Wireless > RFID devices

NFC-based self-testing of embedded systems

21 October, 2019

Increasing complexity of design requires greater need for internal debug information to understand what is happening inside a computing unit.


NFC in automotive applications

19 November, 2018

A subset of RFID, near-field communication (NFC) appears poised to expand beyond mobile phones to automotive applications.


Hacking RFID tags to create IoT devices

14 November, 2018

Researchers have found a way to give RFID tags the ability to sense their environment, in a huge step towards mass-manufacturing smart devices that do not use batteries or require charging.


STMicroelectronics ST25 NFC tags

30 October, 2017

STMicroelectronics' ST25 near-field communication (NFC) tags have been certified by the NFC Forum, a key industry and standardisation body.


NFC: bridging the IoT

30 June, 2017

NFC (near-field communication) is all about enabling the vision of connecting the IoT in an easy, cost-effective manner.


DAIHEN presents first-ever distributor award to Richardson RFPD

05 August, 2016

Richardson RFPD has received an award from DAIHEN Corporation at the company's annual supplier meeting — the first time the company has ever presented an award to a distributor.


SAG NFC Ferrite Tag 0503

07 June, 2016

The NFC Ferrite Tag, from Securitag Assembly Group (SAG), uses STMicroelectronics' ST25 NFC tag IC for IoT (Internet of Things) data transmission applications.


New RFID chips prevent side-channel attacks

04 February, 2016

Researchers at Texas Instruments and MIT have developed a new type of RFID chip that is "virtually impossible to hack".


Libelium Waspmote sensor nodes with LoRa RF technology

15 April, 2015

Libelium has added long-range wireless coverage to its Waspmote sensor nodes by integrating Semtech's LoRa RF technology in a module-on-a-chip embedded radio design for smart cities and Internet of Things (IoT) deployments.


Wireless impact on connectors

06 February, 2015 by Robert Hult

Technology disrupters or paradigm shifts often pose serious threats to existing technology, but also open entirely new opportunities to those that recognise and espouse them. Bob Hult examines the drivers and the results when wireless connectivity cuts the cord.


HARTING Ha-VIS RFID VT transponders

10 July, 2014

The HARTING Ha-VIS RFID VT 86 (HT) transponder was designed for the aviation industry, meaning it can be deployed worldwide. Product features include robustness, temperature resistance, high protection class and performance in difficult environments.


Turck Q80L800 HF read/write head

28 May, 2014

Turck announces the Q80L800 HF read/write head, the latest addition to the company's RFID portfolio. With a sensing range of 800 mm, the product is suitable for close and medium HF applications such as conveyor applications.


HARTING Ha-VIS RF-R200 RFID reader

03 July, 2013

The Ha-VIS RF-R200 RFID reader has been added to HARTING’s auto-ID solution range. The RFID reader is a mid-range reader, ie, it has been optimised for read ranges up to 2 m.


ThingMagic embedded RFID readers

21 February, 2013

Step Global has available a range of embedded RFID readers from ThingMagic.


Keeping track of data centre functions

17 July, 2012

Many IT administrators are unaware of the current use levels of their server racks and IT infrastructure. This article explains how RFID technology can improve the security and efficiency of data centres.


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