NFC Ring 2016 Range. One Smart Ring. Unlimited Possibilities

A project in Bradford, UK by John McLear

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The NFC Ring can be used to unlock doors, mobile devices, transfer information and link people. This time round it got even smarter...
Backers: 1746
Average Pledge Per Backer: £39

Funded: £68,105 of £57,000
Dates: Oct 1st -> Oct 22nd (21 days)
Project By: John McLear
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Latest News

British start-up hopes to transform contactless payments with smart ring

December 4th - via:
A British start-up has launched a new wearable contactless payment ring in a fresh attempt to change the way people pay for goods. McLear’s Smart Ring, which is supported by the likes of Visa, allows users to connect their existing bank account with a dedicated app and pay for purchases of up to £30 per transaction by holding their hand against payment machine readers, in the same way contactless purchases are made with contactless bank cards, smartphones and smartwatches. (Read More)

You brought it home!

October 20th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Two Years after the first ever NFC Ring was crowdfunded you guys have done it again. A huge thanks to the Kickstarter and NFC Ring... (Read More)

The Collection & Two exclusive rewards

October 19th - via:
The Collection The collection is BACK, our last campaigns most popular offering provides fantastic value and amazing variety. 2x 2016 NFC Rings, 1x 2013 NFC Ring, 2x 2016 NFC Inlays, 12x Sweet Spot Stickers. Only 500 of this reward are available so... (Read More)

Our Top 5 NFC Ring Companions

October 18th - via:
When you get your NFC Ring wouldn't it be super nice to already be setup with stuff that you can use with it? We thought we'd throw together our top 5 companion items. Obviously we excluded phones because, well, obvious..... 1. Samsung Digital Door... (Read More)

Hackers, Unite! QA FAIL 2013 Ring packs for Hacker spaces, labs and all hack events!

October 16th - via:
Today we're pleased to show our support for makers, creators, hackers and tinkerers by offering some 2013 QA FAIL NFC Ring packs for hackers! In honour of all the 1337 hackers..! A percentage of the 2013 (Not our latest rings) NFC Rings failed our QA... (Read More)

What our community are saying about the 2016 NFC Ring

October 15th - via:
We know you guys are skeptical of reviews and the like so we sent our rings out to community members and journalists to do reviews.. What we mostly got back was comparisons between the 2013 and 2016 ring which is actually super useful. "I was a... (Read More)

7 days left...!

October 14th - via:
Hey guys, this is an important update.We only have 7 days left on our campaign and we're still not quite at our funding target. We want to thank you for your support so far, you guys have been AMAZING. We hit 50% funded the first 2 days, 70% in the... (Read More)

We're live on Twitch!

October 11th - via:
We're live on Twitch, talking about all things NFC Ring related and answering any questions you guys have! Join us live on Twitch now!  (Read More)

It's a new day, time for some stretch goal info

October 11th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 THANK YOU for your continued support with the campaign. We have 10 days left and we're currently sitting at ~74% of the goal. We really need... (Read More)

We're getting there! New Reward Levels

October 8th - via:
You'll need an HTML5 capable browser to see this content. Play Replay with sound Play with sound 00:00 00:00 Just a quick update to say everything is on track(tm) and things are running smoothly. We hit 50% of our goal in the first 2 days, well done... (Read More)

2016 NFC Ring : Live on Kickstarter

October 1st - via:
New NFC Ring makes its debut on Kickstarter today, bringing enhancements to fingers everywhere. (Read More)

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