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Battery-Free RFID Light Detector Helps Monitor Asset Exposure

Battery-Free RFID Light Detector Helps Monitor Asset Exposure

The SHADOW is a new battery-less ambient light detector for monitoring exposure to light of tagged assets The SHADOW is a battery free RFID ambient light detector tag. These tags are compatible with commercial EPC C1G2 readers. It features a LPRS N5AC501085 Light Dependent Resistor (LDR) to detect exposure to light or darkness. The SHADOW […]

July 16 2014 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

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

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

(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 Government’s commitment to creating jobs, promoting economic growth, and maintaining Canada’s competitive advantage in the global marketplace. To this end, Western Economic Diversification Canada (WD) […]

July 10 2014 | Posted in Government RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Global NFC Market to be Worth $16 Billion by Growing 9% Annually

Global NFC Market to be Worth $16 Billion by Growing 9% Annually

According to a new market research report of “Near Field Communication (NFC) Market by Product (IC/Chips, Tags, Readers, and Auxiliary), Application (Payment, Transportation, Booking, Data Sharing, Service, Access Control, Health Care, and Tag applications) & by Geography – Global Forecasts to 2022”, published by MarketsandMarkets, the total NFC market is expected to reach $16.25 Billion […]

July 3 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

American NFC Mobile Technology Adoption to be Spurred by the ‘Big 3′: HCE, BLE and EMV

American NFC Mobile Technology Adoption to be Spurred by the ‘Big 3′: HCE, BLE and EMV

Mobile NFC technology is in the running for widespread U.S. adoption for both non-payment and payment applications, with technologies and architectures like HCE, BLE and EMV complementing and propelling the technology forward, attendees learned at the 2014 NFC Solutions Summit. The 2014 NFC Solutions Summit, presented by the Smart Card Alliance in partnership with the NFC Forum and […]

July 2 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

NFC Forum & Bluetooth SIG Include Bluetooth Smart Technology in Dev Guide

NFC Forum & Bluetooth SIG Include Bluetooth Smart Technology in Dev Guide

The NFC Forum, a non-profit industry association that advances the use of Near Field Communication (NFC) technology, and the Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG) the trade association responsible for the development, promotion and protection of Bluetooth® technology, today announced the publication of a new, updated version of the Bluetooth Secure Simple Pairing Using NFC Application […]

July 2 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

NFC Startup Tries to Improve Auto Insurance Industry with Trials For Its UBI Solution

NFC Startup Tries to Improve Auto Insurance Industry with Trials For Its UBI Solution

True Mileage, a Dallas-based near field communication (NFC) tech start up, will begin device trials for its new usage-based insurance (UBI) solution in late June, offering auto insurers an opportunity to test the new technology. Participating insurers will receive one to two True Mileage devices to connect in their own vehicles to better understand the […]

June 18 2014 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

GuardRFID & Omni-ID Test Products Within Same RFID System to Validate Interoperability

GuardRFID & Omni-ID Test Products Within Same RFID System to Validate Interoperability

GuardRFID and Omni-ID announced today that they have completed interoperability testing of their products based on the IEEE 802.15.4f-2012 standard. The testing, carried out by both companies autonomously, validated that the GuardRFID Tag Reader was able to receive data from Power 415 active RFID tag independently developed by Omni-ID. Data from active RFID tags developed […]

June 18 2014 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

Global RTLS Market (RFID, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS) Estimated to Reach $44 Billion by 2020

Global RTLS Market (RFID, Bluetooth, Wi-Fi, GPS) Estimated to Reach $44 Billion by 2020

(RFIDWorld.ca) The global real time locating systems (RTLS) market was worth $11.7 billion and it is expected to grow to $43.7 billion by 2020 at a CAGR of 21% from 2013 to 2020. GPS has emerged as a market leader among all RTLS technologies surpassing active RFID and it is expected to grow at a […]

June 4 2014 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

New High Performance RFID Reader in Canadian Market for Challenging Applications

New High Performance RFID Reader in Canadian Market for Challenging Applications

RFID Canada – a Markham-based Canadian RFID and NFC technology provider is introducing the LRU1200, a rugged high performance UHF reader designed to withstand harsh and challenging environments. Key features are: • ISO/IEC 18000-6C and EPC Gen2 Class1 Compliant • High Receive Sensitivity • 2 Watt output power with a read range of up to […]

June 2 2014 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

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

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

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 | Posted in Healthcare RFID, RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »