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Page 105 of Technology News issued by the Send2Press® Newswire service.



Schoolhouse Software Selects M2SYS Fingerprint Software to Provide Integrated Biometric Identification System for School Lunch Line POS

ATLANTA, Ga. – Jan. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS Technology announced today that it has formed a strategic partnership with Schoolhouse Software, a leading provider of K-12 lunch line management systems. This partnership will benefit school customers by enabling Schoolhouse to integrate M2SYS’ market revolutionizing fingerprint software technology, Bio-Plugin(TM), within their Touch-n-Serv(TM) K-12 school lunch line POS solution.

HVT Triples DLP Light Engine Repair and Recycling Capacity

NORCROSS, Ga. – Jan. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Hong Video Technology, Inc. (HVT) is pleased to announce the completion of its expanded and renovated electronics display repair facility, including construction of a large darkroom that more than triples its capacity for alignment and testing of digital light processing (DLP) light engines.

Winzy Makes Searching the Web Fun

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Jan. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Is your search engine boring? Try Winzy (www.winzy.com) for great search results and a fun way to win free prizes with friends. Since Winzy’s launch in April 2006, Winzy has given away almost 200 iPods, 2,000 Amazon.com and iTunes gift certificates, and monthly grand prizes including Xboxes and $500 in cash.

HVT Showcases Expansive Clean Room within Upgraded LCD Panel Services Facility

NORCROSS, Ga. – Jan. 8 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Hong Video Technology, Inc. (HVT), a leading provider of custom services for LCD panel displays and digital light engines, today announced that it has remodeled and upgraded its services facility, including the addition of a showcase class 10,000 clean room.

Ryan’s Restaurant Group Selects Tibersoft IQ for Food Cost Control

WESTBOROUGH, Mass. – Jan. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Tibersoft, the expert in food cost control systems for the foodservice industry, announced that Ryan’s Restaurant Group will implement the Tibersoft IQ solution to optimize chain-wide food purchasing and gain greater visibility into their supply chain operations.

Hockey Website Promotes ‘Save the NHL Night Out’ on January 20th

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Jan. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Fed up with the current state of the NHL? You’re not alone. Thousands of traditional hockey fans are stockpiling their picket signs and they have set a date to be heard. On January 20th, fans across North America are being called on to bring personalized signs, to each of the 13 NHL home games, that display their displeasure with ‘the new NHL.’ A website, Hockeyfansunite.com, has been established to promote what is being called the ‘Save the NHL Night Out.’

Micromethod Extends its Secure Firewall Traversal Solution with H.460 Support

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Jan. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Micromethod Technologies announces the availability of H.460 support in its end-to-end multi-boundary traversal solution, Horizon. As a scalable traversal solution on the market, Horizon securely overcomes both near-end and far-end firewall and NAT issues in H.323 and SIP based rich media communication network.

Top Ten World Travel Destinations in 2006

CHICAGO, Ill. – Jan. 3 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — iExplore (iExplore.com) announced today the list of Top Ten World Travel Destinations as determined by the vacation purchases of its adventure and experiential travelers. Egypt held on to its top position, despite the increased turmoil in the Middle East in 2006. Antarctica and Argentina made their first appearance in iExplore’s top ten.

Systrends Moves to Ontario – Forming Strategic Canadian Partnership to Market Software and Services

TORONTO, Ontario and TEMPE, Ariz. (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Systrends International, a provider of data communications software and services to the Electricity, Gas and Retail industries, today announced a strategic partnership with Michor & Associates. Michor will exclusively market all of Systrends’ products and services in Canada.

New Online Community Pays Artists for Original Work and Networks New Talent

BALTIMORE, Md. – Jan. 2 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — On January 1, 2007, Artistic Pursuit, LLC (Artistic Pursuit) of Brunswick, Md. launched a new and innovative Web site – artisticpursuit.com – an online community which pays artists for their original work such as unpublished videos, music, images, literature and games, and also allows fans to discover new artistic talents.

Fire Safety Experts from The Hartford featured on TV Show Designing Spaces

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Dec. 23 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Is your family educated on prevention, detection, and evacuation of home fires? Then you shouldn’t miss the special episode of ‘Designing Spaces for the Holidays.’ The hit Quorum Productions television program will feature Cindy Hellyar and Kristine Azar, homeowner insurance experts, who will inform viewers on how they can get Fire Sense.

ITM Software Ships ITM Business Suite 3.0

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Dec. 20 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ITM Software, provider of the only integrated business management solution designed specifically for the CIO and IT organization, today announced the general availability of the ITM Business Suite 3.0. Initially released in October, version 3.0 is now widely available and being deployed across the ITM customer base.

TeamF1 Partners with EdgeSoft, Promate, Celestial; Expands Sales Presence in Asia Pacific

FREMONT, Calif. – Dec. 19 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — TeamF1, Inc., the leader in embedded networking and security software solutions for wired and wireless applications, expanded its sales presence in Korea, Taiwan and India by signing agreements with leading resellers in these markets.

MacHeist Pledges $100,000 to Charity by Selling Award-Winning Mac Applications

BOSTON, Mass. – Dec. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — MacHeist LLC will donate a minimum of $100,000 to charity from sales of a software bundle featuring award-winning Mac OS X applications. Touting this week as ‘The Week of the Independent Mac Developer,’ MacHeist began selling a software bundle of some of the hottest apps for OS X on Monday in the hopes of increasing the profile of the Mac shareware development community as well as raising $100,000 for charity before the holiday season.

Sunshine State News Heats up with ‘Covering Florida’

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Dec. 15 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A new online blog ‘Covering Florida’ will focus on news, commentary and features written by journalist Kay B. Day about the fourth largest state in the nation. Day says a central news forum for information about elections, crime, and neighborhoods in Florida will give a more unified impression of a state that is often viewed as fragmented because of politics.

Dynamic Range for Scanners Brought to Peak Level with SilverFast 6.5

KIEL, Germany – Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — LaserSoft Imaging’s SilverFast, the world standard in scanning software, has now taken a quantum leap in the evolution of genuine High Dynamic Range Imaging. This new function in SilverFast version 6.5 utilizes varying exposures of each scan. This dramatically increases dynamic range, allowing even the most subtle nuances in both shadow and highlight areas to be recognized and enhanced.

CheapBooks(TM) Finds Word-of-Mouth Advertising Proves Successful

SYRACUSE, N.Y., Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — A survey conducted by CheapBooks(TM) to find out how people learned of their business shows that the best form of advertising is word-of-mouth; 37 percent of respondents selected word-of-mouth advertising as how they heard about CheapBooks.

MacHeist Raises $50,000 for Charity; $100,000 in Sight

BOSTON, Mass. – Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Touting this week as ‘The Week of the Independent Mac Developer,’ MacHeist began selling a software bundle of some of the hottest apps for OS X on Monday in the hopes of increasing the profile of the Mac shareware development community as well as raising $100,000 for charity before the holiday season.

Shift Deploys Atreus IP Service Provisioning Solution for Self-Service Business VoIP Launch

OTTAWA, Canada – Dec. 14 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Atreus Systems(TM), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IP service bundles, and IMS offerings, today announced that Shift Networks (TSX VENTURE: SHF), the leading provider of Voice over IP (VoIP) services to the Canadian small and medium business market, has successfully deployed Atreus’ solution in twelve days to automate the provisioning and management of its business VoIP service.

KIC Products Revolutionizes Removal of Damaging Electrostatic Discharge Plaguing Card Readers and POS Terminals

AUBURN, Maine – Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — KIC Products Waffletechnology engineers in cooperation with NCR have created a product to protect Magnetic stripe readers from Electrostatic Discharge (ESD) that can cause MSR failures and system lockups. ESD issues are more common in low humidity environments when customers use the new Debit/Credit cards with holographic images.

Authernative Granted Patent in China for Private and Secure Financial Transactions Method

REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Authernative, Inc., the developer of innovative user and transaction authentication and identity management technologies, announced today that the People’s Republic of China Patent Office has granted the company its patent for a private and secure financial transactions method.

Google Audio Ads Voices Available at Voices.com

TORONTO, Canada – Dec. 13 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — According to the audio experts at Voices.com, the voice marketplace, Americans new to advertising on the radio are buying broadcast radio commercial slots for the first time via Google’s Audio Ads beta testing program. Agencies who used to go through talent agents are already making the transition to finding talent at online marketplaces due greatly in part because of an enormous push and subsequent validation of the market by Google(TM).

SaberData, Ltd. Rolls Out PC Personality Clone PC Migration Product

AUSTIN, Texas – Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — SaberData, Ltd., an emerging provider of PC migration solutions, announced PC Personality Clone, a new product designed to allow consumers and small business owners to easily migrate application data, settings, and more from one PC to another. Consumers face the hassle of transferring data from an old computer when a new one is purchased. The process of securely and efficiently transferring information can be problematic and the procedures complex.

Toobee: Still Flying After All These Years

MILWAUKEE, Wis. – Dec. 12 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Invented in Berkeley, California by Dale Klahn and Gary Upham, both of whom hold advanced degrees in aeronautical and nuclear engineering, the Toobee (www.toobee.com), from Toobee International Inc., appears to be nothing more than the top third of a beer or soda can.

New HearPod Line of BTE Hearing Aids Adds Directional Mic with Open Fitting

CORNELIUS, N.C. – Dec. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — HearPod Hearing Aids president Randy Wohlers, BC-HIS, today announced the introduction of HearPod Directional Mic Open Fitting hearing aid. This behind the ear aid is designed to cater to the hearing industry’s hottest trends – directional microphones, open fitting and cosmetically discrete design. Directional microphones improve the wearer’s ability to understand speech by focusing correction on voices in front of the wearer while reducing noises from behind.

CyberTouch Announces FlexTouch Touch Screen Technology

NEWBURY PARK, Calif. – Dec. 7 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — CyberTouch is pleased to announce the introduction of FlexTouch, an unbreakable and flexible line of new touch screens designed for flat-panel or rear-projection displays. Utilizing polymer-on-polymer construction, FlexTouch incorporates four-wire resistive analog technology offering up to 86% transparency. The user-surface is abrasion-resistant and anti-glare.

Boston Getting All it Can Eat with Foodler

BOSTON, Mass. – Dec. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Foodler.com, a leading online service for ordering restaurant take out and delivery meals, today announced the addition of its 130th partner restaurant in the Boston region. A wide selection of cuisines from some of the Hub’s most popular restaurants, combined with interactive menus and accurate online ordering, have all contributed to Foodler’s 220% growth rate over the past 6 months.

nPulse and Napatech Power 10Gig Appliances for Developers

RESTON, Va. – Dec. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — nPulse Networks LLC, a leading integrator of hardware acceleration tools for open-source network monitoring and security applications, and Napatech Inc, the world’s leading vendor of high-performance, programmable Ethernet network adapters, today announced they are entering into an OEM agreement enabling nPulse Networks to use Napatech adapters in delivering their advanced network appliances to the market.

Gen-9 Announces That it Will No Longer Implement the 2007 Microsoft Office User Interface in its Internet Data Management Software, NOAH

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – Dec. 5 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Gen-9, Inc. announced today that, as a result of a recent Microsoft announcement restricting the use of the 2007 Microsoft Office User Interface to non-competing products, Gen-9 will be no longer be implementing the 2007 Microsoft Office User Interface in NOAH. Gen-9 was one of the first companies to implement the new interface in one of its products.

M2SYS Fingerprint Technology to be Integrated into Kodak Global Practice Management Software

ATLANTA, Ga. – Dec. 4, 2006 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — M2SYS Technology announced today it has formed a relationship with Kodak’s Dental Systems Group to integrate M2SYS’ patent-pending fingerprint software into the KODAK ORTHOTRAC Practice Management Software. As a result, Kodak’s customers will be able to secure sensitive patient information and comply with HIPAA requirements, while improving productivity and user experience by eliminating the time, hassle, and headache associated with password management.

How to Have a Safe and Sound Holiday Season

IRVING, Texas – Dec. 4 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — With the holiday season approaching, most Americans turn their thoughts to home, family and friends. To make sure that you stay safe and sound this holiday season, the National Burglar & Fire Alarm Association (NBFAA) offers numerous home safety and security tips.

Neotrope Announces the Relaunch of Online News and Lifestyle Magazine eNewsChannels

TORRANCE, Calif. – Dec. 1 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Neotrope(R), a 24 year old entertainment, publishing, brand marketing and content company, announced today the formal re-launch of its online news and lifestyle magazine, eNewsChannels(TM). The publication (at www.eNewsChannels.com) features articles on social issues, personal well being, and entertainment. Selected news stories from the offbeat to the fascinating are included. The publication is edited by veteran journalist Christopher Laird Simmons, with a varied list of storied contributors.

Infrastruct Security Grows through Two Strategic Business Transactions

HOUSTON, Texas – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Infrastruct Security, Inc. acquires Monarch Security and purchased the systems and the service account base from Kimmons Security Services. The leading critical infrastructure and convergent security solutions integrator on the Gulf Coast, Infrastruct Security continues to expand its presence.

Detector Electronics Debuts xWatch(TM) for Fire Detection and Visual Assessment

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Detector Electronics announced today the debut of xWatch(TM), a video surveillance system that provides high-resolution monitoring from within Det-Tronics(R) X-Series flame detectors. xWatch also can operate as a stand-alone device to monitor hazardous areas typical to petroleum and chemical manufacturing. Detector Electronics, a manufacturer of flame and gas detectors and systems, is part of UTC Fire & Security, a unit of United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX).

TV Show Designing Spaces ‘Special Holiday Edition’ Features Bluetooth Technologies

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Do all the new Bluetooth applications have you boggled? Then you shouldn’t miss the special episode of ‘Designing Spaces for the Holidays.’ The hit Quorum Productions television program will feature Mike Foley from Bluetooth Technologies showing the convenience of Bluetooth Technology both in and out of the home.

VisiWave Adds GPS Location Tracking Support to its Wireless Site Survey Software

KALAMAZOO, Mich. – Nov. 30 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — AZO Technologies, Inc., today announced the release of VisiWave(TM) Site Survey 1.6, the latest version of its very successful wireless site survey product. With this release, GPS is now supported as a new method for keeping track of the surveyor’s location while conducting a site survey. Using a Global Positioning System (GPS) device, the surveyor can track his or her movements while outdoors to automatically create maps of the area’s 802.11a/b/g wireless coverage.

ConceptShare Launches its Web-Based Design Collaboration Solution for Designers, Marketers and Creative Firms of all Types

SUDBURY, Ontario – Nov. 29, 2006 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — ConceptShare Inc., a new innovator in the design collaboration market, announced today that they are launching their new web application ConceptShare to the public. ConceptShare is a web-based tool that allows for the creation and management of interactive workspaces to present visual designs to others to communicate design intentions and capture visual feedback from team members, managers and customers.

Therawear Compression Hosiery – Therafirm Support Stockings for Varicose Veins, Tired Aching Feet and Legs, and Edema

ROCKINGHAM, N.C., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Looking for gradient compression hosiery and socks? Check out Therawear.com. Therawear offers Therafirm medically correct, gradient compression hosiery and socks for a fraction of the cost of other compression hosiery brands.

nPulse Helps Appliance Developers Leverage Powerful Hardware Acceleration

RESTON, Va., Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — nPulse Networks Systems, a leading integrator of hardware acceleration tools for open-source network monitoring and security applications, announced today that it has released a new toolkit for application developers. The Catapult toolkit is a development platform designed for AMD Opteron server systems.

Cincinnati Bell Deploys Atreus IP Service Provisioning Solution for Business VoIP Launch

OTTAWA, Ontario, Nov. 28 (SEND2PRESS NEWSWIRE) — Atreus Systems(TM), the leading supplier of provisioning software for VoIP, IMS and advanced IP service bundles, today announced that Cincinnati Bell (NYSE: CBB), one of the nation’s most respected and best performing local exchange and wireless providers, has successfully deployed Atreus’ IP Service Provisioning Solution to automate the provisioning and management of its business trunking service.