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2014-10-22 23:07:00

US Fleet Tracking hits upon the importance of safety on the highway and 3 ways that a GPS tracker can help any business fleet be safer overall. Oklahoma City, Oklahoma (PRWEB) October 22, 2014 Driving down the highway on a normal day involves risk, even for the best of drivers; add bad weather, road construction, and traffic to the mix, and there is a greater potential for danger. This threat is magnified when an aggressive driver enters the scene. How many news reports are seen involving...

2014-10-22 20:21:10

LONDON, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Uncooled infrared detectors have recently gained wide attention for infrared imaging applications, due to their several advantages such as low cost, low weight, low power, wide spectral response, and long-term operation compared to those of photon detectors. Microbolometers are most widely used uncooled infrared detectors due to their compatibility with CMOS technology. They can be monolithically integrated with CMOS circuitry which allows their...

2014-10-22 16:32:42

LATEST INVENTION ALLOWS TO INSTANTLY DETECT FEVER WITH NO CONTACT SAN DIEGO, Oct. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- It hardly can be a better timing for this invention - a risk of the Ebola epidemic and need for screening people to detect fever demands instant availability of non-contact medical thermometers. Fraden Corporation of San Diego (www.fraden.com) announces that it was granted a second U.S. patent for augmenting any smartphone with an instant non-contact infrared (IR) thermometer....

2014-10-21 23:14:03

Home invasions are on the rise. Installing security cameras and Grade 1 locks can deter invasions and help police to apprehend and convict perpetrators according to Security Product Depot. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) October 21, 2014 When Vanessa Ruiz returned to her home in a San Antonio neighborhood on October 3rd, she knew something was wrong. Ruiz told KSAT ABC 12, "[I] noticed the front door was open, the curtain was sticking out and I thought someone was in the house," said...

2014-10-21 12:38:03

MONMOUTH JUNCTION, NJ, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Infinova announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire Swann Communications Pty Ltd, an Australian company. Infinova has been a high end leader in high definition, networked intelligent, business value added video solutions. In addition to general commercial and industrial markets, the company also excels in such vertical markets as Safe City, banking, franchised retailers and transportation. Swann, with its head...

2014-10-21 08:40:17

New version delivers increased performance in security authentication applications LONDON, Oct. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- NexID Biometrics LLC, whose spoof-mitigation technology boosts protection in applications with critical security-authentication needs, today announced a major improvement in the performance of its industry leading fake-finger-detection solution. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20131016/SF97206LOGO The company, based in Potsdam, N.Y., in the United States,...

2014-10-20 23:03:23

Anne Grim, managing director of global client experience at Barclays, and Paul Trueman, group head of Enterprise Security Solutions (ESS) for MasterCard, will share experience, perspectives and anticipated initiatives that incorporate voiceprints in customer care, e-government, mobile payments and enterprise access at VBC London, November 18-19. San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) October 20, 2014 The use of biometrics for identification and authentication is gaining mind share around the world....

2014-10-20 20:21:20

LONDON, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Opportunities for Companies with Unmanned Systems, Biometrics & Perimeter Surveillance Report DetailsThe global border security market is currently undergoing an unprecedented boom period as a result of a 'virtuous circle' that has recently formed and will be driving spending for some time. This dynamic is fuelled by three interlocking developments. First, there are increased pressures and risks impacting national borders, such as illegal...

2014-10-20 12:30:29

DENVER, Oct. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Leading identity analyst firm Acuity Market Intelligence forecasts that in five years time half of the world's population will have a chip-based National eID card, including near-complete regional coverage in Europe. Asia, with its vast population, is expected to dominate the market accounting for more than 60% of all National eID cards issued between 2014 and 2018. Acuity's report -- "The Global National eID Industry Report: 2014 Edition" --...

2014-10-17 23:03:06

Night vision technologies with numerous applications are a strong driver for Global Short Wave Infrared (SWIR) market http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/short-wave-ir-reports-2257106270.html (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 The global SWIR market report defines and segments the concerned market globally with analysis and forecast of revenue. This market is valued at $60.1 million in 2014, and is expected to reach $97.9 million by 2019, at a CAGR of 10.2% from 2014 to 2019. Browse...


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  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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