- Why We Give Awards to End Users
The RFID Journal Awards are designed to highlight the successful use of RFID, which benefits everyone.
- RFID Consortium Brings Order to UHF Patents
News that Convergence Systems Ltd. has joined the patent pool is another sign that the RFID industry is maturing and has dealt effectively with intellectual property issues.
- Observations from NRF's Big Show, Part 2
RFID is gaining mindshare among retail technology providers, as well as more end users.
- Observations from NRF's Big Show, Part 1
The event showed how RFID technology providers are moving toward building more complete solutions.
- Smart Cities Challenge
IEEE, the RAIN RFID Alliance and RFID Journal will host a Smart Cities Mega-Challenge as part of the IEEE RFID 2017 event, to be co-located at next year's RFID Journal LIVE! conference in Phoenix, Ariz.
- Amazon Aims to Revolutionize Brick-and-Mortar Shopping
The newly introduced Amazon Go concept store appears to use RFID, video, Bluetooth and artificial intelligence to enable shoppers to simply walk into a store, pick up items and walk back out again.
- A New Day for RFID Journal
Our acquisition by Emerald Expositions gives us the resources to better serve our readers, advertisers, event attendees and exhibitors, and new ways to promote RFID technology.
- New RFID Journal Awards
We have revised the categories to better reflect the current trends in RFID deployments.
- RFID Helps NFL's Competition Committee
The National Football League is looking at data from ultra-wideband transponders in footballs to help decide whether to narrow the width of its goalposts.
- The Network Effect
Companies that have adopted radio frequency identification want to get everyone—including their competitors—on board.
- RFID, Productivity and Workers
Some view the big productivity gains RFID technology can bring as a threat to workers' jobs and wages, but the reality is complex.
- My Wall Street Journal Op-Ed on RFID
The fact that a major newspaper has published an opinion piece suggests the tide has shifted in RFID's direction.
- Are Smart Guns the Answer?
In the wake of the mass shooting at a nightclub in Florida, maybe it's time to take a serious look at RFID-enabled guns.
- Organizational Grit
Companies that have or develop a culture that supports passion and perseverance will get the most benefit from RFID technology.
- A Call for Patience Among RFID Investors
Adoption has been slower than many would like, but rash changes could make the situation worse.