Electronic skin gives robots the human touch

    Known as Wootzkin, the electronic skin is designed to allow robots to complete tasks requiring greater dexterity, such as handling soft fruit. The skin, developed by Edinburgh and Sedgefield-based Wootzano, was presented at the Annual Showcase of the Royal Academy of Engineering’s Enterprise Hub in May. The Wootzkin, which is made of a specially-modified elastomer […]

    National Electronic Policy 2019 to boost manufacturing, drive exports

    Industry experts believe that the National Electronic Policy 2019, passed last week by the Union Cabinet, can provide an impetus to Make in India (MII) and its efforts to become a global hub for Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM), apart from making electronics sector more competitive. “The policy offers significant support for the electronics […]

    Electronic products, consumer goods may cost less soon

    HIGHLIGHTS CBEC asked the companies to immediately lower prices of shampoos, deodorants and other products on which GST was slashed from 28% to 18% While several companies have already lowered prices, there are others who are yet to pass on the gains Electrical goods and consumer durables may see GST rate cut as they are […]

    India pitches $350-m investment ideas to Taiwan electronic makers

    Aiming to make India a manufacturing hub for electronics and semiconductors, the India Electronics and Semiconductor Association (IESA), a body representing the country’s Electronic System Design and Manufacturing (ESDM) industry, is opening its first overseas office in Taipei, Taiwan, today. The office will be inaugurated by Ashwini K. Aggarwal, Chairman, IESA; Mignonne Chan, who will […]

    The Electronic Crimes Task Force and You

    The U. S. Secret Service today kicked off the Cleveland Electronic Crimes Task Force. Created under the USA Patriot Act, this is one of 13 task forces in cities around the country. The task forces are partnerships between government and the private sector to fight high-tech crimes. The emphasis is on preventing cyber-crime from happening, […]

    Electronic Output Solutions Announces New Direct Marketing Services

    (PRESS RELEASE – February 24, 2009) – Electronic Output Solutions (EOS) is expanding its offering of services. Clients will now have even more tools at their disposal for both direct marketing and sales management strategies. As EOS adds new solutions, they are emphasizing green electronic solutions. The EOS management team consults with every client to […]

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    VASCO Launches DIGIPASS 310 with Electronic Signing for Secure Banking

    OAKBROOK TERRACE, Ill., Sept. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — VASCO Data Security International, Inc. (NASDAQ: VDSI), a global leader in authentication, electronic signatures, and identity management, announced the launch of DIGIPASS® 310, its newest hardware authenticator that provides One Time Passwords and electronic signatures. Two-factor authentication is used by banks and other organizations to secure access to […]

    Against The Machine: Being Human In The Age of The Electronic Mob

    Against The Machine: Being Human in the Age of the Electronic Mobby social critic Lee Siegel questions the benefits and positive assumptions about the Internet and its resulting culture. The author makes the most of 182 pages through sociological critique of internet culture through his noted ability to debate and offer critical thought. I received […]

    Are Electronic Holiday Cards a Replacement for Real Cards?

    This time of year, you want to send holiday greetings to all your clients and business contacts, but it’s time-consuming to handwrite notes, stuff them in envelopes, address them and mail them. Not to mention the fact that it’s a waste of natural resources. But are electronic cards (“ecards”) yet to the point of replacing […]

    FAA Changes Rules on Electronic Devices in Flight

    Actor Alec Baldwin would be thrilled. The Federal Aviation Commission has officially approved use of electronic devices in all stages of flight, with a few exceptions. You may recall Baldwin was famously ejected from a flight back in 2011 after he refused to stop playing a game on his phone. But for small business people who […]

    10 Electronic Signature Options and Why You Should Use Them

    Electronic signatures are as valid for business contracts as signatures signed in ink on paper. That’s been the case since the year 2000, when a U.S. Federal law known as the Electronic Signatures in Global and International Commerce act, was enacted. According to Nolo.com, people have “several different ways to indicate their electronic signatures, including […]

    EchoSign Summer Release 2009 Transforms the On-Demand Electronic Signature Experience

    PALO ALTO, California (PRESS RELEASE – June 23, 2009) — EchoSign, the leading Web-based provider of electronic signatures and signature automation, with more than 800,000 users worldwide, today announced EchoSign Summer Release 2009. EchoSign’s new release brings unique value propositions to businesses — immediate ROI because revenue can be booked faster than with any other […]