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LEGIC supports NFC Apple Watch functionalities

Swiss technology provider LEGIC Identsystems Ltd is proud to announce that its SM-4200 reader IC supports standardized reading of NFC data from and to the Apple Watch. The NFC functionality enables the subsequent selective Bluetooth Smart (BLE) pairing between Apple Watch and fitness equipment under...

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AdvanIDe is the new distribution partner for LEGIC products

To be able to offer its customers the best solutions and services that are tailored to their requirements, Swiss company LEGIC Identsystems Ltd is taking a further step towards global availability. This is being made possible with AdvanIDe (Advanced ID Electronics) as its new distribution partner.

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LEGIC in Poland at Securex

Security, flexibility and comfort: that is what the basic elements of the swiss company LEGIC stand for. Whether access control, time or attendance, ePayment, printer management or Smart City. This year LEGIC will be attending the trade fair Securex in Poznan from 23rd-26th April 2018 with its...

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Analytical Approximation for the Inductance of Circularly Cylindrical Two-Wire Transmission Lines with Proximity Effect

The paper describes a simple analytical approximation for the inductance of two-wire transmission lines of circularly cylindrical wires with proximity effect.

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Zöetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya installs mobile access

AMResorts AAA five-diamond property in Mexico, Zöetry Paraiso de la Bonita Riviera Maya, has installed the mobile access solution from dormakaba and OpenKey.

Opened door of hotel room in morning.
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The GMD Method for Inductance Calculation Applied to Conductors with Skin Effect

The GMD method (geometric mean distance) to calculate inductance offers undoubted advantages over other methods. But so far it seemed to be limited to the case where the current is uniformly distributed over the cross section of the conductor, i.e. to DC (direct current).

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Las Vegas hotel chooses LEGIC Connect for room keys

Opening hotel rooms with smartphones became reality in Las Vegas. The Cromwell Las Vegas decided to use the combination of the LEGIC Connect trusted service, Kaba Mobile Access Solutions and Bluetooth Low Energy, allowing the hotel to send keys onto smartphones with the touch of a button.

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A fun way to discover secure IoT applications

Security and simplicity: From 27th February until 1st March 2018, the experts for contactless identification from Swiss company LEGIC will demonstrate that these attributes needn’t be contradictory as they attend the embedded world trade fair in Nuremberg, Germany for the third time.

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Premiere for LEGIC Identsystems AG at the LogiMAT 2018

From 13th-15th March 2018, LEGIC will be presenting its innovative technology platform at the LogiMAT trade fair in Stuttgart. Focus of the LEGIC presentation will be the security from RFID (13.56 MHz), NFC and Bluetooth Smart for logistics and IoT applications.

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Improved Formulae for the Inductance of Straight Wires

The best analytical formulae for the self-inductance of rectangular coils of circular cross section available in the literature were derived from formulae for the partial inductance of straight wires, which, in turn, are based on the well-known formula for the mutual inductance of parallel current...