CES Goes RFID
Not only is RFID going to be a big topic at this year’s Consumer Electronics Supply Chain Academy (January 9, 2008), but it will also be attached to every badge walking around the show. Early-bird show registrants are getting this message: “Please note that an RFID tag will be imbedded in your registration badge and will not contain any personal data but only an identification number. The ID number and their related data collected during CES will be used for internal purposes only by Show Management and will not be sold, bartered or traded.” Here’s what one blogger had to say about the technology introduction: “I’m not too sure I want CEA knowing where I am during the show, let alone when I need to take bathroom breaks!! It should be interesting how they really use this data once the show comes around next year.
Source: Gearlog (Read full story.)