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  • RFID News Roundup

    ABI report says UHF chipsets may lower reader prices; costs stymieing RFID in European supply chains; Avery Dennison RFID names 17 qualified converters; AeroScout, Alanco team up on Wi-Fi tracking; HID, INSIDE partnering on access control apps; New Zealand passports carrying Philips chips; South Korea approves use of Savi 433.92 MHz systems; AIM Global unveils RFID Emblem.

  • Smart Soccer Ball Misses Its Goal

    Soccer’s international governing body has canceled plans to use an RFID-enabled scoring system at the 2006 FIFA World Cup international soccer tournament.

  • Health Care Sees Safety in RFID

    A survey shows that the biggest health-care players are deploying RFID at a faster pace, with spending expected to jump industry-wide in 2007.

  • Two Stories Highlight the RFID Debate

    Today's RFID news had two stories which together succinctly highlight the debate about using the technology to tag people.

  • RFID Pharmaceutical Tracking Pilot Rolls Out

    This week saw the announcement of four companies rolling out what is considered the first commercial electronic pedigree program for pharmaceuticals.

  • RFID Prevention of Wrong-Site Surgery Gains Momentum

    RFID's adoption by the healthcare industry made progress this week with the announcement by AMTSystems of new pilot programs for its SurgiChip product.

  • VeriChip Partnered with Intelligence Collection Company

    One indication of where human-chipping is headed is to look at the companies already associated with it. One example is Metro Risk Management Group.

  • Harvard Medical School CIO Gets "Chipped"

    CIO of Harvard Medical School, John D. Halamka, had himself chipped in December to evaluate the human-tagging technology for himself.

  • Sun Unveils Raft of New RFID Solutions

    Sun Microsystems, whose mantra "the network is the computer" fits notably well with an RFID-enabled Internet of Things, announced a slew of RFID developments on Monday.

  • Successful RFID System Deployed in Philadelphia Hospital

    The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia has completed an initiative to RFID tag equipment and devices throughout the building.

  • RFID News Roundup

    VeriChip announces IPO; RFID consortium to hold open workshop; Nordic ID rolls out UHF handheld for Europe; RFID maturing rapidly, says report; firms partner on retail RFID solutions; do-it-yourselfers devise tag killer.

  • RFID: Cure for Counterfeit Drugs?

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is looking at using EPC tags to ensure the integrity of pharmaceutical drugs.

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