Blogs - Socket Mobile

Introducing the New S550 Contactless Membership Card Reader/Writer

Posted by Vanessa Lindsay on Jan 21, 2020 10:57:43 AM

Socket Mobile is continually innovating to provide solutions that meet or anticipate evolving market needs. New tap-and-go solutions provide the ability for application partners to provide a loyalty solution using the tried and trusted “tap and go” mechanisms that Apple Pay and Google Pay has provided the payment world. We keep our application partners top of mind as we consider new products to include in our growing portfolio of data capture and delivery solutions for enhanced productivity. With all this in mind, we are happy to announce our latest product, the SocketScan S550 - a contactless membership card reader/writer, designed to facilitate tap-and-go smart card and NFC applications.

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Topics: Socket Mobile, wireless, Bluetooth wireless technology, bluetooth, RFID, SocketTalk Home

Wearable Technology

Posted by Amelia on Jul 1, 2019 6:27:49 PM

Wearable – that is the term used for technological advances that are converted into clothing or accessories that can be worn. From purses that prevent overspending to manicures used as subway cards, there are seemingly no limits to the possibilities of “wearable” tech.

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Topics: Socket Mobile, barcode scanner, attachable, mPOS, barcodes, wireless, Bluetooth wireless technology, RFID, SocketTalk Home, Home, POS Systems

NFC and Barcode Tracking - How to Keep Your Children Safe

Posted by Amelia on May 10, 2019 4:02:56 PM

There are many fears running through the minds of parents, but the biggest fear of any is whether or not their child is safe. With security cameras and home security systems, we put a lot of effort to ensure safe surroundings for our little ones. When our miniature selves begin roaming on their own two legs, the fear of them becoming lost is a never-ending battle. We can’t always keep our eyes on our children, but recent developments with barcodes and RFID tagging have derived some very realistic ways of keeping track of our most valuable possessions even when they’re out of sight.

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Topics: 2D, smart phone, barcodes, barcode app, scanning app, safety, RFID, SocketTalk Home