Tag Archives: RFID

Music and Gravestones!

The TOTeM researchers have been looking at some interesting uses of RFID these 2 projects explore unusual ways of using the technology: http://realtomato.blogspot.com/2010/02/new-project.html Making an RFID reader into a portable record player http://www.personalrosettastone.com/ Creating digital links to gravestones! Perhaps these … Continue reading

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Digital Economy Event

The TOTeM team have landed after taking part in the “Design in the Digital World” networking event at the Delfina in London on Tuesday night.  The event was run for the Digital Economy project’s funded by the Research Councils UK. … Continue reading

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Social RFID

Ralph picked up on this interesting project from 2006 which shares very similar ideas to the TOTeM project but instead looks at the “emotional” histories behind generic objects that people may have shared memories of: http://www.socialrfid.org/

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Art Galleries to use RFID

A new system is being developed by International Conservation Services, to enable art galleries to track and manage their valuable objects.  This will use RFID technology as a way to monitor objects in the same way that manufacturing companies use … Continue reading

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One day Internet of Things workshop in Brussels

There is a interesting one day workshop in Brussels on December 4th Lift is a series of events built around a community of pioneers who get together to explore the social implications of new technologies. Tinker.it! is a design studio … Continue reading

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Two recent RFID projects linking tagged objects with web-based content/video

http://www.nearfield.org/2009/04/iphone-rfid-nfc http://gizmodo.com/5256191/hands-on-with-amusements-rfid-magazine

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Internet Mirror: RFID Stamps

Interesting work with RFID

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Sophie Calle

Ok so if you have the time this will shake you! its from an old book i have from Sophie Calle – you may know that she deals with memory, people and places in many different ways. I can’t send … Continue reading

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Anti RFID

Interesting site – should get the book http://www.spychips.com/

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Youtube links on RFID

Zapped – Great project but demonstrates the ‘fear’ of the consumer http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vIDClPlKHzE i-TEA – simple but elegant http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mpRj6Pb3MOE EU perspective http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zg1VKJUrxi4 IBM http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_xNhL39uD7I&eurl=http://www.rfid-weblog.com/index/1.php&feature=player_embedded weblog.com/index/1.php&feature=player_embedded

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