- FREE PREMIUM CONTENT - FEATURES PAGE
- Europe Is Rolling Out RFID
In the midst of a financial crisis, many companies in myriad industries are investing in the technology to boost profits.
- VERTICAL FOCUS
- Manufacturing Value
RFID provides visibility into parts and processes, improving efficiencies and reducing costs, but manufacturers must take an enterprise approach to maximize benefits and savings.
- PRODUCT DEVELOPMENTS
- NFC Technology Brings New Life to Games
Kids, toy makers and technology providers all benefit, as the line between physical and virtual play blends.
- EDITOR'S NOTE
- Navigating Troubled Waters
RFID is helping companies worldwide prepare for smoother sailing ahead.
- OUT IN FRONT
- Blunting Brute-Force Attacks
Researchers have developed a technique that could make it harder to crack smart-card encryption schemes.
- OUT IN FRONT
- What a Racket!
Sensors will enable Babolat tennis rackets to return data, as well as balls.
- RFID Gains Traction as a Social-Media Tool
Cadbury, Smirnoff and other companies are using radio frequency identification to connect consumers' real-world experiences to Facebook, Twitter and other networking sites.
- ASHTON'S VIEW
- It Fries Your Brain and Reads Your Mind
What the RFID industry can learn from the protest against electric meters.
- INSIDE THE LABS
- Wearable RFID Tags
Antennas must be lightweight, low-cost and powerful enough to support sensors in health-care applications.
- RADIO EUROPE
- Managing RTIs
New standards for tracking returnable transport items will allow companies to achieve internal and supply chain benefits.
- SOFTWARE SAVVY
- Using RFID and Bar Codes Together
By starting with the right data format, it's easy to achieve interoperability in business applications.
- TUNED IN
- Tracking Your Competitors
Why you should care where you are in the RFID adoption phase.