- What Ails Microsoft
A much-discussed reorganization is necessary—but not as much as a focus on the next big thing, instead of the last big one.
- Ask the Experts
Last week, RFID Journal published its 1,000th answer to questions from readers.
- Obama Administration Patent Proposals Could Benefit RFID Industry
Reforms to U.S. patent practices could reduce frivolous lawsuits, which would help nascent technologies, including radio frequency identification, get off the ground.
- Innovators Stuck With RFID
Renowned futurist Paul Saffo cautioned vendors not to abandon the technology just as it was taking off.
- Bloomingdale's and Others Say RFID Works
Early adopters conducted many tests to prove that it does, which means companies considering the technology can focus on the business benefits it will likely deliver.
- Reflections on RFID Journal LIVE! 2013
RFID Journal's annual conference and exhibition marked the end of the 'year' of pilots, and the beginning of large-scale deployments.
- Expectations for RFID Journal LIVE! 2013
End users committed to significant RFID projects will be common at this year's conference and exhibition.
- Making the RFID Connection
End users and solution providers are beginning to understand the value of RFID Connect.
- A Plethora of RFID Products
Vendors are innovating, and that's good for end users.
- Great Products Need Strong Marketing
RFID technology providers have been masterful at developing solutions to solve end users' problems, but less effective when it comes to telling potential customers about their products.
- Big (Bad) Data
A lot of companies offer solutions for managing big data, but few admit that much of the information they manage is bad.
- Who Is Investing in Radio Frequency Identification Today?
The 'RFID Marketer's Handbook' gives solution providers the information they need to craft smart strategies for targeting companies likely to deploy the technology.
- Patent Lawsuit Not a Major Issue for RFID
A company known as Round Rock Research is suing some users of EPC RFID technology, but the industry is addressing the matter in its usual way.
- Predictions for RFID in 2013
It will be another year of steady progress and consolidation.
- 2012: A Year of Progress
End users rolled out new RFID applications and expanded existing deployments, the technology continued to improve, and there were some major acquisitions.