Latest Forgery Stories

2011-07-05 00:00:30

New certification reflects high focus on combating counterfeiters. Houston, TX (PRWEB) July 04, 2011 Smith & Associates, a quality leader in independent electronics distribution, has now achieved the status of CCAP-101 Certified for the Components Technology Institute, Inc. (CTI) Counterfeit Components Avoidance Program. The CCAP-101 establishes a set of standard procedures across the industry for authenticating electronic components, therefore reducing the risk of counterfeit parts...

2011-06-20 01:10:00

ATLANTA, June 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- World Micro, Inc., announced today that it will be exhibiting at two key electronics industry expos sponsored by the Surface Mount Technology Association (SMTA) this month. World Micro's director of quality, Gary Beckstedt will present his paper, Supply Chain Management and Internal Inspection Techniques to Mitigate Counterfeit Component Impact at both events. The paper addresses how opportunistic criminal activities related to counterfeit electronic...

2011-06-14 14:05:00

NEW YORK, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- InkSure's president & CEO, Tal Gilat, has been confirmed as a finalist for the 2011 ID People Awards. The ID People Awards are given to thought leaders who have distinguished themselves in the areas of citizen ID, transportation security and asset tracking. Gilat is a recognized leader at the forefront of thought and innovation in the anti-counterfeiting and brand protection technology industry. Since joining InkSure Technologies as president...

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  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.