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3 09, 2013

Toronto’s Bionym Launches The Nymi and Uses Your Unique Heartbeat to Unlock Your World

September 3rd, 2013|

Posted by Techvibes Newsdesk on Sep 3, 2013

Today Toronto’s Bionym launched the next generation of biometric technology launches today with the Nymi. The Nymi is a biometric technology wristband that reads heart rhythms to connect with devices for identity authentication.

According to Bionym’s press release this morning, the Nymi is the “world’s first wearable authentication device that uses your unique heartbeat to unlock your identity” through an embedded electrocardiogram (ECG) sensor.

When the Nymi recognizes your personal ECG, it communicates your identity to your devices. The activated Nymi can be used […]

24 08, 2012

Adira Energy announces the appointment of former CEO of Israel Electric Corporation as Co-Chair

August 24th, 2012|

EXTENSION OF DRILL CONTRACT AND ENVIRONMENT SURVEY SUBMISSION DATES ON ITS YITZHAK LICENSE GRANTED

TORONTO, Aug. 24, 2012 /CNW/ – ADIRA ENERGY LTD. (TSXV: ADL) (OTCBB: ADENF) (FRANKFURT: AORLB8).

The Board of Adira Energy Ltd. (“Adira” or the “Company”) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Amos Lasker as Co-Chair of the Board of Directors, effective immediately.

Mr. Lasker previously held positions of President and CEO of Israel Electric Corporation, the State of Israel’s national electricity generation, transmission and distribution company.

Dennis Bennie, Adira’s current Chairman stated: “We are honoured to welcome Amos as Co-Chair of the Board of Adira […]

27 02, 2012

Adira Appoints CEO

February 27th, 2012|

by  Adira Energy Ltd. |  Press Release  | Monday, February 27, 2012

The Board of Adira Energy Ltd. announced the appointment of Mr. Jeffrey Walter as Chief Executive Officer, and the transition of Mr. Hezi Kugler from CEO to Strategic Consultant to the Company, both effective immediately.

Mr. Walter previously held positions with Noble Energy for 27 years, a large multi-national independent energy company with a market capitalization exceeding US$18 billion. He presided over the team responsible for the largest gas discovery at the time in Israel. […]

10 05, 2011

MaRS Client Newtopia announces seed investment from BDC Venture Capital

May 10th, 2011|

Toronto, ON, May 10, 2011 – Personalized health coaching company and MaRS Client Newtopia Inc. announced last week that the Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC) has invested seed funding for its next stage of commercialization. BDC made the investment through its Venture Capital division (BDC VC), in partnership with a seasoned group of Canadian angel investors, including Newtopia Chairman and Co-founder Dennis Bennie.

Newtopia is a revolutionary approach to weight loss and healthy living, created by a team of leading experts. Founded in 2008, Newtopia […]