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Delta launches biometrics to board aircraft at Reagan Washington National Airport

WASHINGTON , July 20, 2017 Delta (NYSE: DAL ) customers now can use fingerprints instead of their boarding pass to board any Delta aircraft at Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA). Delta launches biometrics to board aircraft at Reagan Washington National Airport Delta's biometric boarding pass experience that launched in May at the D... [Comments]

ATA Welcomes Seeing Machines to ATA Featured Product Program

ARLINGTON, Va. , June 30, 2017 Today, American Trucking Associations announced Seeing Machines, a leading developer and supplier of face and eye tracking software, became the newest member to the ATA Featured Product provider program. "Artificial intelligence and advanced sensing algorithms have created an innovative way to monitor a driver's attentiveness levels... [Comments]

IBM Research and Cornell University to Use Genetic Sequencing and Big Data Analytics to Help Keep Global Milk Supply Safe

ARMONK, N.Y. and ITHACA, N.Y. , June 23, 2017  IBM (NYSE: IBM ) and Cornell University, a leader in dairy research, today announced a new collaboration using next-generation sequencing combined with bioinformatics designed to help reduce the chances that the global milk supply is impacted by safety breaches. With the onset of this dairy project, Cornell University has... [Comments]

VivaTech 2017: Startups to Showcase New AI-based Solutions Built with IBM Watson

PARIS , June 15, 2017  IBM (NYSE: IBM ) is introducing several innovative partner startups at VivaTech 2017, the international tech event dedicated to developing collaboration between startups and global businesses, taking place in Paris on June 15-17. During the event, nine startups will showcase the solutions they have built with IBM Watson to deliver value in... [Comments]

Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) and Movendo Technology Launch the Production of their First 30 Rehabilitative Hunova Robots

GENOA, Italy , May 23, 2017  Hunova, the first robotic gym for the rehabilitation and functional motor sense evaluation of lower limbs and trunk, has been officially launched in Genoa, Italy . The first 30 robots will be available from June in Europe and the USA . The technology was developed and patented at the IIT laboratories and has been launched on the marke... [Comments]

Veratad Joins Identity Leaders in Washington D.C. for Inaugural K(NO)W Identity Conference 2017

TEANECK, N.J. , May 16, 2017  Veratad Technologies, LLC ( ), an innovative and industry leading provider of online age and identity verification solutions, announced today they will participate as a sponsor of the K(NO)W Identity Conference 2017, May 15 thru May 17, 2017, in Washington D.C.'s Ronald Regan Building and International Trade Center. Iden... [Comments]

Bridge Patient Portal and MD EMR Systems Partner to Build Integration Between Bridge Patient Portal and GE Centricity EMR and CPS

DALLAS , May 16, 2017   Bridge Patient Portal , an enterprise patient portal for health organizations, and MD EMR Systems , an electronic medical record solutions developer and certified development partner for GE, have established a partnership to build an interface between the Bridge Patient Portal product and the GE Centricity™ products, including Centricity Practice S... [Comments]

Ram Group Announces World's First Full-Body Biometric Authentication Technology

SINGAPORE , May 5, 2017 RAM Group , Singaporean based technology firm, has just announced a new breakthrough in biometric authentication based on a novel  quantum-state sensor that exploits quantum mechanical properties to perform biometric authentication. These new sensors are based on a revolutionary new smart semiconductor material created by Ram Group and... [Comments]

How to Improve Refugee Vetting Now; a 9/11 Commission Border Counsel Perspective

WASHINGTON , April 24, 2017 Janice Kephart , former 9/11 Commission border counsel and partner with  Identity Strategy Partners, LLP (IdSP) , today issues the following statement: "With or without President Trump's March 6, 2017 Executive Order: Protecting the Nation from Foreign Terrorist Entry , refugee vetting can be instilled with greater confidenc... [Comments]

Military Biometrics Market: Demand for Advanced Technologies to Stop Illegal Immigration to Fuel Growth | TMR

ALBANY, New York , April 19, 2017 The global military biometrics market is highly competitive, as its vendor landscape is marked by the presence of several large global players. The dominance in the market is however held by five major players - 3M Cogent, NEC Corporation, M2SYS Technology, Crossmatch, and Safran. Together these companies accounted for nearly 61% of the glob... [Comments]

Socionext's New Media Edge Server with Codec Functionality Enables Expanded Video Data Utilization Solutions

SUNNYVALE, Calif. , April 18, 2017  Socionext Inc., a global expert in SoC-based imaging and computing solutions, has developed a prototype of a media edge server, the M820, which features the company's hybrid codec technology. A demonstration utilizing TeraFaces ® , the face recognition software provided by Tera Probe, Inc., will be showcased during the upcoming Medtec Ja... [Comments]

Medicine News

The Margarian Law Firm Files Suit against Canada Dry Ginger Ale for Allegedly Containing No Ginger

(PRWEB) July 21, 2017 The Margarian Law Firm has filed a class action lawsuit against Dr. Pepper for falsely advertising the contents of its ginger ale for allegedly containing no ginger. Dr. Pepper produces the “Canada Dry” brand of ginger ale products. In Gegham Margaryan v. Dr. Pepper Sn... [Comments]

Yisrayl Hawkins Says There is a Peaceful Solution to End World Wars and Offers Plan in New Post

(PRWEB) July 21, 2017 Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer at The House of Yahweh in Abilene, Texas, has written a new post this week that rebukes the use of violence and aggression to solve problems and pleads with world leaders to be more open about positive changes. Yisrayl says the use of... [Comments]

Grant from CR Bard Supports Music Therapy at NJ Adult Day Center

Basking Ridge, NJ (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 The Visiting Nurse Association of Somerset Hills (VNA) has received a $5,000 grant from the C. R. Bard Foundation, Inc. to support the music therapy program offered at the Adult Day Center at Somerset Hills , a service available through the nonprof... [Comments]

MedMatchPlus+ Launches New Residency Application Supplemental Tool for Medical Students

NEW ORLEANS, La. (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 MedMatchPlus+ has launched a residency application supplemental tool to allow 4th-year medical students improve their chances of acceptance to a residency in a United States hospital. Being accepted into a residency is challenging, particularly for those... [Comments]

New Time-In Toolkit Helps Parents Ditch Time-Outs

ST. LOUIS, MO (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 “Kids aren't born knowing how to regulate their emotions any more than they are born knowing how to tie their shoes,” says Suzanne Tucker, Founder of St. Louis-based positive education company Generation Mindful. To help with that daunting task, she has... [Comments]

Sharon Kleyne Supports Preventable Blindness Efforts In China

Grants Pass, OR (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 Sharon Kleyne is proud of the fact that in recent weeks Nature’s Tears® EyeMist®, the signature product of her research center at Bio-Logic Aqua Research® Water Life Science®, has been released in China, the country with the world’s la... [Comments]

West Dermatology Fresno Happy to Announce July Arrival of “Tu” Tuantu Doan Vu, PA-C

Fresno, CA (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 West Dermatology is pleased to announce the newest addition to their Fresno, California location, Ms. “Tu” Tuantu Doan Vu, PA-C. Beginning July 17, 2017, Ms. Vu will join West Dermatology’s large network of medical and cosmetic dermatology practices, bringing... [Comments]

Patients Can Expect to Stay Active, Enjoy High Quality of Life 10 Years after ACL Surgery

TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 In the first prospective ACL reconstruction cohort with over 80% follow-up at 10 years, researchers from the Multicenter Orthopaedics Outcome Network (MOON) demonstrated that patients could perform sports-related functions and maintain a high kne... [Comments]

Different Surgical Approaches Offer Patients Improved Quality of Life After ACL Reconstruction

TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 The most common surgical techniques used to repair a torn anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) offer patients improved quality of life five years after injury, according to research presented today at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medi... [Comments]

Assessing Concussion Symptom Presentation May Provide Insight into Rise in Rates

TORONTO, ONTARIO, CANADA (PRWEB) July 21, 2017 How physicians and athletic trainers assess symptoms may give insight into why concussion rates are on the rise, say researchers presenting their work at the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine’s Annual Meeting today in Toronto, On... [Comments]

TransPixel Volume 2 was Released by Pixel Film Studios for Final Cut

Aliso Viejo, CA (PRWEB) July 20, 2017 TransPixel Volume 2 is a set of transitions that create a pixel sorting effect when placed between two clips in the FCPX timeline. This effect isolates horizontal and vertical lines of pixels and sorts their pixels by darkness, brightness, or RGB. Each tr... [Comments]

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