Biology News

Granite Club First Private Club in North America to Implement FST Biometrics Secure Access Solution, as Part of Multi-million Dollar Expansion

3/26/2015
TORONTO , March 26, 2015 The Granite Club, Canada's premier family, social, recreation and athletic club, today announced it has implemented a state-of-the-art access and security system designed to allow freedom of movement for members and staff, while restricting access to authorized users only. "Following a comprehensive process, we selected FST's IMID Access system... [Comments]

Global Iris Recognition Market 2015-2019 with 3M Cogent, Bioenable Technologies, Cross Match Technology, Iris ID Systems & Safran Dominating

3/24/2015
DUBLIN , Mar. 24, 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/hdgz7h/global_iris ) has announced the addition of the "Global Iris Recognition Market 2015-2019" report to their offering. The analysts forecast the Global Iris Recognition market to grow at a CAGR of 23.5 percent over the period 2014-2019 This report covers the present scenario an... [Comments]

Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: Face Recognition Gains Prominence in Immigration Control

3/24/2015
DUBLIN , Mar. 24, 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/kvdtcw/face_and_voice ) has announced the addition of the "Face and Voice Biometrics - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Face and Voice Biometrics in US$ Thousands by the following Segments: Face Biometrics, and... [Comments]

NexID Begins Shipments Of Version 2.0 Fake-Finger-Detection Solution

3/24/2015
WASHINGTON , March 24, 2015   NexID Biometrics LLC, whose spoof-mitigation technology boosts protection in applications with critical security-authentication needs, today announced the beginning of shipments of version 2.0 of its industry leading fake-finger-detection (FFD) solution. The company, based in Potsdam, N.Y. , is making the announcement at the three-day Co... [Comments]

Crossmatch Fingerprint Readers Help Retailer Prevent Data Breaches at Point-of-Sale

3/24/2015
PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. , March 24, 2015   Crossmatch ™, a leading provider of biometric identity management solutions, today announced that its U.are.U ® 4500 Fingerprint Readers are enabling premium clothing accessory retailer Goorin Bros . to achieve PCI compliance for Point-of-Sale (POS) login. The Crossmatch biometrics-based solution secures access to th... [Comments]

Technology Research Note Update from SoundView; Real-World Usage and Feedback of Wocket Smart Wallet at CVS, Whole Foods and other Retailers

3/23/2015
BOSTON, Mass , March 23, 2015 SoundView Technology Group issues a new research update following the recent shipment of NXT-ID's (NASDAQ: NXTD ) Wocket smart wallet. SoundView was one of the selected user groups to provide real- world user feedback on their experience with the Wocket in multiple scenarios and outlets. Soundview shares their experience at CVS, Whole Foo... [Comments]

HOYOS Labs to Showcase Host of Biometrics Technologies at Connect:ID in Washington, D.C.

3/23/2015
NEW YORK , March 23, 2015   HOYOS Labs , a leading global authentication infrastructure and digital property management company, today announced that the Company will demonstrate multiple biometrics-based technologies under its identity assertion platform for both enterprise and consumers at Connect:ID on March 23 through 25, 2015, in Washington, D.C. HOYOS Labs will h... [Comments]

Polygraph Test Now Used to Protect Investors From Fraud

3/23/2015
LOS ANGELES , March 23, 2015  In the 2014 fiscal year, irs.gov recorded over $100 million in Federal fraud case conviction losses. This figure accounts for a fraction of the estimated losses for financial fraud, which, according to The Nilson Report, exceeds $11 billion globally. The polygraph has traditionally been used as an investigative tool after a crime has occurred.... [Comments]

NXT-ID's Wocket Smart Wallet to Launch New CNBC Regional TV Ad Campaign

3/23/2015
OXFORD, Conn. , Mar. 23, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ) ("NXT-ID" or the "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announces its biometric payment technology, the Wocket® smart wallet, will start a new advertising campaign on CNBC television starting March 30 th . The new 30 second ads will commence airing in Ne... [Comments]

India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020 - STMicroelectronics held the largest share in 2014

3/20/2015
DUBLIN , Mar. 20, 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4stcg3/india_sensors ) has announced the addition of the "India Sensors Market Forecast and Opportunities 2020" report to their offering. The sensor market is projected to grow at a CAGR over 20% through 2020 Consumer electronics, automotive, industrial and healthcare sectors are th... [Comments]

Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report 2015: An Essential Security Component for both Government & Enterprise Sector

3/20/2015
DUBLIN , Mar. 19, 2015 Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/rswjb4/hand_geometry ) has announced the addition of the "Hand Geometry - Global Strategic Business Report" report to their offering. This report analyzes the worldwide markets for Hand Geometry in US$ Thousands. The report provides separate comprehensive analytics for the US, Canad... [Comments]

Medicine News

Federal Court Overseeing Testosterone Treatment Lawsuits Schedules April Case Management Conference

3/29/2015
New York, NY (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 The federal court overseeing hundreds of testosterone treatment lawsuits ( http://www.testosteronelawsuithub.com/ ) pending in the U.S. District Court, Northern District of Illinois, has scheduled the litigation’s next Case Management Conference for April 21st at 1:30 p.m. Court records indicate that the meeting will address the progress of product liabil... [Comments]

Krame Health Solutions Announces Release of AfroHealthLink, an Interactive Health Resource Center Tailored to Individuals of African & Caribbean Descent Around the World

3/29/2015
Washington, D.C. USA (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 At this initial launch, the Afro Health Link platform provides basic health information around medical conditions that individuals face, giving them the opportunity to discuss these challenges as well as helping them find solutions to overcome them. Afro Health Link addresses six medical conditions using evidenced based information in print and... [Comments]

Youth Villages Partners with Two Oregon Counties to Advance Pay-for-Success Model to Help At-Risk Youth

3/29/2015
PORTLAND, Ore. (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 Youth Villages will participate in a partnership with Multnomah and Marion counties in Oregon to assess the feasibility of implementing a Pay for Success model to help youth with emotional and behavioral problems and their families. Third Sector Capital Partners Inc. ran a national competition to select participants that will be provided technical as... [Comments]

Introducing TranSports for Final Cut Pro X Users from Pixel Film Studios

3/29/2015
Aliso Viejo, California (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 Final Cut Pro X plugin designers have revealed a new transition from Pixel Film Studios, entitled TranSports. “TranSports is a compilation of 12 sports transitions made exclusively for Final Cut Pro X,” said Christiana Austin, CEO of Pixel Film Studios. “We’ve given our users the tools needed to effortlessly transition using this cool spo... [Comments]

North American Seminars received Texas PT PTA Approval for Online Continuing Education Courses

3/29/2015
Franklin, TN (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 North American Seminars receives Texas Board Physical Therapy Approval for several PT Online Continuing Education Courses . Utilizing Pilates to Enhance Rehab Outcomes - 10.0 hours of CME - TPTA, approval # 56399TX      The Interactive Shoulder Algorithm - Master the evaluation of the shoulder complex - 10.5 hours - Texas Boa... [Comments]

March Homeostasis: Publius’ Go Endo-Cannabinoid Update ~ New on the Bryan William Brickner Blog

3/29/2015
Chicago, IL (PRWEB) March 29, 2015 “Health is an endo thing, from within,” opened Bryan W. Brickner, “and as we learn more about the cannabinoid system … we learn it’s where health begins.” In March Homeostasis: Publius’ Go Endo-Cannabinoid Update ~ new on the Bryan William Brickner Blog, homeostatic health, or endo-healing, is celebrated. Publius, of The Cannabis Papers: A citizen’s g... [Comments]

Rocket Pure Releases New Natural Sunscreens For Athletes

3/28/2015
Bellingham, WA (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Rocket Pure , a manufacturer of natural body care products for athletes, recently announced the release of their new natural sunscreen. They are offering the sunscreen in both 1 ounce and 3 ounce packages. Both options come with a bonus lip balm sunscreen. The new products can be purchased at RocketPure.com or on Amazon. Click to see the natural... [Comments]

New Research Impliments Coffee May Help Fight Gum Disease and Increasing Benefits With Tylers Coffee

3/28/2015
Tucson, AZ (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Coffee could not only perk you up in the morning but could also help protect you from gum disease, researchers have found. They found that those who drank coffee were protected against gum disease. Coffee contains antioxidants. Antioxidants fight gum disease. Does coffee, then, help fight gum disease? That is the question researchers at Boston Univ. H... [Comments]

How Coffee Habits Relate to Our Genetic Code and Enhancing the Caffeine Experience

3/28/2015
Tucson, AZ. (PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Could genetic code determine someone’s coffee habit? Apparently so, according to a new study by researchers at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (HSPH). Produced with the support of the Coffee and Caffeine Genetics Consortium and published in the journal Molecular Psychiatry this past fall, the study—one of several recent HSPH investigat... [Comments]

A Grim Endless Runner Game Was Featured on NewsWatch Television on January 30, 2015

3/28/2015
(PRWEB) March 28, 2015 "Necrorun" was featured on NewsWatch as part of its monthly AppWatch, which takes a look at the latest and coolest applications on the market for iOS, Android, and Windows. Joe Troohey, the host of NewsWatch and technology expert, conducted the app review and shared with viewers how this is an entertaining endless runner game with knights, nature, and peasan... [Comments]

Bypass Your Heartburn Worries This Easter With Tylers Coffee

3/28/2015
(PRWEB) March 28, 2015 Take a bite of warm, gooey pepperoni pizza, and your digestive system kicks into action. Acids tumble into the stomach, ready to break down your meal. In many people, a faulty valve-like structure lets these acids run amok, triggering a burning sensation in the chest. Heartburn is an extremely common symptom. More than 60 million Americans have heartburn at least once... [Comments]

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