Introduction to the Windows 8 Platform Proximity APIs for NFC apps. ...
Introduction to the Windows 8 Platform Proximity APIs for NFC apps.
Create your own Near Field Communication apps to interact with peers as well as NFC tags. Also introduces the open source NDEF Library for Proximity APIs: http://ndef.codeplex.com/
- Subscribe to proximity messages
- Publish messages to peers and tags (WindowsUri and NDEF records)
- Parse & create NDEF messages (including Smart Posters)
- Launching apps on own and peer devices
- Registering for custom URI schemes and protocols
- LaunchApp tags to directly start the app
- Peer to peer: quick data exchange and long term connections with Wi-Fi Direct / Bluetooth
- Establishing peer to peer socket communications simply by tapping two devices
- User Experience Recommendations for peer to peer apps