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Ethics and biometric identity

3.18.19 - SIW - Biometrics represent a huge advancement from the centuries-old use of paper documentation but with a price. Alice enters a twelve-digit alphanumeric passcode to access her account. Then she curses and re-enters a different twelve-digit alphanumeric...

Vivint Combines Car and Smart Home Security in a Single App

3.21.19 – SSI - PROVO, Utah Vivint Smart Home announces the release of Vivint Car Guard, billed as a first-of-its-kind service that allows homeowners to manage the security of both their home and car with a single app. The new service allows homeowners to monitor the...

Best and Worst States for Amazon Package Theft

3.22.19 - CEPrO - Jason Knott The video doorbell camera has quickly become a ubiquitous product category offering for integrators, but which states have the highest risk of having a package stolen from their front porch? A recent study by U.S. Packaging &...

3-25-19 NESA Monitor

Public Safety Updates MS: Oxford police connect neighbors to curb crime 3.19.19 - WTVA- Oxford, Miss. - Oxford police hope to connect residents with a new technology system to curb crime in the city. Neighbors by Ring is an alarm system ... TX: El Paso Fire Department...

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Ethics and biometric identity

Ethics and biometric identity

Biometrics represent a huge advancement from the centuries-old use of paper documentation but with a price.
Vivint Combines Car and Smart Home Security in a Single App

Vivint Combines Car and Smart Home Security in a Single App

The service, called Car Guard, allows homeowners to monitor the security, location and diagnostics of a car and sends notifications to users.
Best and Worst States for Amazon Package Theft

Best and Worst States for Amazon Package Theft

Study reveals Wyoming, Vermont and California are the worst states per capita for Amazon package theft. Mississippi is the safest. December and November months have highest theft…
3-25-19 NESA Monitor

3-25-19 NESA Monitor

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Maryland lawmakers work to meet crossover deadline

As the General Assembly reached a milestone in its 90-day legislative session, lawmakers worked late on the day known as crossover. That's a procedural deadline for a bill to pass either the House or the Senate to have a chance of clearing both chambers and making it to the governor's desk. It's not a deadline that's written in stone, but lawmakers generally aim to have legislation they intend to pass clear one of the chambers by the end of the crossover day.