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Restraining the snoops; Technology companies step in to do what Congress should to protect the people
October 22, 2014
Obama administration officials seem to think the Constitution gives the government a license to snoop on whomever it pleases, whenever it pleases. The founding document does no such thing, of course, but Congress cannot summon the courage to restrain the executive branch, and the judiciary shows little interest in restraining abuse. That leaves it to the people, through technology, to enforce the inherent right of Americans to be left alone. In the latest version of Apple's iPhone, encryption software scrambles content stored on the device in such a way that, unless the correct password is entered, unauthorized eyes can't browse through the emails, text messages, photographs and contacts stored on the device. Google has announced similar security features coming for Android smartphones.

Oti And Usa Technologies Ready For Apple Pay
October 21, 2014
USA TECHNOLOGIES INC. ("USAT-Q") - Oti And Usa Technologies Ready For Apple Pay USA Technologies Inc., a solutions provider of secure cashless transactions for unattended point-of-sale and On Track Innovations Ltd. (oti)(NASDAQ: OTIV), a global provider of near field communication (NFC) and cashless payment solutions, today confirm that oti's NFC contactless Saturn 6500 readers deployed in the U.S. with USAT's ePort solutions are compatible with Apple Pay, Apple's new mobile payment service, and will accept payment made by consumers with Apple Pay. Apple Pay enables iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch users to make secure cashless payments at terminals that support NFC. oti's Saturn 6500 line of readers was designed specifically for the unattended self-service market, providing reliable support for quick and easy electronic payments involving either magnetic strip or contactless transactions.

Patton Opens SmartNode VoIP CPE to VoIP & UC Appliance Developers; The US-manufactured SmartNode Open Gateway Appliance offers the reliability of Patton VoIP gateways combined with a flexible, open hardware platform for customized business-communications software.; SmartNode(TM)... More than just talk!
October 21, 2014
Patton Electronics -US-manufacturer of award-winning SmartNode (TM) VoIP solutions, BODI rS (TM) High Availability Fixed & Mobile Routers, and CopperLink (TM) Ethernet Extenders-is now taking orders for the new SmartNode(TM) Open Gateway Appliance (SNOGA) that offers customized, IP-based, businesses communications for 2 to 128 concurrent voice or fax calls.

Secure Technologies for Online & Digital Payments Safeguard Consumer's Sensitive Data & Security; Digital Wallets Promise More Convenient Secure Way to Pay
October 21, 2014
Digital payments & mCommerce/eCommerce shift expected to increase global market for mobile payments to $720 billion by 2017: NXTD-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD), Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA), Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), MasterCard Incorporated (NYSE: MA) and eBay Inc. (NASDAQ: EBAY) NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ:NXTD and NXTDW), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market issues a recent blog entry from Mr. David Tunnell, Chief Technology Officer. Mr. Tunnell breaks down Apple Pay in the first of many blog posts examining alternative payment methods in a compare and contrast with their upcoming smart wallet, Wocket.

Apogee Introduces New Ensemble - 30x34 Thunderbolt(TM)Audio Interface for Logic Pro X and Mac
October 21, 2014
ApogeeElectronics, industry leader in digital audio recording technology since 1985, is pleased to introduce the all newEnsemble- a 30x34 Thunderbolt(TM) audio interface for the next generation of home, project and professional Mac-based studios. Blending the best of Apogee's acclaimed innovations from products likeSymphony I/O,Duet,QuartetandJAMwith groundbreaking new features and the power of Intel's Thunderbolt technology, Ensemble provides everything you need to record, edit, mix and master professional quality audio on your Mac using Logic Pro X or any Core Audio based DAW. Photo -http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20141020/153212

Toshiba Debuts New Value-Priced 2-in-1 Convertible PC with a 360-Degree Flip-and-Fold Design; 5 Modes, 1 Device - Sleek and Compact Satellite Radius 11 Converts From Work to Play With Ease
October 21, 2014
Toshiba's Digital Products Division (DPD), a division of Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., today announced the Satellite® Radius(TM) 11, a value-priced 2-in-1 convertible PC with a two-axis hinge that rotates 360-degrees, allowing the device to easily convert from laptop to tablet by just pushing back the 11.6-inch touchscreen1. Powered by Intel® and Windows 8.1, the Radius 11 starts at $329.99 MSRP2. "We expect Satellite Radius 11 to make the grade with consumers and students looking for a highly-portable PC that gives them a bit more flexibility than a traditional clamshell laptop without cutting corners," said Philip Osako, senior director of product marketing, Toshiba America Information Systems, Inc., Digital Products Division. "Our device is sleek, lightweight and delivers plenty of power to handle everyday tasks. The fact that it has a rotational screen just further opens up the range of possibilities for what you can do with it."

oti and USA Technologies Ready for Apple Pay; Partners Expect Rollout of Apple Pay to Accelerate Adoption of Cashless and Mobile Payments in Rapidly Growing Self Serve Retail Market
October 21, 2014
USA Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: USAT), a solutions provider of secure cashless transactions for unattended point-of-sale and On Track Innovations Ltd. (oti) (NASDAQ: OTIV), a global provider of near field communication (NFC) and cashless payment solutions, today confirm that oti's NFC contactless Saturn 6500 readers deployed in the U.S. with USAT's ePort solutions are compatible with Apple Pay, Apple's new mobile payment service, and will accept payment made by consumers with Apple Pay. Apple Pay enables iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch users to make secure cashless payments at terminals that support NFC. oti's Saturn 6500 line of readers was designed specifically for the unattended self-service market, providing reliable support for quick and easy electronic payments involving either magnetic strip or contactless transactions.

oti and USA Technologies Ready for Apple Pay; Partners Expect Rollout of Apple Pay to Accelerate Adoption of Cashless and Mobile Payments in Rapidly Growing Self Serve Retail Market
October 21, 2014
USA Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: USAT), a solutions provider of secure cashless transactions for unattended point-of-sale and On Track Innovations Ltd. (oti) (NASDAQ: OTIV), a global provider of near field communication (NFC) and cashless payment solutions, today confirm that oti's NFC contactless Saturn 6500 readers deployed in the U.S. with USAT's ePort solutions are compatible with Apple Pay, Apple's new mobile payment service, and will accept payment made by consumers with Apple Pay. Apple Pay enables iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, and Apple Watch users to make secure cashless payments at terminals that support NFC. oti's Saturn 6500 line of readers was designed specifically for the unattended self-service market, providing reliable support for quick and easy electronic payments involving either magnetic strip or contactless transactions.

Washington: Electronics Mechanic Leader Job in RICHMOND, KY
October 21, 2014
US Army has issued the following job vacancies: Electronics Mechanic Leader Job in RICHMOND, KY Vacancy No. SWAU142448471235616 Department U.S. Army Chemical Materials Agency Salary $22.92 to $26.76 Grade 11 to 11 Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time Open Date 10/20/2014 Close Date 10/29/2014 Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates Locations: RICHMOND, KY Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully) Job Title:Electronics Mechanic (Leader)

Breaking Tech News: NXT-ID (NASDAQ: NXTD) Chief Technology Officer Comments on Technology Differentiation of Wocket vs. Apple Pay
October 20, 2014
class="blk00-16b">Breaking Tech News: NXT-ID (NASDAQ: NXTD) Chief Technology Officer Comments on Technology Differentiation of Wocket vs. Apple Pay class="c15">Ideas get bigger when you share them...SHELTON Conn. - October 20 2014 (Investorideas.com Newswire) NXT-ID Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company") a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market issues a recent blog entry from Mr. David Tunnell Chief Technology Officer.


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