Radio Frequency

ConsumerWatch: Skimmers May Use Smartphones To Steal Credit Card InformationThe increasingly popular radio frequency identification (RFID) credit cards that allow consumers to pay by tapping may be making it easier for crooks to steal valuable information with their smartphones.
PG&E's Smart Meter Opt-Out Plan Carries Big Price TagPacific Gas and Electric Co. is proposing to allow residents to switch off the wireless signals on their utility meters for a fee, but opponents of the devices aren’t satisfied.