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smart tags

(1) A browser plug-in that recognizes words and phrases on Web pages and automatically turns them into links to advertisers. Although users may find the tags annoying, website publishers loathe them because they make it easy for the user to move away from their sites. See TopText, banner ad, adserver and in-text advertising.

(2) (Smart Tags) A smart tags feature slated to be built into the Web browser in Windows XP, but removed in the first release of XP due to public opposition. Many considered Microsoft too large and powerful a company to implement such a feature.

(3) Sometimes, RFID tags are referred to as smart tags. See RFID and RFID tag.
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As part of its 'SMART Service Stations' initiative and introduction of cashless ADNOC Wallet-linked payment options, ADNOC Distribution; the UAE's leading operator of retail fuel service stations and commercial fuelling services, is now expanding its SMART Tag installation facilities through new centres and mobile units serving customers throughout the country.
Adnoc Wallet includes three payment methods: Smart Tag via a chip installed at the fuel inlet of the vehicles' fuel tank and linked to the account, Adnoc Plus cards or via ID cards that are linked to the Adnoc account.
The device will be priced from Dh50 and will enable customers to pay for petrol using the Smart Tag, the Adnoc Plus cards and Emirates identity cards.
The ADNOC Wallet allows customers to pay for their purchases at the service stations in three different ways - via the Smart Tag, a smart chip installed at the fuel inlet of the vehicles' fuel tank and linked to the ADNOC Wallet account, the ADNOC Plus cards, or via their ID card that is also linked to the ADNOC Wallet and activated for payments.
Adnoc Wallet allows customers to pay for their purchases at the participating service stations in three different ways: via the Smart Tag, a smart chip installed at the fuel inlet of the vehicle's fuel tank and linked to the Adnoc Wallet account; the Adnoc Plus cards; or via their ID card that is also linked to the Adnoc Wallet and activated for payments.
Trustwave Smart Tag technology provides a simplified and more effective approach to encryption due to its focus on protecting the data itself--not the devices to which data is saved or the networks over which the data travels.
The removable smart tags will be placed on individual garments which can be read by the retail workers from a distance through hand-held scanner.
In the light of the problems resulting from the use of such smart tags, the EP calls for a regulatory framework that takes account of health aspects (impact of radio waves and chips) and the protection of personal data.
It is expected that 75 per cent of those who use the expressway will have smart tags in the future.
The system reties on smart tags that will be embedded on the blood bags as well as on patient wrist bands.
It also has smart tags that mark terms for immediate reference and "click through" ability to recordings during review.
MELZER has also focused on the production of smart tags and tickets, developing the ST-100 and the ST-400 single-track and four-track machines, which process materials of up to 250 pm thickness.

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