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  • Companies Trialing NFC With Workflow-Management Application

    By Claire Swedberg

    Flowfinity is offering Near Field Communication as part of its enterprise mobile application software, so that companies can more automatically collect data about their field staff and activities at sites worldwide.

  • RFID Tracks Safety Equipment for Fiji Airways

    By Claire Swedberg

    The airline finds that safety equipment inspections, which previously took hours per plane, can now be accomplished within a few minutes using a UHF RFID solution from EAM Worldwide.

  • Mojix Merges With CXignited to Build Global Retail Solutions Presence

    By Claire Swedberg

    The newly combined entity will provide a wide array of RFID and Internet of Things solutions for retailers, brands and manufacturers.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    Identiv, S+P Samson GmbH partner on thin RFID labels for medical devices ••• SATO Europe launches new RFID-enabled patient ID wristbands ••• Syndicate Secure Print RFID windshield label doubles as license plate ••• Smartrac intros tag for metallic surfaces, everyday objects ••• GlobalPlatform publishes on-device NFC service-management specification ••• European EPC Competence Centre issues reference document discussing UHF RFID ••• HID Global helps U.S. government agencies increase visitor security with new temporary-access card.

  • CPqD Launches IoT Solution for Smart Cities

    By Edson Perin

    The Internet of Things system, developed in partnership with Exati, offers a gateway that manages a wireless communication network via public lighting.

  • ABRFID Announces Winners of Its 2017 IoT RFID Awards

    By Edson Perin

    The first edition of the prize was handed out to companies in three vertical categories, as well as in the GS1 EPCglobal category. In addition, an award was given to an outstanding professional who has helped to develop Brazil's RFID ecosystem.

  • RFID Readers Fit Like a Glove With New Atlas RFID Release

    By Claire Swedberg

    The UHF reading device serves as a ring to fit over two fingers, even over a glove, so that workers can free up their hands at construction sites, warehouses or storage areas as they read tags.

  • Australian Entertainment Company Expanding RFID-Enabled Kiosks

    By Claire Swedberg

    The Franchise Entertainment Group kiosks use HF RFID technology and a cellular connection with Canopy software from Banyan Hills Technology to manage approximately 1,300 kiosks at which movies are rented throughout Australia and New Zealand.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    CAEN RFID, HCE Engineering offer industrial RAIN RFID kit ••• Marine Transport International, Agility Sciences deploy blockchain system for logistics ••• Synopsys BLE system achieves Bluetooth 5 qualification ••• STMicroelectronics, MediaTek combine NFC technology, mobile platform ••• Industrial IoT solutions from FreeWave Technologies provide weather data for Mount Washington Observatory ••• Identiv, nXient expand physical security, identity management solutions.

  • Lightweight Relays Enable Small Drones to Read RFID Tags Indoors

    By Claire Swedberg

    MIT has developed an RFID system that would allow users to capture tag reads with a small drone carrying a virtual antenna array to forward data between tags and a reader.

  • Australian Museum Exhibit Features Democracy's History Via RFID

    By Claire Swedberg

    The RFID TRAIL solution, from EDM Studio, allows student groups visiting the Museum of Australian Democracy to engage with their own nation's history, with RFID cards and readers built into exhibit screens.

  • Geolocation, RFID Companies Selling System for Pipe and Equipment Tracking

    By Claire Swedberg

    ProStar Geocorp is deploying the RFID technology of its sister company, EchoRFID, to offer a holistic solution to track the GPS-based locations of pipes and other equipment in storage and in field installations, using RFID tags and handheld readers.

  • Consumer-Facing NFC Comes to RFID Supply Chain Management System

    By Claire Swedberg

    eAgile's eLink brings NFC and UHF RFID together in a single tag that can be built into medication or product caps, seals or labels, so that it can be tracked through the supply chain via UHF and interrogated by consumers using an app.

  • RFID News Roundup

    By Rich Handley

    MEPS Real-Time announces 500th Intelliguard RFID client installation ••• Harting intros UHF RFID antenna for railway recognition ••• RFID system from Faxitron, Health Beacons Inc. granted FDA clearance for localizing breast lesions ••• Eccel Technology Raspberry Pi board enables RFID, NFC communication ••• Machfu raises $1.6 million to accelerate IIoT deployments in energy, smart water.

  • Researchers Develop Microscopic RFID Chip to Embed in Human Cells

    By Claire Swedberg

    The smallest chip the team has developed so far measures 22 microns (about a fifth the thickness of a human hair), which they plan to test reading with a specialized RFID interrogator.

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