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RFID Tags Help Hawaii Rainforest Zipliners Capture the Moment

RFID Tags Help Hawaii Rainforest Zipliners Capture the Moment

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 Kauai’s north shore. “Knowing that HID Global’s SlimFlex tags perform exceptionally well in extreme environments gives us the confidence to deploy RFID technology […]

April 8 2014 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Why you Need RFID Protection and How to Know if a Credit Card Has an RFID Chip in it

Why you Need RFID Protection and How to Know if a Credit Card Has an RFID Chip in it

There are different ways people can tell if their credit or debit cards contain RFID chips and why RFID chips pose a threat to their financial security. 4 different ways are to: 1. Look on your card for a PayPass logo or “waves.”   2. Test out your card at a PayPass reader to see if […]

September 29 2013 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Citibank in CR Issues NFC / RFID Payment Stickers With Credit Cards

Citibank in CR Issues NFC / RFID Payment Stickers With Credit Cards

Recently Citibank in Czech Republic issued NFC / RFID payment stickers with each new credit card. Together with credit card giant MasterCard Citi will automatically issue the NFC Stickers with each new Citi Life, Citi Life Metropole, Citi Broker Consulting, Citi BILLA and Citi CSA credit cards. The service will be complimentary and free of […]

March 1 2013 | Posted in Consumer RFID, NFC News, RFID News | Read More »

Mario Kart Becomes Real Life with the Help of RFID Technology

Mario Kart Becomes Real Life with the Help of RFID Technology

(RFIDWorld.ca) Waterloo Labs, a group known for running cowboy engineering projects has been able to make the famous Nintendo video game ‘Mario Kart’ a reality using Go Karts and RFID technology. Mario Kart is one of Nintendo’s most popular racing games due to players having the ability to pick up special items like bananas and […]

January 23 2013 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »

VingCard Elsafe Donates RFID Locks to Give Kids The World Village Charity

VingCard Elsafe Donates RFID Locks to Give Kids The World Village Charity

(RFIDWorld.ca) VingCard Elsafe, the global leader in hospitality security and part of the ASSA ABLOY Group, today announced their continued involvement with Give Kids The World Village (GKTW) in Kissimmee, Florida. In their latest charitable contribution, VingCard Elsafe provided 140 Signature RFID locks to outfit the resort’s villas and VISIONLINE software for the front desk. […]

September 19 2012 | Posted in Consumer RFID | Read More »

RFID Keychain with NFC Allows for Payments via iPhones and Android Devices

RFID Keychain with NFC Allows for Payments via iPhones and Android Devices

RFID equipped keychains are now available thanks to China RFID. The company has introduced the latest NFC (near field communication) tag-03 in a keychain to read with iPhones and Android devices.  Each NFC tag keychain contains a unique NFC chip to let people pay by simply tapping the tags on their mobile phone. By attaching […]

July 5 2012 | Posted in Consumer RFID | Read More »

Pet RFID Tracking Management System Released

Pet RFID Tracking Management System Released

(RFID World Canada) Daily RFID has recently introduced pet RFID tracking tags in line with the current rising popularity of pet rfid tracking systems. The RFID tag is equipped on a collar and barely visible within the collar. It is also known as the UHF Animal Card and is designed for long range UHF frequency. […]

May 30 2012 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »

RFID Social Media Gains Coachella Additional Fans

RFID Social Media Gains Coachella Additional Fans

(RFIDWorld.ca) Using help from Intellitix, an RFID technology provider for live events, the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival gained an additional online audience of 30 million when over 30,000 fans registered for “Live Click” around the festival site. The system was in place during the two weekends when the event took place. The technology […]

May 18 2012 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Ottawa’s Royal Bank Bluesfest Adopts Innovative RFID technology

Ottawa’s Royal Bank Bluesfest Adopts Innovative RFID technology

Continuing its rich history of innovation, Canada’s largest blues festival—ranked by Billboard Magazine as one of North America’s top-ten most successful music events—the RBC Royal Bank Bluesfest, has today announced that it will be adopting cutting edge RFID (radio-frequency identification) cashless payment and access control technology. During the July 4-15 event in Ottawa, more than […]

April 26 2012 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »

Parking Control Problems to be Diminished by New RFID Parking System

Parking Control Problems to be Diminished by New RFID Parking System

(RFID World Canada) Daily RFID in China has introduced a new parking system so that traditional parking control problems can be diminished. The functional RFID system will benefit specific parking areas and gated communities. It will help to find specific parking areas, to check parking records and to understand the overall parking condition. The RFID […]

April 19 2012 | Posted in Consumer RFID, RFID News | Read More »