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04:09 am | HID Global’s SlimFlex RFID tags are being used at Princeville Ranch Adventures in the Hawaiian Islands to help guests capture a photographic record of their zip-lining experiences in the rugged rainforest valleys of...

April 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »

03:28 am | Inside Secure announced its intention to enter a new agreement with Intel Corporation, building on the relationship initiated with their original Near Field Communications (NFC) technology license agreement from 2011. Under the terms...

April 3 2014 / No comment / Read More »

01:50 am | Wavetrend Europe, a leader in the field of Asset Visibility, Access Control, and developer of award-winning active RFID technology, announces that RFID Canada, a leading RFID and NFC technology provider, is now a...

April 2 2014 / No comment / Read More »

03:25 am | New research conducted by IDTechEx called “RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2014-2024,” finds that the RFID market—including tags, readers, software and services, for passive and active RFID—will grow from $7.88 billion in 2013...

March 25 2014 / No comment / Read More »

02:10 am | In a report created on NFC POS Terminals by ‘Research and Markets’, their analysts forecast the Global NFC POS Terminals market to grow at a CAGR of 57.9 percent over the period 2013-2018....

March 20 2014 / No comment / Read More »

01:57 am | NXP Semiconductors has announced that its proven, industry-leading NFC controller, PN547, is successfully integrated with Google’s latest version of the Android 4.4 operating system, ‘KitKat’. This significant milestone underscores the popularity and attractiveness...

March 20 2014 / No comment / Read More »

05:59 am | Asian telecom operators Chunghwa Telecom (Taiwan), HKT (Hong Kong), KDDI (Japan), and SK Planet (South Korea) are jointly announcing the formation of the Asia Near Field Communications Alliance, with the support of the...

March 7 2014 / No comment / Read More »

01:07 am | The RFID Consortium today debuted a new logo that identifies UHF RFID products manufactured and sold under a license for essential patents through the RFID Consortium. RFID Consortium members include: 3M; ETRI; LG...

March 4 2014 / No comment / Read More »

03:55 am | Broadcom Corporation ($BRCM), a global innovation leader in semiconductor solutions for wired and wireless communications, today introduced the next-generation of near field communication (NFC) controllers designed to deliver simplified connectivity and drive adoption...

February 25 2014 / No comment / Read More »

04:35 am | InvoTech Systems, a provider of systems that integrate the latest RFID technology to increase profitability for hotels, casinos, hospitals, and commercial laundry operators, announced Canada’s Casino Rama implemented its Uniform System to track...

February 19 2014 / No comment / Read More »

03:21 am | The SD Association (SDA), a global ecosystem of companies setting industry-leading memory card standards, and the NFC Forum, a non-profit industry association that advances the use of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, today...

February 11 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »
RFID Technology

New Low Frequency RFID Reader for Animal Tracking »

New Low Frequency RFID Reader for Animal Tracking 01:09 am | (RFIDWorld.ca) RFID and NFC technology provider ‘RFID Canada’ is introducing a Low Frequency (LF) Mid-Range Reader for Animal Tracking – the ASR550. The ASR550 is a fixed mid-range...

January 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »
RFID News

RFID Tags Help Hawaii Rainforest Zipliners Capture the Moment »

RFID Tags Help Hawaii Rainforest Zipliners Capture the Moment

04:09 am | HID Global’s SlimFlex RFID tags are being used at Princeville Ranch Adventures in the Hawaiian Islands to...

April 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Chip Giant Intel Acquires NFC Modem Technology and IP »

Chip Giant Intel Acquires NFC Modem Technology and IP

03:28 am | Inside Secure announced its intention to enter a new agreement with Intel Corporation, building on the relationship...

April 3 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Wavetrend Europe and RFID Canada Partner To Bring Active RFID Solutions to Market »

Wavetrend Europe and RFID Canada Partner To Bring  Active RFID Solutions to Market

01:50 am | Wavetrend Europe, a leader in the field of Asset Visibility, Access Control, and developer of award-winning active...

April 2 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Report: RFID Industry to Grow 17% in 2014 and be Worth $30.2 Billion by 2024 »

Report: RFID Industry to Grow 17% in 2014 and be Worth $30.2 Billion by 2024

03:25 am | New research conducted by IDTechEx called “RFID Forecasts, Players and Opportunities 2014-2024,” finds that the RFID market—including...

March 25 2014 / No comment / Read More »
Smartrac RFID Transponders

New Low Frequency RFID Reader for Animal Tracking »

01:09 am | (RFIDWorld.ca) RFID and NFC technology provider ‘RFID Canada’ is introducing a Low Frequency (LF) Mid-Range Reader for Animal Tracking – the ASR550. The ASR550 is a fixed mid-range LF (134.2 KHz) reader, supports ISO 11784/11785 FDX-B or HDX transponders and comes with optional multiplexer. It is designed to operate in changing environments with electrical and...

January 21 2014 / No comment / Read More »
New Low Frequency RFID Reader for Animal Tracking

New Smart Cabinets with RFID Enabled Technology Used in Healthcare Rooms to Track Items »

05:11 am | Meditek, who is Skytron’s supplier in Western Canada is supplying  healthcare smart cabinets in Canada. SkyTrac, a product line of cabinets integrated with RFID technology, makes it easier for healthcare facilities to automatically track consumable items used for patient care. Using the RFID technology, SkyTrac smart cabinets automatically track products such as sutures, stents and...

January 27 2014 / No comment / Read More »
New Smart Cabinets with RFID Enabled Technology Used in Healthcare Rooms to Track Items

RFID Enables Garbage & Recycling Industry to Increase Collection Efficiency »

01:32 am | (RFIDWorld.ca) HID Global readers have been chosen by the AMCS Group, a  supplier of software solutions to the waste and recycling industry to help customers optimize their waste management processes, reducing costs. HID Global’s technology enables improved data collection reporting and tracking, resulting in an increase in waste collection efficiency and enhanced customer service. HID...

November 23 2012 / No comment / Read More »
RFID Enables Garbage & Recycling Industry to Increase Collection Efficiency

The German National Transportation Agency’s E-Ticket Gets Faster RFID Cards »

03:10 am | ZeitControl cardsystems GmbH  is contributing the BasicCard RFID to a project run by the “German National Transportation Agency (VDV)” – which will distribute over 8 million e-tickets in the next 4 years. The e-ticket is a contactless payment system for the local public transport. ZeitControl, as OS provider, together with Samsung Electronics, developed a flexible, cost-effective...

October 25 2013 / No comment / Read More »
The German National Transportation Agency’s E-Ticket Gets Faster RFID Cards

Report: Significant RFID Technology Adoption Surge in the Retail Industry »

01:49 am | Tyco Retail Solutions has announced the results of a new, sponsored ChainLink Research report: Use Cases Driving the Current Surge in RFID Adoption. The ChainLink Research team surveyed and interviewed over 120 retailers from the Americas and Europe to explore the resurgence of interest and substantial growth in the use of RFID in retail. When asked...

January 16 2014 / No comment / Read More »
Report: Significant RFID Technology Adoption Surge in the Retail Industry

Government RFID

The German National Transportation Agency’s E-Ticket Gets Faster RFID Cards

The German National Transportation Agency’s E-Ticket Gets Faster RFID Cards »

03:10 am | ZeitControl cardsystems GmbH  is contributing the BasicCard RFID to a project run by the “German National Transportation Agency (VDV)” – which will distribute over 8 million e-tickets in the next...

October 25 2013 / No comment / Read More »

Canadian Government Investing 40 Million in Printable Electronics Technology like Printed RFID Antennas »

Canadian Government Investing 40 Million in Printable Electronics Technology like Printed RFID Antennas

04:32 am | Minister of State, Science and Technology Greg Rickford, along with the National Research Council of Canada and industry partners, discussed a new program...

October 3 2013 / No comment / Read More »

US Middle School Uses RFID Location-Aware Panic Buttons to Improve Student Safety »

US Middle School Uses RFID Location-Aware Panic Buttons to Improve Student Safety

04:00 am | A Real-Time Location Systems (RFID-over-Wi-Fi™), was implementated  at Grandview Middle School in Grandview, Washington because of its location-aware safety alerting solution and wireless panic...

September 20 2013 / 1 comment / Read More »

Whitepapers & Case Studies

Understanding Passive RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Technology »

Understanding Passive RFID (Radio Frequency Identification) Technology

04:45 am | RFID Canada is a leading technology provider with 25 plus years’ experience in providing solutions including barcode, passive and active RFID (radio...

January 6 2013 / No comment / Read More »

Case Study: Tracking Inventory of Goods in Sports Retail Store with RFID Software »

Case Study: Tracking Inventory of Goods in Sports Retail Store with RFID Software

03:46 am | (RFID World Canada) As the major sporting goods store in a busy ski and resort area, Mammoth Outdoor Sports (Mammoth) was challenged...

September 19 2012 / 1 comment / Read More »
Case Study: Chemotherapy Patient Movement Management via RFID at Sunnybrook’s Odette Cancer Centre

Case Study: Chemotherapy Patient Movement Management via RFID at Sunnybrook’s Odette Cancer Centre »

01:17 am | The Issue: How do you make the waiting room experience more palatable for chemotherapy patients waiting for treatment? With this question in mind, Administrators at the Odette Cancer Centre at...

April 18 2013 / No comment / Read More »

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