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This cat's dinner hinges on its skill in hunting RFID-tagged toys

A tech-enabled feeding system keeps a modern house cat busy hunting special balls that trigger his meals.

By 8 August 2015

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Armourcard beats RFID skimmers, without changing your wallet

With contactless payments on the rise, one Australian company has created a small device to block RFID scanners from skimming your card details -- and you won't need to buy a new wallet.

By 24 March 2015

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Swedish office gets under employees' skin with RFID microchips

Forget your office door key? Can't remember the code for the photocopier? No need to worry if you happen to have a microchip implanted in your hand.

By 4 February 2015

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RFID helps robots locate objects

Work to improve robot vision is ongoing -- but robots don't necessarily need to rely solely on their eyes.

By 24 September 2014

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Intel's Edison joins the quest to save the bees

Tiny radio-frequency identification chips attached to bees will be paired with Intel Edison boards to monitor the bees' activities and help the fight against colony collapse disorder.

By 25 August 2015

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Cat purr noise generator: All the purr, none of the fur

Get your feline fix with an online noise generator that soothes your soul with the sound of a cat purring.

By 25 August 2015

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Earbuds to change how you hear music

The Here earbuds from Doppler Labs can change the properties of sound that enter your ears. At San Francisco's Outside Lands music festival, CNET.com's Lexy Savvides tries them out and reports on the other tech like RFID wristbands to improve the festival experience.

By 14 August 2015

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Multicolored glowing gadget spits out personalized nutritional supplements

FitNatic's Indiegogo campaign says the Nourish, a tabletop nutrition device, can customize the mixes you need based on your Fitbit, Apple Watch or other health data source. And its pods glow.

By 25 July 2015

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All those 'Likes' don't add up to real fans, Facebook exec warns brands

How can a brand reach genuine fans on Facebook and persuade them to go to a show, buy a product or otherwise support the brand? By paying, says Facebook's Niall Fagan.

By 22 May 2015

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That next-gen antenna? It may be printed right onto your shirt

Using an exotic form of carbon called graphene, researchers print antennas on paper and other materials with a process that could bring network links to many cheap devices.

By 20 May 2015