- COVER STORY
- The Future Is Now for Smart Cities
Municipalities across Europe are tapping into RFID and related technologies to deliver new and enhanced services.
- PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
- A Guide to Embeddable RFID Metal Tags
These solutions are designed to monitor hard-to-track and high-value metal assets, such as handheld tools, industrial parts and surgical equipment.
- VERTICAL FOCUS
- The New 'It' Tool for Branding Products and Services
Companies are turning to RFID to engage consumers via social media and interactive ads and promotions.
- EDITOR'S VIEW
- Beyond RFID's Core Benefits
The technology is now doing so much more than improving supply chain efficiency.
- OUT IN FRONT
- Meet PAT, Siri for the Homeless
Researchers design an RFID system to remind homeless people about appointments with doctors, housing agencies and others.
- OUT IN FRONT
- Tracking Hummingbirds
Researchers are using RFID to learn how deforestation affects pollination.
- Two Potential Gorillas Emerge
Consolidation has left Honeywell and Motorola Solutions the two dominant players in the automatic-identification market.
- RFID, Sensors and the Internet of Things
The use of a wide variety of terms to describe RFID technologies—and the lack of precision among those terms—confuses companies seeking solutions to their business problems.
- ASHTON'S VIEW
- Making More Sense
We must present all the data we collect in a meaningful way.
- SOFTWARE SAVVY
- EPCIS for Internal Projects
The standard for sharing information can maximize the value of your RFID hardware investment.
- TUNED IN
- Retail 3.0
RFID enables the trend toward consumer-driven showroom shopping.