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App Helps Secure Mobile Devices, Reports Security Status To Processor

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28, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Acquirers and ISOs now have a simple way to check merchants’ mobile processing security: SecurityMetrics MobileScan, an app created for merchants to identify potential security threats and protect devices through scanning and remediation. Through a quick mobile vulnerability scan, the app inspects many issues known to cause mobile insecurity such as a lack of password polices, Wi-Fi weaknesses, unauthorized peripherals, and known operating system vulnerabilities that may allow cybercriminals access to a merchant’s processing device. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130125/MM48717LOGO) More >> SecurityMetrics MobileScan includes acquirer/ISO access to a Merchant Compliance Console that aggregates mobile device compliance results, tracks when vulnerability scans have run, and reports each merchant’s mobile device scan status. The app was built based on a foundation of Payment Card Industry (PCI) Data Security Standard (DSS) requirements in order to help mobile Point-of-Sale (mPOS) merchants follow PCI mobile payment acceptance security best practices. “Though convenient, mobile processing increases liability for both merchants and processing parties,” said Wen Free, SecurityMetrics VP of Business Development. “It’s only a matter of time before hackers target insecure mobile devices for profitable payment card data.” SecurityMetrics MobileScan, powered by MokiMobility (mokimobility.com), is available today in both Android and iOS app stores. For more information on a MobileScan program for your merchants, or if you’re interested in referral program opportunities, please call 801-995-6860. About SecurityMetrics (www.securitymetrics.com) SecurityMetrics protects electronic commerce and payments leaders, global acquirers, and their retail customers from security breaches and data theft. The company is a leading provider and innovator in merchant data security, and as an Approved Scanning Vendor and Qualified Security Assessor, has helped over 1 million organizations manage PCI DSS compliance and/or secure their network infrastructure, data communication, and other information assets.
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Broadcom adds WiFi Direct to its embedded device platform, furthers our internet-of-things future

27, 2013, 8:00 a.m. EDT ADP Mobile Solutions App Quickly Exceeds 300,000 Downloads On Android(TM) Devices Rapid Growth Driven by Increase in Workers Looking for Anytime, Anywhere Access to Payroll, Time and Benefits Information ROSELAND, N.J., Aug. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — ADP, a leading global provider of Human Capital Management (HCM) solutions, today announced its ADP Mobile Solutions app on the Android(TM) operating system (OS) has passed 300,000 downloads since its April launch. The app is consistently listed in the Top Ten Free Business applications, with a strong 4 out of 5 star customer rating on Google Play. Available in over 37 countries, the ADP Mobile Solutions app has become increasingly popular as more and more employees seek easier access to the HR information they care about most and want to take action on quickly. The Android OS now powers approximately 80 percent of all smartphones worldwide, according to research firm International Data Corporation (IDC).1 With built-in security and convenience, the ADP Mobile Solutions app gives employees all the tools needed to access their HR information. A user can view pay statements and benefits information, input and track time and attendance, review Flexible Spending Accounts (FSA) and retirement account information and download and print W-2 forms right from a mobile device. “The ADP Mobile Solutions app is the easiest way for employees to access their payroll, time and benefits information at a moment’s notice no matter where they are in the world,” said Don Weinstein, senior vice president, product management at ADP. “Given the penetration of Android devices worldwide, it was critical for us to offer the app on this platform. The explosive growth in adoption proves this and we are constantly evaluating and adding functionality to the existing suite of features employees can take advantage of on their mobile devices.” Today, more than 46,000 ADP clients totaling more than 1.28 million employee users–ranging from employees at small businesses to global companies–are leveraging the ADP Mobile Solutions app across all smartphone operating systems. Employees can easily download the app in minutes, log in to access their HR information, and begin relying on it as an integral component of their work day, wherever that day takes them.
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“The value of a wearable device lies in its ability to connect to a smartphone or the Internet with minimal impact on battery life,” said Rahul Patel, Broadcom Vice President, Marketing, Wireless Connectivity Combos. “As the market gains momentum, Broadcom is actively widening business opportunities in this growing space by offering the breadth of IP and customized components that enable creative new smart wearable devices to be connected.” Broadcom’s WICED portfolio provides the foundation for embedding low power, high performance, interoperable wireless connectivity into these devices. Emerging segment leaders are currently designing health and wellness devices based on Broadcom WICED technology, including blood pressure monitors, glucometers, smart watches, fitness bracelets and more. By supporting Wi-Fi Direct, a specification that allows two devices to communicate with each other securely via Wi-Fi without an access point or computer, Broadcom is opening the doors to the development of new, innovative smart accessories, clothing and other wearable sensors. As wearable technology becomes more prominent, wireless connectivity technologies that enable these devices to connect to smartphones are key to unlocking their true potential. Specifically: Near Field Communication (NFC) enables a consumer to buy a new wearable device and simply tap it to their smartphone so the devices can start to communicate instantly and securely. No more complicated menus or arduous setup processes. Bluetooth Smart and Wi-Fi allow the consumer to collect data from their wearable device (i.e. calories burned, heart rate, etc.) and transfer it to their smartphone or into the cloud without draining the battery. Wi-Fi Direct allows a consumer to directly connect two Wi-Fi devices together without the need for an access point or computer. A wearable device combined with location technology allows for interesting new use cases such as doctors tracking patients in clinical environments or retailers sending targeted advertising to consumers.
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Global Mobile Device Management Enterprise Software Market 2012-2016

The initial challenge for federal IT managers evaluating BYOD policies was to ensure that their agency’s infrastructure was secure enough for new devices to enter the network and provide for central management, according to Tom Suder, president of the mobile services provider Mobilegov . With those policies in place, agencies have cleared the way for the development and adoption of innovative new applications that could boost productivity in a mobilized workforce. But those apps invite a host of new security challenges. [ 11 Time Management and Productivity Apps for Android ] Mobile Device Management vs. Mobile Application Security “I think we’re definitely in exciting times here. We’re actually talking about doing better work for the government. I think we’ve shifted the conversation from mobile device management (MDM) and getting people — you know, authorizing devices on the network. Even the DoD has authorized iOS and Android devices on their network in conjunction with an MDM,” Suder said during an online presentation yesterday. “And I think we’re really getting to the point now where we’re going to have these real good mission apps, doing-your-job kind of apps, and I think it’s going to, you know, increase efficiency and make people do their jobs better, but I do think that we need to balance that with security, and there hasn’t been too many enterprise mobility apps out there, so I think this is definitely an area we need to be paying attention to,” Suder said. [ 10 Mobile Device Management Apps to Take Charge of BYOD ] “There has been a gap on mobile application security,” he adds.
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Such possibilities may not be far off. Electrochemical capacitors, as an emerging type of advanced energy storage device, have attributes better than their conventional battery counterparts such as fast charging capability and almost unlimited lifespan. Today, in Science , my colleagues and I show how energy storage capacity of an electrochemical capacitor can be doubled by manipulating a single layer of carbon atoms known as graphene. Electrochemical capacitor evolution While we should be stunned by how far we’ve increased computing power in downsized space (the first computers filled entire rooms) the efficiency of an energy-storage device the amount of energy stored per unit volume needs to catch up. The idea of increasing this efficiency is to pack more active, energy-storing materials in the same amount of space. As simple as that sounds, it’s very difficult to do. One common material used in energy storage devices is porous carbon . Porous carbon is produced by riddling a base material, such as coconut shell, with small pores, increasing the base material’s surface area . The pores are important for capacitive energy storage as http://speedyplansindownloadfreepdf.blogspot.com/2013/07/how-to-become-alpha-male-john-alexander.html in general terms, more pores means larger surface area for physical adsorption, which in turn leads to higher storage capacity. Traditional porous carbon, once made, has a set volume with fixed pores randomly scattered inside and out. It isn’t really possible to readjust the structure and jam more porous carbon in the same amount of space without crumpling a fraction of the pores that are especially crucial for capacitive energy storage.
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ADP® Mobile Solutions App Quickly Exceeds 300,000 Downloads On Android(TM) Devices

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Introducing the World Economic Forum’s Technology Pioneers 2014

Technology – a double-edged sword

For the other 35 Technology Pioneers, too — chosen for their potential to generate new opportunities and solutions — this is a question to tease the imagination. Imagine, for how to become an alpha male john alexander example, programming your immune system not to be set off by pollen, or peanuts, or a transplanted organ. Imagine there being no incentive to clear rainforests for tropical hardwood, because renewable softwood — treated with biowaste — is as beautiful, durable and affordable. Imagine being on a hiking vacation and never having to worry about your smartphone running out of battery, because you have not one but two ways to keep it powered: its touchscreen contains transparent photovoltaic cells, and your t-shirt can generate electricity from your body heat. Imagine an online world populated by websites that instantaneously construct themselves in response to what they know about you. For example, your phone knows that you’ve just passed security in the airport, and for which flight you just scanned a boarding pass, so the airline’s website shows you a personalized map to your gate. Growing personalization is one of the trends represented by this year’s 36 Technology Pioneer companies , and the much larger pool of nominees from which they were selected by a committee comprising top technology and innovation experts, academics and venture capitalists. Other trends include tools to make collaboration easier; a revolution in education; breakthroughs in robotics and smarter products and services — such as tiny, edible tags that act like barcodes woven into the fabric of products. This year’s Technology Pioneers include no-brainer solutions that are both greener and cheaper — such as a more efficient way for air conditioning systems to dehumidify air. They include companies focused on bringing products and services to developing and emerging markets, from affordable prosthetic knees to solar-powered electricity and financial services using credit ratings based on social media connections. In the health sector, a range of Technology Pioneers are promising breakthroughs in the diagnosis and treatment of disease.
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Technology poised to revolutionize education

The shunt tubes enable the Alternate Path packing operation to continue when sand prematurely blocks the well annulus, which would stop a conventional packing operation. The shunt tubes divert the gravel slurry around sand blockages and through distributed portholes to fill voids in the annulus until a complete pack is in place. Alternate Path technology is one of several sand control completion technologies developed by ExxonMobil to increase reliability and production uptime and improve economics of high-cost production wells, said Sara N. Ortwein, president of ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company. ExxonMobil is pleased to work with Weatherford to deploy this key technology in our operations. The Alternate Path license allows Weatherford to produce and deploy Alternate Path technology for ExxonMobil affiliates around the world and for ventures in which ExxonMobil participates. Alternate Path technology is a reliable technique to ensure a complete gravel pack is in place for sand control, said Mark Hopmann, vice president, well completion technologies for Weatherford. Alternate Path is field proven for long-interval and horizontal wells. About ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company is the upstream research affiliate of Exxon Mobil Corporation ( XOM ), a leading global oil, natural gas, and petrochemicals company with operations in nearly 200 countries and territories worldwide. ExxonMobil Upstream Research Company is charged with developing an industry-leading array of proprietary technologies that support the Corporation’s continued leadership position in exploration, development, production and gas commercialization. About Weatherford International Ltd. Weatherford (NYSE/Euronext Paris/SIX:WFT) is a Swiss-based, multinational oilfield service company. It is one of the largest global providers of innovative mechanical solutions, technology and services for the drilling and production sectors of the oil and gas industry.
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The number of shares short is then compared to the average daily volume, in order to calculate the total number of trading days it would take to close out all of the open short positions if every share traded represented a short position being closed. Click here to find out The 25 Most Shorted Nasdaq 100 Stocks In our new rank based on the most recent short interest data from NASDAQ, Linear Technology Corp. ( NASD: LLTC ) has taken over the position of #24 most shorted Nasdaq 100 component, from Akamai Technologies Inc ( NASD: AKAM ) which is now in the #8 spot. The days to cover at 08/15/2013 was 5.01 for LLTC, and 9.74 for AKAM; this compares to the average across all Nasdaq 100 components of 4.27 (up from the average back on the 07/31/2013 settlement date of 4.03). The chart below shows the movement over time of the days to cover values of both LLTC and AKAM, versus the average Nasdaq 100 component. Below is a chart showing the relative positions of LLTC versus AKAM over time within the 100 Nasdaq 100 components, with #1 representing the component with the highest days to cover value (most heavily shorted) and #100 representing the component with the lowest days to cover value (least heavily shorted): A stock with a high days to cover value compared to its peers would be considered to have a higher level of short interest as compared to those peers. This could mean short sellers are using the stock to hedge a long bet elsewhere, or could also mean that short sellers believe the price of the stock will decline. When short sellers eventually cover their positions, by definition there must be buying activity because a share that is currently sold short must be purchased to be covered. So investors tend to keep an eye on that days to cover metric, because a high value could predict a sharper price increase should the company put out some unexpectedly good news short sellers might rush to cover positions, and if the days to cover number is high, it is more difficult to close those positions without sending the stock higher until the higher price produces enough sellers to generate the necessary volume. Below is a three month price history chart comparing the stock performance of LLTC vs.
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It allows teachers to become more effective individual coaches for students. Using such technology, teachers can now engage their students in a more personalized, individual manner rather than the traditional, one-size-fits-all approach. Such technology is not simply a theoretical exercise. There are a host of real world examples of innovative educators and schools employing such technology to improve education for students. One of the best known is the Khan Academy in the United States. Students using this system review lessons and material through online videos outside of the classroom and then engage with teachers on the materials in the classroom. This approach is meant to focus in-class time on areas where students need assistance. The use of this technology is likely to expand in the U.S. as the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation has announced tens of millions of dollars in grants to support similar technologies across the United States.
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In its broadest sense, technology has totally transformed the way that our children view life. A recent study by Common Sense Media for children age eight or younger found that 72 percent have computer access at home. Television use is almost universal, with 98 percent of children in this age group having at least one at home and 10 percent reporting that theirs is kept on all the time. While television consumption by children is nothing new, programs targeted toward toddlers and even infants are on the rise. Consider cable and satellite television staple Baby First TV. The channel plays continuous programming aimed at infants and toddlers that is commercial free. I bring this up not to spark a debate about whether this type of television viewing is helpful or hurtful to developing youngsters; I mention it as an example of just how ingrained screen culture has become in the lives of our kids. The journal Pediatrics found that between the ages of birth and six, kids watch an hour-and-a-half television per day. These measurements do not even address indirect exposure, which puts the amount of time a television plays in the background at four hours per day for kids under the age of two. Love it or hate it, screen culture is a foundational element of the contemporary American childhood.
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Its incredibly difficult in an economical and efficient way to get the products to market because the logistical systems that have developed favor bigger and more streamlined [operations], said Gabriella Petrick, a George Mason University professor who studies the evolution of food production and human taste. Its really hard to do and make a living out of. From the farm For Terrell, signing up for South Mountain Creamerys delivery service was initially a pragmatic decision: With three milk-guzzling kids, lugging three gallons of milk from the grocery store each week got cumbersome. Those children are now teenagers, and the family refrigerator is stocked with more than just locally produced milk. Terrell has expanded her weekly shipments over the years to include cream, yogurt, eggs, vegetables and treats for the family pooch. Unquestionably the convenience of someone bringing me fresh, locally made milk and dairy products makes total sense to me from a culinary perspective, a convenience perspective and an environmental perspective, Terrell said. Its a service that some urban dwellers would be stunned to hear still exists. Of course there are grocery store delivery services, such as Peapod, that shuttle food from big chains. There are occasional farmers markets where you can pick fruits and vegetables straight from a merchants cart. But to produce and deliver local products at scale, South Mountain Creamery has had to invest in new technology over the years.
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According to a story on the Cambodia Heralds website, young Cambodians have recently discovered phone sex. Lita, a 20-year-old university student in Phnom Penh, says she used to have phone sex with her boyfriend. Honestly, I wanted to have sex like other people but didnt dare to because its not Khmer tradition, Lita said. Sex before marriage causes many problems including health problems and uncertainties about getting married later so phone sex is the best choice. Not only does it provide sexual pleasure but it also lets me keep my virginity. Phone sex should be done in a quiet place where no one can disturb us, see our naked bodies and sexual behaviour or hear us moaning, she said. Were free to do whatever we want to do with our partners as if we were doing it directly. Raksmey suggested that Ministry of Information should control on the technologies sector and create laws to prevent using technology to harm social norms. Minister of Information Khieu Kanharith could not be reached for comment, but earlier this month he told The Phnom Penh Post that it would be completely crazy if we controlled the internet. Government intervention in cyberspace was something people had suggested to the minister in the wake of torrents of abuse and digitally altered photos of political figures, including himself, Kanharith added. Kong Sam Art, a mother, told Lift that she lacks the technological know-how to properly educate her children on the dangers of social media. I feel frightened since I always see my children use the phone and iPad every day.
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All trade names are either trademarks or registered trademarks of their respective holders. Use of Non-GAAP Financial Information In addition to presenting GAAP income (loss), we present non-GAAP adjusted EBITDA (loss), which we define as earnings before interest expense, income taxes, depreciation and amortization, intangibles and goodwill impairment, merger and acquisition related expenses, stock compensation expense, and restructuring charges as a relevant measure of performance approximating operating cash flow, a metric commonly used among technology companies. We believe that this provides meaningful supplemental information to our investors regarding our ongoing operating performance. Adjusted EBITDA (loss) should be considered in addition to, and not as a substitute for, GAAP measures of financial performance. For more information on our adjusted EBITDA (loss) please see the table captioned “Reconciliation of GAAP net income (loss) to Adjusted EBITDA (loss)” below. While we believe that adjusted EBITDA (loss) is useful as described above, it is incomplete and should not be used to evaluate the full performance of the Company or its prospects. Although historically infrequent, unpredictable and significantly variable and thus included in this adjustment, mergers and acquisitions expenses may occur in the future if additional acquisitions are pursued. Further, while we have incurred restructuring expense in the past, this is not a routine aspect of our operating activities and varies in amount and effect. Additionally, stock-based compensation has been, and will continue to be, a recurring expense as an important incentive component of employee compensation.
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Using technology to improve government’s interaction with the public

The two orders will be negotiated together. He said the company planned to submit its proposal for those engines by the end of September, including further cost reductions that reflect increasing economies of scale. “We’re starting to see production increase, and you can see some of the benefits of that,” Flynn told Reuters in a telephone interview. He noted that Pratt had already reduced the cost of producing the engines by more than 40 percent since the first engines it built for the program. “We anticipate continued price reductions, as long as we’re able to keep the volume in place,” Flynn said. He said Pratt was in talks with the Pentagon about accelerating moves to fixed-price terms for operations and maintenance of the engines under a performance-based logistics contract, which he said could generate additional savings. The Pentagon’s F-35 program office agreed in late July on the terms of a contract for the sixth and seventh orders of F-35s with Lockheed Martin, which builds the jets. The government buys the engines from Pratt & Whitney and then provides them to Lockheed. Pratt is the sole producer of F135 engines for the radar-evading plane.
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Links and information on the portals frequently asked questions page help answer the top 10 questions from the public, such as how small businesses can find resources, how to look for a job and how to get or replace a Social Security card. USA.gov continues to innovate by providing key content and showcasing a new face of government to the world, said Dan Chenok, director of the IBM Center for the Business of Government. Under Dorris leadership, GSA created Challenge.gov, providing a kind of competitions central. It is a way to unearth innovation and new thinking from people you cant normally get in touch with or dont have access to through the normal contracting process, said Dorris. It also is a method for getting low-cost assistance for agencies marketing and outreach efforts. For example, the recent Federal Trade Commission plan designed to block illegal robocalls came from Challenge.gov. Through another challenge, the Department of Agriculture awarded $60,000 for ideas to keep kids healthy, challenging software developers, game designers, students and others to create tools and games that encourage children to eat better and stay physically active. The first place winner, an interactive computer game called Pick Chow, helps parents and children learn about healthy meals as they drag and drop food onto a virtual plate and get rated on their choices. About 50 agencies have taken advantage of the site, leading to more than 200 challenges. Martha recruits a great team so we can take on these great ideas like Challenge.gov, which is a tremendous way to engage the broader citizenry, said Tangherlini.
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