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Launch of 1st NFC Powered Cover for Smartphones with Integrated Keyboard

Launch of 1st NFC Powered Cover for Smartphones with Integrated Keyboard

One2Touch, a technology firm specializing in NFC-powered wireless communication products is launching the first smartphone cover with an integrated portable keyboard, called the SlimType. The NFC-powered keyboard & cover is available for pre-orders for the Samsung Galaxy S6 Flat and S6 Edge. The lightweight and stylish SlimType smart cover gives mobile users the freedom to take advantage of the […]

January 28 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Highest Performing NFC Controller for Mobile Payments Launched at CES 2016

Highest Performing NFC Controller for Mobile Payments Launched at CES 2016

Tech giant & chip-maker Broadcom (NASDAQ:BRCM) announced the industry’s highest performing Near Field Communications (NFC) controller a this year’s CES event in Las Vegas. The BCM20797 provides greater transaction range, improved security and faster transaction speeds, which is ideal for mobile payments and transit applications. The new device is part of Broadcom’s overall effort to […]

January 21 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Technology Giant NXP Announces Start of a New Era in NFC with Intuitive Proximity Technology

Technology Giant NXP Announces Start of a New Era in NFC with Intuitive Proximity Technology

With the flagship solution, PN5180,NXP Semiconductors  (NASDAQ:NXPI), co-inventor of Near Field Communication (NFC), today announced the beginning of a new era in the evolution of NFC to bring intuitive proximity technology everywhere. PN5180 is an advanced, multi-protocol (ISO/IEC 15693, Felica™, MIFARE® and ISO/IEC 14443A/B) NFC frontend that delivers more efficient, robust, and reliable operation, even in […]

January 19 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Largest Asia-based RFID & IoT Conference Announced in China for August 2016

Largest Asia-based RFID & IoT Conference Announced in China for August 2016

Ulink media has officially announced the opening of registration for exhibitors and visitors for the 2016 Shenzhen International Internet of Thing and Smart China Exhibition (IOTE). The Shenzhen IOTE conference is the largest and most comprehensive event for the whole industry chain of IoT, RFID and Smart Card technologies in Asia and will be held on Aug 18-20,2016, at Shenzhen Convention & […]

January 16 2016 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

Smart Card Alliance Explores the Uses of NFC Technology Beyond Payments

Smart Card Alliance Explores the Uses of NFC Technology Beyond Payments

Near Field Communications (NFC) technology gets a lot of attention for its ability to enable contactless payments, but less known is that it also can be used to enable secure and convenient transactions in non-payments applications, such as marketing, identity, access, ticketing and gaming. The Smart Card Alliance recently released a white paper that explores non-payments NFC […]

January 14 2016 | Posted in NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Fujitsu Launches UHF RFID Tags for Fashion Apparel and Accessories

Fujitsu Launches UHF RFID Tags for Fashion Apparel and Accessories

Fujitsu has announced today that it has developed a new, low cost, Ultra-High Frequency (UHF) RFID tag suitable for fashion apparel, garments, and accessories. The new Fujitsu WT-A522L Fashion tag, which is about the size of a typical shirt collar stay, is virtually imperceptible when installed in the sheerest of garments. Fujitsu will be showing […]

January 14 2016 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

RFID Industry Finds Adoption Across Different Business Verticals

RFID Industry Finds Adoption Across Different Business Verticals

Industry experts are often overheard saying “Technology Has No Rivals “. Researchers too believe that industries, at some point experience a desperate need for a solution. Same is the case with the RFID market. From a clothing retailer in Belgium, RFID-enabled oven marketed by Barilla to airlines embracing RFID and more, the technology has begun […]

December 29 2015 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

GSI Group’s JADAK Acquires SkyeTek RFID

GSI Group’s JADAK Acquires SkyeTek RFID

JADAK (NASDAQ: GSIG), a global supplier of high-frequency RFID technology and optical data collections to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) in medical, security, gaming and kiosk industries, recently announced that it has acquired the assets of SkyeTek, a Colorado, US-based provider of embedded and standalone UHF RFID Solutions for OEM equipment suppliers. SkyeTek specializes in high-performing UHF RFID technologies that […]

December 20 2015 | Posted in RFID Industry, RFID News | Read More »

HID Global and Omni-ID Announce Resolution of RFID Patent Dispute

HID Global and Omni-ID Announce Resolution of RFID Patent Dispute

HID Global, a player in the secure identity and RFID space, announced that, under the terms of a confidential settlement, the patent infringement litigation that Omni-ID had initiated against certain HID Global products has been amicably resolved. HID Global will continue to manufacture and sell its complete range of RFID products, including UHF on-metal tags, in […]

December 17 2015 | Posted in RFID News, RFID Technology | Read More »

Large European Retailer Rolls Out RFID Across All Stores to Enable Omni-Channel Accurate Inventory Management

Large European Retailer Rolls Out RFID Across All Stores to Enable Omni-Channel Accurate Inventory Management

JBC, Belgium’s largest clothing retailer announced that they have rolled out RFID technology throughout JBC’s entire supply chain, from point of production through its distribution center (DC) to its 144 stores in Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany and  across 17 Million RFID-Enabled Items. JBC is pioneering the adoption of RFID technology in Belgium to provide accurate merchandise visibility […]

December 15 2015 | Posted in Retail RFID, RFID News | Read More »