- VCs Are Writing Checks Again
Venture capital spending increased in the second quarter, and that's good news for the RFID industry and end users.
- EPC and the Need for Good Data
Initiatives to improve companies' ability to share clean data will affect the pace of EPC adoption. By Marshall Kay
- Labor Pains
With Wal-Mart and its top 100 suppliers about to begin deploying RFID systems, the industry could be facing a shortage of qualified implementers.
- Big Brother's Enemy
Some believe that RFID is going to usher in an age of government control, but that's only because they don't understand history.
- The Shelved Shelf
What does Wal-Mart's decision to "cancel" its smart shelf test really mean?
- The Last Pieces of the Puzzle
Japan's decision to allocate a portion of the UHF spectrum for use by RFID systems paves the way for global adoption.
- RFID's Momentous Week
Last week marked a turning point for RFID, but it's worth taking stock of where the technology stands today and where it needs to go.
- A Little Bit of Passion
Is it possible to get excited about a supply chain technology?
- The Perception Question
It doesn't matter how you plan to use RFID tags; what matters is how people think you may use them.
- The Coming IT Boom
The Nasdaq is up 15 percent this year. Are companies opening their wallets and spending on technology again?
- Heaven or Hell?
RFID may put millions of people out of work, or it may boost productivity and bolster our economic prosperity.
- Make the Leap — Now
There are plenty of areas where RFID can provide a return on investment today.
- RFID's Consumer Benefits
You'd never know it from the press coverage, but RFID offers many consumer benefits.
- Sex, Lies and RFID
Misinformation about RFID fuels paranoia and plays into the hands of those who oppose the technology.
- A Setback for RFID?
Some press reports suggest that the Benetton situation could hurt the RFID industry. Nothing could be further from the truth.