June 10, 2016

Elk & Bear: Handpicked announces the addition of the Aromatherapy Ultrasonic Diffuser to their line-up of high quality, high design products. Aromatherapy is the practice of using natural oils extracted from flowers, bark, stems, leaves, roots or other parts of a plant...

June 10, 2016

According to the latest estimates, more than 1 billion credit cards, passports and IDs have been released with an RFID embedded chip technology. This new technology is designed to speed up the checkout process at retailers and streamline the scanning of ID’s and passpo...

June 10, 2016

Using an aromatherapy diffuser is a effective way to release the healing fragrance of essential oils in your home, office, yoga studio, nursery, or meditation room. Essential oils are much more than a simple "air freshener". They have a wide variety of health benefits...

January 17, 2016

The world of wireless charging is making more and more fans as the technology continues to spread to several areas.  Automakers like GM and Toyota are adding the feature in newer model vehicles.  IKEA, hotels, and airport lounges are adding Qi wireless charging.  Qi wi...

September 5, 2015

Most consumers are unaware someone can walk by and steal credit card or passport information in a few seconds.  It's more important than ever to be aware.  If credit cards have the new RFID chips in them, they're at risk for electronic pick-pocketing. 


September 5, 2015

Contactless Theft On The Rise As Banks Shift to RFID Enabled Credit Cards

Experts Predict Rise In Prices As A Result.  Retailers May Be Forced to Raise Prices To Compensate for Loses



Beginning in October 2015, all major US banks will be changing from magnetic strip to...

July 16, 2015

VAULT security brand allays concerns about EPassports and Biometric Chips by increasing availability


It turns out what you don’t know might actually hurt you. If you live in the US and Canada, and increasingly around the world, you may have a contactless integrated cir...

June 29, 2015

Fears of identity theft and digital pickpocketing skyrocket as America makes the shift to digitally enhanced debit, credit and ID cards.


Digital security Specialist VAULT announced this week that they are pushing to manufacture more credit card and passport protection...

A Lesson in Card Cloning

Check your wallet

You might not know it, but as of October 2015, your credit and debit cards will contain a tiny computer chip (radio frequency identification or RFID) and a radio antenna to transmit account information from your card—even...

June 11, 2015

You’re walking out of your office, you’re about to be mugged, but you’ll never be touched. You are about to be the latest victim of electronic pick-pocketing, and you won’t even know it until your credit card company calls you.


Maybe you have your passport in you...

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