ANDROID BEAM Posts on XDA

[Update 2: Not Coming Back] Google is deprecating the Android Beam API used to share files with NFC

Remember Android Beam? Before the proliferation of NFC-enabled contactless payment terminals, Android Beam was the only potentially useful application of NFC technology. The Android 4.1+ API lets you tap two smartphones together to share small files like images, contacts, web pages, or documents. Hardly anyone uses it these days, though, so we're not too surprised...

Radon Lets You Share Your Links with Friends using … Ultrasound?

We're all familiar with the various wireless technologies that are available to us to transmit data between our various devices. Most commonly, we use either WiFi, Bluetooth, or NFC on our smartphones. In the future, it might be ZigBee or DECT. Whatever technology you use, they each have their benefits. However, one drawback of all of these...