For example, you know the bump thing that’s done between smartphones to swap contact information and photos?  That’s NFC. NFC has been aggressively embraced by Google with their Android operating system and supporting hardware vendors.  They have recently purchased the Bump application to make … Read more…

Car and Motorcycle Mounts for the Nexus 6

The Nexus 6 is a big phone.  Some refer to this as a phablet.  A phablet is a term that became popular a year or two ago to describe a phone with a screen size that is larger than a typical phone but smaller to a mid-sized 7″ tablet.  In the case of the Nexus 6, the diagonal screen size is 5.96 inches.  That’s pretty large for a smartphone and as a result, not all mounts are going to fit these.  In fact, many will not fit because the cradle will be too small. The Nexus 6 features a 2.7GHz quad-core … Read more…