Monthly Archives: May 2016

Add RFID identification to a Java application

This example presumes you already have some basic knowledge about Arduino and programming Java applications with Eclipse. If you have an RFID reader module attached to your computer (via a USB serial connection) you can read RFID data from a Java application. For instance, you can use the unique id (Card UID) to identify something or … Continue reading Add RFID identification to a Java application

Build an RFID reader with Arduino and the RC522 RFID module

The RC522 RFID module is a cheap module which comes with a card and a dongle. You can buy it at our local electronics shop the STORES for a few euro’s (search for ‘rfid’ in the pricelist). Only thing you have to do before you can use it is solder the header. If you are unfamiliar … Continue reading Build an RFID reader with Arduino and the RC522 RFID module