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Aug 13 2019   4:01PM GMT

RFID (radio frequency identification)

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RFID (radio frequency identification) is a form of wireless communication that incorporates the use of electromagnetic or electrostatic coupling in the radio frequency portion of the electromagnetic spectrum to uniquely identify an object, animal or person. Continued…

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“With the rise of smart retail and high competition among companies, RFID technology plays an increasingly important role in improving the competitiveness of modern retail enterprises.” – Morris Qiu

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Quiz Yourself
An enhanced driver’s license contains _______ that allows authorities to pull up your data.
a. a RFID tag
b. an RFID tag

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