Dallas semiconductor decoding ring

RF/ID Technology; Information Buttons

Technologies such as bar codes, wireless radio id technology, and information buttons.  Information buttons  create data storage and transaction terminals the size of coins.  One application features the "decoder ring" - a person's digital id is in the head of a ring that can be touched to sensors to gain access or information


Bar Code/ RF-ID links

Bar Code Links
BarCode 1 - A Web Of Information About Bar Code s
2-d bar code links
Wasp Bar Code: developer of barcodes, barcode fonts, barcode software and hardware-faq
Bar Code Mechanics faq
Howstuffworks "How UPC Bar Codes Work"

Technology Review - Beyond the Bar Code
Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) home page  what is RFID?
Randall's RFID Page

Data button links

Dallas semiconductor home page (check ibutton and decoder ring)

Artistic Experimentation with Emerging Technologies

Stephen Wilson - Links to Artistic Experimentation with Emerging Technologies

- This page created by Stephen Wilson, Professor Conceptual/Information Arts, SFSU  swilson@sfsu.edu
- More information about the Conceptual / Information Arts program 
- This page is part of a section whose master  is at http://userwww.sfsu.edu/~swilson/emerging/wilson.newtech.html

**Note this section is being generated as part of new book Information Arts by Stephen Wilson MIT Press, 20001.  It is in state of major revision.  Feel free to use these resources  for non- commercial purposes but please attribute source. Copyright, 1999-2001 Stephen Wilson.