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2010-02-09 07:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, a community information service, offers law enforcement agencies the only secure, real-time, hyper-local communications technology to issue Silver Alerts--public notifications specific to locating missing seniors with Alzheimer's, dementia and other mental disabilities. Used by law enforcement in 24 states, Silver Alerts drive community search and rescue efforts. Nixle distribution of Silver Alerts is free to all law enforcement agencies. "We...

2010-01-15 17:23:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Jan. 15 /PRNewswire/ -- To protect against Internet fraud and ensure Haiti earthquake relief donations reach the intended destinations, the FBI released an in-depth alert yesterday on how U.S. residents can safely help Haitians through contributions. The FBI Alert reached the nation's 18,000 police departments. For the first time, through one standardized service, more than 170,000 Americans received the FBI's safety instructions over their cell phones. The Alert was...

2009-12-08 14:09:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Dec. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, the community information service that delivers authenticated, real-time updates and alerts to citizen subscribers, is quickly becoming the alert method of choice for law enforcement agencies across the country. Within the past few weeks, the system has been used to help bring a fugitive into custody, locate an elderly Alzheimer's patient and provide details on availability of H1N1 flu vaccination supplies. In just short of 8 months, more than...

2009-10-22 10:37:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Oct. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, LLC, the first secure and authenticated communication service for location-based information, today provided a business update. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20091022/PH97204LOGO ) Craig Mitnick, Founder and CEO of Nixle, commented, "We see immense opportunity in the SMS distribution network sector and have uniquely positioned Nixle as the only authenticated and hyperlocal messaging technology. Over the past year, we...

2009-08-20 07:37:00

SAN FRANCISCO, Aug. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, a secure community information tool, which has been rapidly adopted by over 1,800 law enforcement agencies across the country, is now offering its free technology to hospitals and schools to provide critical real-time alerts on the H1N1 Flu. With more than 55 million children set to go back to the classroom in a matter of weeks, H1N1 Flu continues to be a top concern for parents, school administrators and healthcare professionals across the...

2009-07-10 09:13:00

CHERRY HILL, N.J., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, America's new community information service, for the first time will provide National Night Out participants access to its real-time messaging technology. Registered police and sheriff departments, municipalities and neighborhood groups will have the ability to instantly provide public safety and other community specific information to residents by text message, email and online year-round. "We join National Night Out to celebrate...

2009-06-19 17:17:00

New communications service has signed up nearly 1,000 agencies in just a few months and the National Sheriffs' Association is communicating with conference attendees via Nixle SAN FRANCISCO, June 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, the latest entrant into the field of instantaneous communications, is making rapid strides with police and municipal agencies nationwide - not to mention the thousands of citizens who have signed up to receive vital public safety messages. Launched in March, Nixle counts...

2009-06-12 14:27:00

Nixle to Present 'America's New Community Information Service' to More than 1,000 Attendees PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle will officially unveil its technology tomorrow at the opening plenary session of the U.S. Conference of Mayors. The annual Conference is the largest gathering of U.S. mayors. The organization sets policy as the collective voice of municipalities and their leaders. Attendance this year is approximately 1,100 mayors and staff. The conference is being held...

2009-05-12 08:27:00

Community information service keeps residents informed SAN FRANCISCO, May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Nixle, LLC announced today that approximately 700 municipalities nationwide have either begun using or testing its new community information service. The service is the first of its kind, offering a solution to the security problems consumers face with social networking sites by providing a secure and trusted platform for location based information to communities nationwide. Founded in early 2007,...

2009-05-11 06:00:00

Nlets Network and Hosting Services Enhances Law Enforcement Information Sharing WALL, N.J., May 11 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public safety solutions, today announced a strategic partnership with Nlets. Nlets is the premiere interstate justice and public safety data communications network for the exchange of law enforcement, criminal justice, and public safety-related...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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