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Even Smarter Smart Phones?

Smartphones are about to become much smarter. Imagine a world where completing transactions, exchanging digital content, connecting electronic devices and accessing buildings and venues can all be done with a simple wave or tap of your smartphone. With near Field Communication (NFC) technology, this is exactly where we are headed. NFC technology is a standards based, short range (a few centimeters) wireless connectivity technology that enables simple and safe two way interactions between electronic devices. One in five smartphones will have NFC by 2014, Juniper Research reports. With this technology rapidly gaining traction and momentum in smartphones, here are some ways NFC can be used during a typical work day:

> Purchase your

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Communication Tools to Help Your SMB Optimize Efficency

Increased speed and efficiency is the goal for SMB’s investing in technology

EFFICIENCY MEANS TWO THINGS FOR A small business owner: getting things done and conserving resources. Ever-changing technology allows small business owners to improve their efficiency, organization and multi-tasking skills, which can lead to growth and success in the corporate world. “Small businesses are always looking for ways to maximize their resources and enhance productivity, and technology is one of the

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3-D Revolutionary

The Face Behind Facial Recognition, Roberto Mariani, Ph.D.

In today’s world, many of us find it difficult to fathom our lives without the current and on-going trends of technological systems. It is not only in our personal lives that we depend on technology: major corporations, military units, and International governments rely on the integrity of technology for purposes such as mapping, tracking, identification, and security, along with many other uses. In a constantly evolving world, new

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PROFILE: Skydoor, Pte Ltd.

Skydoor Pte Ltd was created in 2008 with the mission to offer the Imaging Technology to All. Skydoor’s mission is to become the “Wikipedia of imaging technology”: Skydoor – the Wikipedia of Imaging Technology Imagine. You want to create a gourmet meal. You need not only the right ingredients, but most importantly, you need to know how those ingredients come together to deliver the wonderful flavors and textures and aromas that your dinner guests will remember. You may want to experiment

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The High Cost of “Friending”

SINCE FACEBOOK’S RISE TO FAME, THE TERM “friending” has found itself becoming a part of the vocabularies of millions throughout the globe. For those who may not be as Facebook-saavy, “friending”

refers to the act of connecting with others through the site’s Friend Request utility. For example, “friending” someone you have just met includes searching for his or her name on Facebook and clicking a link to add him or her as a friend, which means they can choose to connect with

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