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2014-01-31 23:27:23

The new medium release of ORPALIS' flagship product GdPicture.NET 10.2 all-in-one imaging SDK includes new PDF and barcoding features. An innovative MICR plugin which detects and decodes CMC-7 and E-13B fonts on documents such as checks is also available. Muret, France (PRWEB) January 31, 2014 After the launch of the GdPicture MICR SDK Preview, ORPALIS is proud to announce the release of a tool enabling developers to detect and decode, among other features, MICR lines from any...

2014-01-22 16:26:04

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International President and CEO Curtis R. Carlson, 68, has informed SRI's Board of Directors of his plans to retire as President and CEO after 16 years in the position and 40 years of service with the organization. Carlson will remain in his present position pending the appointment of a successor. He will then become Vice Chairman for Innovation, assisting SRI with business development and innovation initiatives. "The world of...

2014-01-15 20:21:44

MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International, a prestigious research and innovation center, has named Mariann Byerwalter as Chairman of SRI International's Board of Directors, effective January 1, 2014. Admiral Vern Clark, who had been chairman since 2010, will remain on the Board. Byerwalter was most recently Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Stanford Hospital and Clinics and is a former Trustee of Stanford University. Prior to that, she served as...

2014-01-15 12:21:27

System delivers unprecedented accuracy in identification at 30 persons per minute MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 15, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International Sarnoff offers a new solution for integrating biometric identification into existing security systems. The IOM PassPort SL product delivers the free flow and proven performance of Iris on the Move® (IOM) technology in a flexible design. The versatile system, which includes SRI's face capture and dual-iris recognition components, can...

2014-01-06 16:23:01

Researchers will synthesize molecules to support the new field of metabolomics MENLO PARK, Calif., Jan. 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- SRI International has received a $4.5 million contract from the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute, part of the National Institutes of Health, to establish a Metabolite Standards Synthesis Center to prepare molecules for researchers to use in the emerging field of metabolomics. Like genomics and proteomics, which study the collective characterization...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.