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Mirror, mirror on the wall: Smart mirrors boost sales

...Rebecca Minkoff's first two stores in New York and San Francisco are testing the new fitting room technology that uses radio frequency identification that embeds data in clothing tags. It will be rolling out the technology when it opens stores in Chicago...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-05-16/mirror-mirror-wall-smart-mirrors-bo
Awesome! 'Lego Dimensions' combining bricks and franchises

...visually scan the bricks. Instead, the Lego figures and vehicles can be affixed to individually marked discs containing radio frequency identification technology that's transmitted to the reader.In a demonstration of Dimensions for The Associated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-11/awesome-lego-dimensions-combining-b
GM to offer car that will almost drive itself

...vehicle-to-vehicle technology can't go into place until the U.S. government develops standards, including radio frequencies and security from hackers. The Department of Transportation's National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-08/gm-offer-car-will-almost-d
Local radio club puts skills to the test at American Radio Relay League's Field Day

...stations, one continuous wave (Morse code) station and one digital station, which was similar to texting but over radio frequencies instead of through cell towers.Each participant gets points for the number of contacts made. It gets pretty competitive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-28/local-radio-club-puts-skills-
City still getting complaints on garbage changes

...National Hills and Sum mer ville neighborhoods. Before the second truck with replacement containers with special radio frequency ID tags could arrive, the calls began.Each commissioner has his own set of complaints from constituents.Commissioner...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-07-12/city-still-getting-compl
Snags set back air traffic control system update

...initiative would replace radio communications between controllers and pilots with text messaging and digital downloads. Radio frequencies are often crowded, and information sometimes must be repeated because of mistakes or words not heard. Digital...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-31/snags-set-back-air-traffic
Colorado preps for nation's first legal pot industry, activists hope the experiment will work

...DOJ's conditions.To stop the drug from getting smuggled out of state, regulators in both states are using a radio-frequency surveillance system developed to track pot from the greenhouses to the stores and have set low purchasing limits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-12-29/colorado-preps-nations-fir
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration want vehicle-to-vehicle communication technology

...support connected-car technology. Cellphone battery life, for example, a need for antennas, questions about radio frequencies and concern that cellphone GPS functions might not be as precise as those in a vehicle manufactured with special...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-03/car-car-talk-could-save-li
Smart meter movement stirs rowdy debate in Texas

...of the World Health Organization last year called radio-frequency radiation from cellphones, utility meters and other...cause bodily tissue heating or electric shock. The radio frequency radiation levels are much lower than those emitted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-08-25/smart-meter-movement-stirs
Cell phone usage goes straight to the brain

...area of the brain closest to the phone's antenna showed a 7 percent increase in activity, likely because of the radio frequency-modulated electromagnetic field generated, according to the study.The impact on human health is unclear and needs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2011-02-23/cell-phone-usage-goes-straig
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