Posts

Showing posts from March, 2014

Witness the Evolution of Smart: Press Conference and Launch Event for Wocket(TM), a Next Generation Smart Wallet, to Be Held in New York City, May 28th: Pre-Ordering Available Following Event

Witness the Evolution of Smart Press Conference and Launch Event for Wocket(TM), a Next Generation Smart Wallet, to Be Held in New York City, May 28th Pre-Ordering Available Following Event
"Wocket(TM) Has the Capability to Change the Way People Make Credit Card Transactions Worldwide"- Gino Pereira, Chief Executive Officer
SHELTON, CT--(Marketwired - Mar 31, 2014)

NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD) a biometric authentication company focused on the growing m-commerce market, announces the first corporate launch event and press conference for its next generation smart wallet, Wocket™, designed to replace all the cards in your wallet. The event will take place in New York City on May 28th.

The marketing event and press conference will give consumers and media a first-hand look at the Wocket™ Smart Wallet, the Wocket™ Card, its new logo and brand images, new consumer video and new packaging. Following the event, consumers will be able to pre-order Wocket™ online.


First…

HemCon Medical Technologies Revenue Growth Surges in Japan

HemCon Medical Technologies Revenue Growth Surges in Japan

WESTPORT, Conn., March 24, 2014 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/

HemCon Medical Technologies, Inc. (“HemCon”), a wholly owned subsidiary of TriStar Wellness Solutions(R), Inc. (OTCQB: TWSI) and a leading developer and marketer of advanced medical products, announced today significant sales growth and momentum for the HemCon hemostatic product line in Japan. Sales for the first quarter of 2014 exceed overall sales for the previous year, and are trending to bring significant growth for the remainder of the year. This growth is fueled by new focus on sales and marketing efforts of HemCon’s exclusive partner in Japan, Zeria Pharmaceuticals Ltd. Co. (Zeria), who has worked with the HemCon product line since 2010, ensuring the current and newly developed products become the standard of care for hemostasis in the country. Japan has the third largest global woundcare market, estimated to growth to $2.3B by 2016.

The HemCon product…

NXTD In Magazine Article MobileSecurityZone.com

Image
NXT-ID Files for 'Un-Password' Dynamic Pairing Patent
By: Rory Lidstone
Mobile Security Contributing Writer

Many consider biometrics to be the secret to achieving better, easier security but, like any authentication method, biometrics isn’t perfect. Fortunately, biometric authentication company NXT-ID is working on improving on biometric authentication, starting with the submission of a patent application for dynamic pairing.

Following up on U.S. provisional patent application No. 61/802,681, NXT-ID has filed patent application 14/049175 for “The ‘Un-Password’: risk aware end-to-end multi-factor authentication via dynamic pairing.

Put simply, the patent represents advancements in biometric and cryptographic authentication, as well as another technology crucial to NXT-ID’s upcoming payment and identity product ‘the Wocket.’ Wocket is a new biometrically secure smart wallet that aims to replace the traditional wallet, along with the number of credit cards consumers…

NXTD on MSN Money Today!

Security Payment Platforms Improving Mobile Commerce: Company Aims To Patent Authentication Application
Market news briefings for technology companies striving to provide a safer mobile commerce market for consumers: NXT-ID, Inc. NXTD, Apple, Inc. AAPL, Ebay, Inc. EBAY, Google Inc. GOOG and NXP Semiconductors NV NXPI
NXT-ID, Inc., NXTD, a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announced today that it has submitted a patent application for dynamic pairing. As a follow up to U.S. provisional patent application No. 61/802,681, NXT-ID has filed patent application 14/049175 for:

THE "UN-PASSWORD™: RISK AWARE END-TO-END MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION VIA DYNAMIC PAIRING

This patent represents advancements in biometric and cryptographic authentication, and another key technology to NXT-ID's widely anticipated next generation payment and identity product -- the Wocket™.

The full press release is available here:finance.yahoo.com
Dynamic pa…

NXTD-ID patents the "Un-Password"

NXT-ID Patents the "Un-Password" A Dynamic Authentication and Encryption Method to Reduce Data Breaches and Fraud NXT-ID, Inc., (OTCQB: NXTD), a biometric authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, announced today that it has submitted a patent application for dynamic pairing. As a follow up to U.S. provisional patent application No. 61/802,681, NXT-ID has filed patent application 14/049175 for
THE "UN-PASSWORD™: RISK AWARE END-TO-END MULTI-FACTOR AUTHENTICATION VIA DYNAMIC PAIRING.
This patent represents advancements in biometric and cryptographic authentication, and another key technology to NXT-ID's widely anticipated next generation payment and identity product -- the Wocket™.

Dynamic pairing addresses several vulnerabilities facing current authentication methods. These include "brute force" attacks, where attacking computers systematically check all possible passwords until one is found, and "man in the mid…

RTXBQ to Help Sponsor Texas NORML Benefit at Willie Nelson's Cut N Putt This Weekend

Republic Of Texas Brands To Help Sponsor Texas NORML BenefitWillie Nelson's Cut N Putt Event is this Weekend
DALLAS, TX--(Marketwired - Mar 19, 2014) -

Republic of Texas Brands, Inc. (RTXBQ), through its totally owned Cannabis-Holdings.com website, will be at the Willie Nelson's Pedernales Cut N Putt in Spicewood on Saturday, March 22nd for the Texas NORML event. CHILLO-energy will be served at the event and is also offered for sale at the Pro Shop. Cannabis-Holdings.com will be a sponsor at the event.

Texas NORML's is hosting a Music & Arts Festival and Golf Tournament this Saturday, March 22nd at Willie Nelson's infamous golf course and music studio. We're raising funds for our first ever Veterans' Summit in Austin this July, so please come out and enjoy the day while supporting a great cause.

Golf tickets are sold out, but for only $15 you can join us for a fun filled day of music, comedy, live painting, glass blowing and more! The venue wi…

Biometrics

Biometrics 
By John R. Platt

"On the cusp." That's how almost everyone I spoke with described the biometrics industry, which seems poised for massive growth over the next few years. Why is that? Biometrics — the ability to automatically identify people by their physical characteristics or other traits — has been around for years, most notably in security applications, but Apple's recent addition of a fingerprint scanner to the iPhone 5 has kicked off a wave of new interest in biometric applications for consumer devices.

As a result, Rawlson King, contributing editor of the news site BiometricUpdate.com, says "I think we're about to see an explosion in the industry." Art Stewart, vice president of the biometric products division at Synaptics, agrees: "We're in a massive period of growth compared to the past 10 years," he says.

It's not just consumer products: there are still plenty of brand-new applications for biometric…