Posts Tagged ‘RFID’
 
 
 
Offbeat
 
Zenlet
Zenlet
Zenlet

The ZENLET Wallet Protects Your Credit Cards With RFID Security

Some don't put a lot of thought into their wallet, opting for something to just carry around their cash and credit cards in. While that logic works out fine for many, some want more from a wallet, which is why the new Kickstart...
 
 
Gear
 
SLIMMY Wallet Original main
SLIMMY Wallet Original main
SLIMMY Wallet Original main

SLIMMY Wallet Original with RFID Shielding Review

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here’s lessons learned if you lived in New York, as I did in the 80’s and 90's, that dealt with how you entered and exited an ATM. Being vigilant required keeping your eyes open and having f...
 
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Apple
 
Calypso Key
Calypso Key
Calypso Key

CalypsoKey NFC Enabled iPhone 5 Case Opens Compatible Doors (video)

NFC functionality on a smartphone has its utility, though it's few and far between.  In recent I've seen a few Bluetooth devices emerge, specifically speakers such as the Beats Pill, that allow you to pair the two devices by ta...
 
Bluetooth
 
Nokia Luna Bluetooth Headset
Nokia Luna Bluetooth Headset
Nokia Luna Bluetooth Headset

Nokia Luna Bluetooth Headset (video)

Nokia is hardly on the cutting edge of handsets.  Heck, the company has fallen into obscurity and almost shambles, largely because they refused to adopt Android.  An over simplification?  Absolutely.  However, the company is st...

 
Doomed For Failure
 
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ade 651 2
ade 651 2

Cambridge Computer Laboratory Declares The ADE 651 A Fraud

You guys remember a few months ago when we were talking about the ADE 651, supposed to be the world's greatest bomb detector because it could literally sniff out explosives from up to half a mile out?  And how we said that we w...
 
iPhone
 
icarte-110 RFID iPhone Accessory
icarte-110 RFID iPhone Accessory
icarte-110 RFID iPhone Accessory

iCarte 110 Accessory Add Contactless Payment To The iPhone

It'll be a long time, if not never, that Americans start using NFC (near field communication) to pay for their goods via a cell phone.  But just in case you want to be on the cutting edge and happen to have a need to read and s...

 
RFID
 
plexidor pet door
plexidor pet door
plexidor pet door

Plexidor Pet Door–Maybe Just A Little Too Far

Maybe, just maybe, we spoil our pets a bit too much. Oh, sure, we don't think twice about the occasional chew bone or some such, but some dogs today eat better than some people do.  Plus there's the add-ons--clothing lines for ...
 
HDD
 
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freecome-hard-drive-secure-rfid
freecome-hard-drive-secure-rfid

Freecom’s Hard Drive Secure Requires An RFID Card To Read And Write

RFID is slowing starting to trickle out into consumer products, but what little we've seen seems to have had very little application in our everyday lives. Freecom's Hard Drive Secure, though, uses the tech in a very savvy mann...

 
Security
 
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flipside_wallet
flipside_wallet

Flipside Wallet: An RFID Shielded Credit Card Holder

The days of RFID driver licenses may still be a long way off, but just in case you happen to live in state or a city that demands the latest in identification then you might wanna take a look at the Flipside Wallet.  Crafted of...
 
RFID
 
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mirror-rfid-reader
mirror-rfid-reader

Mir:ror RFID Reader Now Available (video)

The term, or acronym RFID has been just that for most people, that is until now.  For just $50 you can now snag the the Mir:ror, a consumer friendly RFID reader.  Included in the package are three RFID tags that you can stick t...

 
RFID
 
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hothead-hot-heat-monitoring-1
hothead-hot-heat-monitoring-1

RFID Football Helmet Remotely Monitors A Player’s Temperature

I had no idea, but player overheating, better known as heatstroke, is a serious issue on the football field.  Monitoring a player's temperature can be challenging and perhaps even down right demoralizing.  HOT (heat obvservatio...
 
Security
 
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ny-rfid-driver-license
ny-rfid-driver-license

New York Driver Licenses Go RFID

RFID still isn't a sound technology, at least from security standpoint, so I'm surprised to see New York state adopting the technology.  Fortunately, the NY RFID licenses only contain an encrypted identification number, or so t...