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12/19/2017
I work with technology and data on a daily basis. They seem to be friendly. However, making them talk to each other is a whole different picture. The struggle is real. However, there are some ways to get RFID/NFC data straight into your mobile device. RFID & NFC Scans to iOS & Android RFID & NFC scans are sent in packets, like vehicles driving on a road. RFID & NFC scans are commonly used by applications in ASCII, DECimal and HEXidecimal formats. These data packets are sent one by one, similar to vehicles driving on a one lane road. This is all good, but what if I want…
10/25/2017
Decoding the Different Types of RFID There are many different ISO standards, protocols, and physical differences between various RFID tag types.  Choosing compatible readers and tags can be tricky, especially for an RFID novice. For the purposes of this explanation, we’ll only focus on passive RFID, specifically, Low-Frequency (LF), High-Frequency (HF), Near Field Communication (NFC), and NFC Data Exchange Format (NDEF). For a little bit of background, here are some examples of how each type of RFID tag is used. Passive RFID examples: ♦  Employee and / or Student Access control…
1/25/2017
How RFID is helping law enforcement agencies work safer and smarter. How RFID Is Helping Law Enforcement Agencies To Work Safer and Smarter Law Enforcement plays a critical role in our society to ensure the safety and security initiatives of a community.  RFID technology now provides police departments, forensic labs, and even correctional institutions the ability to streamline their operations while efficiently utilizing assets, a platform for managing evidence, and a solution for restricting and monitoring access points.   Here we discuss how 3 law enforcement…
10/14/2016
CipherLab 1860 Series UHF RFID Reader is now compatible with Serialio.com’s Cloud-In-Hand® Mobile Solutions. The automatic identification and data capture/collection technology company, CipherLab USA, announces its partnership with Serialio.com, an innovative point-of-action solutions company. Together, Serialio.com and CipherLab USA, are now offering an inventory and tracking system for reusable and recyclable assets.   Inventory inaccuracy within the retail value chain is found in a wide range of processes such as transaction errors, shrinkage errors, supply errors, theft and more.…
6/15/2016
So you've decided to enter the business of Amazon reselling. Or perhaps you are looking to improve your established retail arbitrage business. Whichever stage you're in, we have put together five tips to help you save time and improve your return on investment.     So you have decided to enter the business of Amazon reselling. Alternatively, perhaps you are looking to improve your established retail arbitrage business. Whichever stage you are in, we have put together five tips to help you save time and improve your return on investment.     1. Consider investing in…
6/9/2016
Even with the new iOS version in the works, most insiders are speculating that Apple will continue to limit their use of NFC technology to Apple Pay.  Since July of 2012, some Android smartphone and tablet manufacturers have provided consumers the use of their built-in NFC reader for multiple applications.  The same not cannot be said concerning Apple’s iOS mobile devices.  iOS devices contain the same NFC technology that Android has, however, Apple has not opened up the technology to third party developers whatsoever.  Now in 2016, Apple is preparing the release of new…
4/5/2016
See our newest Cloud-In-Hand® solutions in action - including Attendance, Ordering, Mustering, & more! ABOUT RFID JOURNAL LIVE RFID Journal LIVE! is the world’s largest and most comprehensive conference and exhibition focused on radio frequency identification (RFID) technologies and their many business and consumer applications. This year’s event will feature more than 50 end-user case studies, 75 hours of education, networking opportunities, and more than 200 top technology providers demonstrating the latest RFID products that could benefit your business.  …
2/18/2016
New Applications from Serialio.com on Android yACK BLE - A New Google PlayStore utility app for working with BLE devices like BlueSnap Smart dongle from your Android mobile device RS3 NFC Setup - A Google PlayStore App to Configure your idChamp RS3 directly from your Android mobile device Learn more about other Android mobile apps, and Serial Device Manager (SDM) library for 3rd party…
11/4/2015
TrackHack: The Proximity ID Hackathon, the world’s first and only hackathon focused exclusively on proximity technologies like radio frequency identification (RFID), near field communication (NFC) and Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), announced today the addition of Serialio as a Silver sponsor for its new, global hackathon series focused on proximity ID technology solutions. November 05, 2015 Hackathon focused on RFID, NFC and BLE mash-ups adds business and technology solutions provider of innovative, easy-to-use point-of-action solutions TrackHack: The Proximity ID Hackathon, the world’s first…
9/24/2015
Serialio.com brings the power of Cloud-In-Hand® Mobile Grid to the AllFlex RS420 Series Stick Reader Serialio.com’s Cloud-In-Hand® Mobile Grid iOS version 1.3.41 is now supporting the AllFlex RS420 Series stick reader. This reader paired with Cloud-In-Hand® Mobile Grid iOS app, provides a customizable, user friendly solution for integration with livestock manaement systems. The solution framework also allows you to specify your needs for a customized cloud based solution hosted on Cloud-In-Hand.com. Why RFID for Livestock Tracking? Animal identification, a global market, grows…