TAGS' POTENTIAL TEMPERED BY PRIVACY CONCERNS
- How to identify the odd item in the real world. Moore // Automatic I.D. News;Nov99, Vol. 15 Issue 12, p42
Discusses more-or-less `standard' alternative identification technology options. Radio frequency identification (RFID) systems; Contact memory; Continuous bar code; Induction; Ceramic; Punched/slit; Embossed.
- RFID: Is this the year? Yes! Moore, Bert // Automatic I.D. News;Jan1999, Vol. 15 Issue 1, p36
Presents the prospects of radio frequency identification (RFID) systems in 1999. Difference between bar code and RFID; Model for RFID development; 1999 as pilot year; Need for a de facto backbone standard.
- Tagging solution is made to measure. // Packaging Magazine;11/18/2004, Vol. 7 Issue 21, p19
Discusses the solution to address the issue about the Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) tags in packaging products in Great Britain. Ways to deliver bar coding cost-effectively; Application of the new Product Traceability System for businesses; Advantage of the RFID tag approach to ensure...
- The Little Chip That Could. Schaper, Louise // Library Journal;Fall2004 Net Connect, Vol. 129, p5
This article focuses on radio frequency identification systems and the computer chips that they use. Sandwiched in the RFID "smart" label is a transponder that includes a miniature thin integrated circuit with an antenna that is etched or printed on a thin piece of polymer film or even paper....
- TURN ON, TUNE IN, TRACK IT. Meczes, Robin // Motor Transport;11/6/2003, p20
Focuses on the use of radio frequency identification (RFID) tags in supply chains in Great Britain. Decrease in the price of RFID tags; Difference between RFID and bar codes; Forms of radio frequency tags; Issue on the violation of consumer privacy by using RFID. INSET: Retailers in the...
- ID sensors for hostile environments. // Machine Design;3/4/2010, Vol. 82 Issue 4, p36
The article discusses the factors needed to consider when designing an efficient identification (ID) sensors. It suggests that special ID systems that make use of radio frequency ID (RFID), 1D bar codes, and 2D DataMatrix codes should be able to detect the presence of objects. It also notes that...
- The truth about RFID printing. Romano, Frank // American Printer;Jun2007, Vol. 124 Issue 6, p50
The article reports on radio frequency identification (RFID) printing. RFID was first used in World War 2 which made use of an antenna and a semiconductor chip. RFID was followed by bar codes. According to the author, printed electronics will give rise to designations such as smart cards and...
- An Introduction to RFID. Kabachinski, Jeff // Biomedical Instrumentation & Technology;Mar/Apr2005, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p131
Presents information on radio frequency identification (RFID). Comparison between bar codes and RFID tags; Components of the RFID system; Carrier frequencies of the system.
- Item-Level RFID: Playing the Fields. Moore, Bert // Material Handling Management;Jun2006, Vol. 61 Issue 6, p56
Provides information on pilot projects and tests which have shown that both high frequency (HF) and ultrahigh frequency (UHF) are switchable for item-level tagging. Information on the use of radio frequency identification system tags; Different applications of HF and UHF; Basic bar code systems...