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What’s In Your Bio Wallet?

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What’s In Your Bio Wallet?


http://www.sensorsmag.com/sensors/what-s-your-bio-wallet-12504

Not a new cyber vehicle for stir-fry cooking, the Wocket, as described by its maker NXT-ID, Inc., is a next-generation biometrically-secure wallet, a.k.a., bio wallet. Expected to hit the market in the first quarter of 2014, the Wocket’s purpose is to replace traditional wallets and the number of cards we all carry around in them. An episode of Seinfeld comes to mind in which George Costanza carries around a wallet the thickness of a Carnegie Deli sandwich that causes him more physical distress than actually consuming said sandwich.



Essentially, the Wocket is a card with a programmable magnetic strip. Users can program up to 100 cards into it, i.e., credit, debit, ATM cards, as well as personal IDs, medical records, those multitude of supermarket membership and reward cards, etc. At this point, it does not appear to support public transportation cards like New York’s MetroCard. But t…

Julie May: Credit cards becoming extinct

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Julie May: Credit cards becoming extinct

http://www.tennessean.com/article/20131222/BUSINESS/312220044/2264/BUSINESS04?gcheck=1

With new technology released every day, will credit cards become a thing of the past, just as road maps, alarm clocks and encyclopedias have?

Digital wallets such as Wocket and Coin, which will arrive in 2014, are hinting at “yes.”

Digital wallets provide users a way to pay for purchases by swiping a card that holds personal information, such as your credit and debit cards, loyalty cards and gift cards.

While some apps, such as Starbucks, serve as digital wallets, they are typically single-purposed. For example, the Starbucks app allows me to maintain a credit balance for purchases at Starbucks only. I go into the coffee shop, order a grande latte, show them the bar code on my phone and, voila, the amount of my purchase has been deducted from my balance. That was pretty neat 18 months ago. Now, not so much.

Fast forward to 2014, when digital w…

The Wocket Hopes To Replace Your Wallet

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This article was just released in GadgetReview.com!

The Wocket Hopes To Replace Your Wallet



http://www.gadgetreview.com/2013/12/the-wocket-hopes-to-replace-your-wallet.html



The age of electronic wallets is officially here. First there was the Coin, now the Wocket by NXT-ID wants to replace all your credit cards. Scheduled to launch early 2014, The Wocket works anywhere a credit card is taken and can be used with your biometric or touch screen authentication acne select which card you want to use, which will then substitute that card in your wallet. Your security is never compromised since it uses no personal information on its magnetic strop so the risk of fraud is reduced. It can hold about 100 cards, coupons, gift cards, etc. It can even hold medical records, IDs, rewards/loyalty cards and many more. Card info is erased after every transaction, too. The card reader plugs in directly to the Wocket and it fathers replaceable CR batteries in the Wocket with unlimited battery…

Markets Poised for Healthy 2014 as Biometrics Makes Strides in Technology Sector - Company Strengthens Board with Industry's Top Leaders

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NXTD News December 18, 2013

Markets Poised for Healthy 2014 as Biometrics Makes Strides in Technology Sector - Company Strengthens Board with Industry's Top Leaders




http://www.marketwatch.com/story/markets-poised-for-healthy-2014-as-biometrics-makes-strides-in-technology-sector-company-strengthens-board-with-industrys-top-leaders-2013-12-18

Tech leaders close out 2013 with beneficial internal moves and acquisitions: NXT-ID, Inc. (otcqb:NXTD), Symantec Corporation (NASDAQ:SYMC) , Avago Technologies Limited (NASDAQ:AVGO) , Nuance Communications, Inc. (NASDAQ:NUAN) and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL)



NXT-ID, Inc. (otcqb:NXTD) Headline News: NXT-ID Appoints Two Former MasterCard Executives to Its Newly Formed Advisory Board And Shows First Images of the Biometrically Secure Wallet, The Wocket(TM). NXT-ID, a biometrics company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces the appointment of two key advisory board members, Mr. Lawrence Flanagan and Mr. Ken Moy. The appointments …

NXT-ID Appoints Two Former MasterCard Executives to Its Newly Formed Advisory Board

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NXT-ID Shows First Images of the Biometrically Secure Wallet, The Wocket(TM)


SHELTON, CT–(Marketwired – Dec 17, 2013) – NXT-ID, Inc. (OTCQB: NXTD), a biometrics company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces the appointment of two key advisory board members, Mr. Lawrence Flanagan and Mr. Ken Moy. The appointments from the card payment industry align with the company’s roll-out and 2014 launch of The Wocket™, a next generation biometrically secure wallet.

“We are honored and excited to have two luminaries of the card payment world on our advisory board,” said Gino Pereira, CEO of NXT-ID, Inc. “Their experience is invaluable to our future prospects and growth for The Wocket™. We look forward to growing our advisory board over the next few months with equally talented and experienced individuals.”


Mr. Lawrence Flanagan is President and Founder of New Tech Haven since January 2013 and was formerly the Executive Dean at the University of New Haven College of Bu…
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UMeWorld Announces Recent Business Developments
UMeWorld trades on the OTCQB as UMEWF $.30



http://finance.yahoo.com/news/umeworld-announces-recent-business-developments-123900477.html
UMeWorld Limited (UMEWF) an emerging digital media company based in China, today announces its recent business developments as of December 16, 2013 and the outlook for the 1st quarter of 2014.


Press Releases Issued During the Period: 

Dec 3, 2013 – UMeWorld to Monetize its UMeLook Video Platform.
Nov 26, 2013 - UMeWorld Releases UMFun™ Final Version, Praised by China State Media.
Nov 8, 2013 – UMeWorld’s Video Platform Surpasses 7.2 Million Unique Visitors.
Oct 14, 2013 – UMeWorld Launches Revamped Brand Channels on UMeLook.com.
Oct 1, 2013 – UMeWorld Launches UMFun™.
Sep 18, 2013 – UMeWorld Provides Corporate Update. 

Recent Corporate Development During the Period: 

UMeWorld presents at SeeThruEquity Microcap Investor Conference in New York City.
UMeWorld initiates two online Investor Relation prog…

Be The First to see the new Amazing Electronic Wallet~ The WOCKET!

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NXT-Id’s new Wocket has been unveiled for the very first time today!
See the new WOCKET at:http://thewocket.com/

These industry developments increase our confidence and enthusiasm for the NXT-ID (NXTD) Wocket(TM) both as a digital wallet and a potential secure storage option for Bitcoins. The Wocket has a much more robust design in terms of security and usability. NXT-ID is an early stage technology company going after a large market. SoundView Technology Group points out that based on initial traction and a conservative intrinsic valuation (IV) model show a fair value of $11/share we see NXT-ID continuing to benefit from intensive investor attention to this space.




About the Soundview Technology Group: 

New research note points to recent industry developments as important drivers to adoption of the upcoming NXT-ID, Inc. (otcqb:NXTD) Wocket(TM). Over 7 million consumers have watched a marketing video for a new digital wallet with a very limited feature set. Consumer intere…

Wind. It’s clean, renewable and helps make the Planet Earth just a little bit Greener! Wind Works Power is all about Healthy Planet Earth.

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Wind Works Power is all about Healthy Planet Earth



Wind Works Power trades on the Otc Market as: WWPW

Renewable electricity records are falling every day. In early October, Germany recently hit a 59 percent renewable peak, Colorado utility Xcel Energy peaked at 60 percent wind at the beginning of the year, and Spain got its top power supply from wind for three months leading into 2013.

But that’s chump change compared with Denmark. According to data from Energinet, the national grid operator, wind power has produced 30 percent of gross power consumption to date in 2013. This includes over 90 hours where wind produced more than all of Denmark’s electricity needs, peaking at 122 percent on October 28, at 2:00 a.m.

And Denmark has plans to get to 50 percent more wind by 2020, creating even bigger hourly peaks. Energinet predicts the country may hit as many as 1,000 hours per year of power surplus.

Third Quarter 2013 power data from Energinet.dk shows wind (red) and total …

Wind Works Power Ensures A Green Future For Our Children

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 A Green way to generate electricity, Wind Power!
Wind energy is clean, cost effective, and one of the fastest growing sources of new energy in the world. With only a few windmills, electricity can be supplied for thousands of homes.

Wind Works (otc: WWPW) now operates 4.6 megawatts in Germany, in which it has a 49% ownership stake. In addition, Wind Works is developing 77 megawatts of near-term permitted projects in Germany; 70 megawatts of FIT contracted projects in Ontario; and 425 megawatts of projects in the United States.

Our mission is to provide the opportunity for people to participate in the development of renewable wind energy projects. We believe in making sound, environmentally conscious investments that are good for our shareholders and our planet. To eliminate one person`s carbon footprint of 10 tons each year (for Germany), it only takes a modern windmill 1 day by producing approx. 20,000 kilowatt hours of zero emission energy.

For more information, please vis…

Stock Pumpers: NXTD’s new Pocket WOCKET article published at bank...

Stock Pumpers: NXTD’s new Pocket WOCKET article published at bank...: Article released in banking-business-review.com on NXT-id’s new Pocket WOCKET http://payments.banking-business-review.com/news/nxt-i...

NXTD’s new Pocket WOCKET article published at banking-business-review.com

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Article released in banking-business-review.com on NXT-id’s new Pocket WOCKET



http://payments.banking-business-review.com/news/nxt-id-to-launch-next-generation-electronic-wallet-the-wocket-031213-4140483

NXT-ID to launch next generation electronic wallet ‘The Wocket’

NXT-ID, (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometrics company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, is planning to roll out its next generation wallet, The Wocket, during the first quarter of 2014.


The Wocket, which will be used wherever credit cards are accepted, has been designed to replace all the cards with a single, secure smart card.

The new electronic wallet, which can only be used with a biometric or touch screen authentication, supports most payment methods currently available at a point-of-sale (POS) at retailers, globally.
NXT-ID said that its Wocket will replace all the cards in a customer’s wallet with one single re-programmable card within a secure biometric vault.

Users can access it with security on t…

Today’s top Biometrics & Tech news updates for advancing eCommerce and Internet Leaders : NXT-ID (OTCQB: NXTD), Twitter TWTR, Facebook Inc. FB, Apple Inc. APPL and Microsoft, Inc. MSFT.

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Today’s top Biometrics & Tech news updates for advancing eCommerce and Internet Leaders : NXT-ID (OTCQB: NXTD), Twitter TWTR, Facebook Inc. FB, Apple Inc. APPL and Microsoft, Inc. MSFT. 
NXT-ID, Inc’s (OTCQB: NXTD), The Wocket(TM) contains a single secure smart card that can hold up to 100 cards and is designed to replace all the cards in your wallet. The Wocket(TM) works anywhere that credit cards are accepted and can only be used with your biometric or touch screen authentication. The Wocket(TM) is scheduled to come to market in the first quarter of 2014.



COIN, a company that puts eight credit cards in one COIN is taking pre-orders from consumers for delivery in the summer in 2014. Management believes believe Coin is a substantial improvement on how consumer…