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RFID swims into the spotlight

News | 07/26/2007 2:05 pm EDT

Imagine sitting at a sushi bar where a buffet of tiny pieces of heaven are moved along by a conveyor belt. You don't need to wait for a server to come by; you can help yourself as your choice plate moves by. The food is always fresh and served at the right temperature. Your bill is automatically calculated by the number of plates you choose. It may sound futuristic, but it's happening now – thanks to RFID technology, which is coming into all sorts of businesses.

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