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12:57 am | The global NFC market is expected to see strong and fast growth across various application verticals over the forecast period of 2014 to 2020, according to a new study by Grand View Research....

November 16 2014 / No comment / Read More »

04:28 am | Market research and events firm IDTechEx find that the passive RFID tag market is now seeing tremendous volume growth – more than five years later than the industry had expected. Most of the...

November 6 2014 / No comment / Read More »

04:13 am | A new report from Juniper Research predicts that the number of consumers using NFC contactless payment services will jump to 516 million by the end of 2019, a more than five-fold increase from...

November 6 2014 / No comment / Read More »

04:16 am | CaixaBank, Spain’s most innovative financial services provider, will be using NFC contactless tags for their commercial launch of contactless EMV payment wristbands. These novel wearable banking devices, certified by the international payment schemes,...

October 27 2014 / No comment / Read More »

06:16 am | According to a new study by Allied Market Research titled, “Global Organic Electronics Market – Size, Industry Analysis, Trends, Opportunities, Growth and Forecast, 2013 – 2020,” that includes organic RFID, highlights the global...

October 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

02:56 am | Samsung Electronics introduced its new near field communication (NFC) chip, the S3FWRN5, which features high radio frequency (RF) performance and small package size. The S3FWRN5’s RF performance doubles the range in both reader...

October 13 2014 / No comment / Read More »

12:48 am | FEIG Electronics a global supplier of RFID  readers and antennas, announced availability of the OBID myAXXESS® ID MAX.U1002 system for vehicle identification and standalone access control. The new vehicle access control solution from...

October 6 2014 / No comment / Read More »

02:46 am | Together, SMARTRAC and Twinsprite (respectively Digitoyx) aim at connecting NFC enabled things such as children’s toys or playing cards to mobilephone-based games resulting in an enhanced gaming experience for users and additional revenue...

October 1 2014 / No comment / Read More »

02:24 am | HID Global announced that its Identification Technologies division has added Near Field Communication (NFC)-readable tags to its rapidly expanding SlimFlex™ Tag portfolio of pliable, high- durability tags. The SlimFlex Tag family has gained...

October 1 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »

04:05 am | The Silverline RFID label is a high performance RFID label designed to be versatile, easy-to-use and can be attached on any surface, including metal. Although the Silverline RFID labels are manufactured by Confidex, they...

September 22 2014 / No comment / Read More »

12:47 am | Panasonic Avionics Corporation, part of the Japanese-based Panasonic family has developed Europay, MasterCard and Visa (EMV) compliant NFC technology in its in-flight entertainment (IFE) systems. Industry observers had recently predicted on-board NFC applications were...

September 19 2014 / No comment / Read More »
RFID Technology

FEIG Electronics Launches New RFID-Enabled Standalone Access Control System »

FEIG Electronics Launches New RFID-Enabled Standalone Access Control System 12:48 am | FEIG Electronics a global supplier of RFID  readers and antennas, announced availability of the OBID myAXXESS® ID MAX.U1002 system for vehicle identification and standalone access control. The new...

October 6 2014 / No comment / Read More »
RFID News

Worldwide NFC Market Growth Driven By Infusion of New Technology Over the Next 5 Years »

Worldwide NFC Market Growth Driven By Infusion of New Technology Over the Next 5 Years

12:57 am | The global NFC market is expected to see strong and fast growth across various application verticals over...

November 16 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Passive RFID Sees Growth of Over 1 Billion Tags in 2014 to Almost 7 Billion »

Passive RFID Sees Growth of Over 1 Billion Tags in 2014 to Almost 7 Billion

04:28 am | Market research and events firm IDTechEx find that the passive RFID tag market is now seeing tremendous...

November 6 2014 / No comment / Read More »

NFC Contactless Payment to Reach Over 500 Million Users by 2019 »

NFC Contactless Payment to Reach Over 500 Million Users by 2019

04:13 am | A new report from Juniper Research predicts that the number of consumers using NFC contactless payment services...

November 6 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Spanish Bank CaixaBank Prepares for Wearables with NFC Payment Technology »

Spanish Bank CaixaBank Prepares for Wearables with NFC Payment Technology

04:16 am | CaixaBank, Spain’s most innovative financial services provider, will be using NFC contactless tags for their commercial launch...

October 27 2014 / No comment / Read More »
Wavetrend RFID Solutions

RFID Tags Help to Trace Foraging Habits of Bees »

01:38 pm | Radio frequency identification (RFID) tags were attached to hundreds of bees by scientists interesting in tracking bee foraging habits. The main discovery made as a result of weeks of tracking is that some bees are much busier than others. Scientists found that about 20% of honey bees brought home more than half of the nectar...

August 8 2014 / No comment / Read More »
RFID Tags Help to Trace Foraging Habits of Bees

Report: RFID Blood Monitoring Market to Grow 23% Annually Until 2019 »

02:10 am | According to a new market report published by Transparency Market Research “RFID Blood Monitoring Systems (Blood Refrigerators and Freezers) Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast, 2013 – 2019″ the global RFID blood refrigerators and freezers market was valued at USD 40.9 million in 2012 and is expected to grow at...

June 2 2014 / No comment / Read More »
Report: RFID Blood Monitoring Market to Grow 23% Annually Until 2019

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

Vaughan Charity Golf Tournament Using RFID Technology to Engage Participants »

03:13 pm | This year’s Alternatives Golf Tournament participants will be engaged and tested by tapping their RFID badges by being asked a number of questions about the charity to help determine the smartest & best foursome. By answering questions correctly, foursomes will be able to improve their overall golf score and therefore increase their chances of winning...

September 14 2014 / No comment / Read More »
Vaughan Charity Golf Tournament Using RFID Technology to Engage Participants

Government RFID

Federal Government Supporting RFID Project in New Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative

Federal Government Supporting RFID Project in New Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative »

03:46 am | (RFIDWorld.ca) Federal Canada Minister Rempel  announced support for a RFID-based project among the 27 projects in western Canada under the Western Innovation (WINN) Initiative, a vital component in the Harper...

July 10 2014 / No comment / Read More »

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...

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 »

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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