How Do Chipped Cards Work?

Chipped cards, or chip-and-pin, are the new global standard for credit cards. The U.S. was one of the last major economies to make the switch from swipe-and-sign to chip-and-signature. The old magstripe cards utilized technology dating back to the 1960s. While magstripe cards became popular in [...]

By |2021-05-27T07:28:19-04:00May 28th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

The HID Access Control System Explained

How do you keep your business safe from outsiders? The HID access control system utilizes HID cards to prevent unauthorized access to secure facilities. For example, a pharmaceutical laboratory may use an HID system to avoid sabotage, contamination, and the theft of secret recipes. HID access control [...]

By |2021-05-27T07:24:51-04:00May 27th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

How to Make Your Own Press Card

Are you a freelance journalist or press photographer looking to make your own press card? Whether you’re printing a Delta media pass to reap the benefits of their additional luggage allowance or a freelance press pass to get backstage at a festival, press cards can be incredibly [...]

By |2021-02-10T13:39:47-05:00February 11th, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

I.D. Barcodes Explained

Whenever we make a purchase, we use barcodes. We rarely pay any notice to these machine-readable codes. However, barcodes — whether small businesses or global conglomerates use them — play a vital role in our economy's efficient and effective operation. I.D. barcodes are an essential aspect of [...]

By |2021-02-01T13:43:36-05:00February 2nd, 2021|Categories: Uncategorized|

Bulk ID Badges: How to Order & Overall Benefits

Buying bulk ID badges can be a daunting task. For one thing, you have a higher upfront cost. You could also be unsure whether the cards are right for you. While there are some concerns, buying personalized badges in bulk offers numerous benefits that often make it [...]

By |2020-11-20T16:47:14-05:00November 22nd, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

The Pros and Cons of Student ID Cards

Keeping kids safe is a top priority for any school. Unauthorized access can result in tragic incidents. Therefore, finding an effective and secure way to track students is an integral part of ensuring a safe learning environment. That’s why the importance of student ID card programs has [...]

By |2020-11-20T16:47:53-05:00November 21st, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|

What is a Smart Card? Definition, Benefits, & Services

Technology is making life easier for people all around the world. Whether it’s making secure payments, shopping online, or even enjoying top-quality entertainment, many aspects of our lives are completely different compared to even a decade ago. And smart card technology is no different. This tiny piece [...]

By |2020-11-20T16:49:16-05:00November 20th, 2020|Categories: Uncategorized|
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