Internet of Things

RFID News Roundup

RFID News Roundup

Indian sugar manufacturer tracks raw materials via RFID; Datalinx, Dunlop test RFID on tires used in motorcycle race championships; Hong Kong RFID unveils new active RFID reader; SML Group, Nordic ID partner on RFID for apparel retail and supply chain markets; Memorial Hermann Health System expands deployment of Stanley Healthcare's infant-protection solution; Zebra Technologies delivers one millionth RTLS tag; NFC Netstore to supply tags to German transit agencies.

RFID News Roundup

Confidex's RFID Windshield Label receives interoperability certifications from OmniAir Consortium; Singapore hospital implements RFID solution to match babies with mothers; Redpine Signals intros wireless M2MCombo chip for Internet of Things; MP Antenna announces multi-polarized MIMO 2.4 GHz, 5.8 GHz Wi-Fi antennas; 2.1 billion contactless credentials expected to ship for transportation and ticketing market in 2018; Avery Dennison reports uptick in RFID sales during fourth-quarter and full-year 2012 financials.

Honeywell to Buy Intermec

The acquisition, slated to close in mid-2013, will provide Honeywell's Scanning & Mobility division with more product offerings, as well as help it accelerate the company's development of RFID handheld reader products.

RFID News Roundup

Xerafy Intros New Read-on-Metal RFID Label; Pennsylvania medical center adds RFID for parking management; Smartrac reaches one-billion milestone of providing RFID inlays, Prelams with wire-embedding technology; Insignia Hospitality Group's hotels install RFID locks; Awarepoint acquires new clients, deployments; Bosch Group, University of St. Gallen partner on R&D for the Internet of Things.

RFID News Roundup

Confidex expands tag family for IT and enterprise asset-tracking applications; Elpas announces new Man-Down Emergency Call Transmitter; Internet of Things gains real-world traction, according to new study; NXP, Identive partner on NFC cashless-payment solution in India; AeroScout markets RFID-enabled evacuation-monitoring solution; NFC Forum publishes analog specification to promote device interoperability.