eWeek: Workers to Wield Linux RFID Devices

“Retail and manufacturing workers will soon wield RFID wands
that support end-to-end Linux, through a new two-vendor pact rolled
out this week. In a separate partnership, another vendor will team
up with two integrators on an RFID job for Beaver Street Fisheries,
a big frozen foods supplier that’s quite willingly joining in on
Wal-Mart’s controversial RFID trials.

“American Microsystems Ltd. is one of only two companies in the
world that make Linux-based wireless data collection terminals,
said Teresa Stone, director of marketing at the Euless, Texas,


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