updated 05:06 pm EST, Sat December 14, 2013
iMag Pro II mobile reader guaranteed for over 10,000 swipes
ID Tech, a manufacturer of automated electronic solutions, has released its new encrypted MagStripe mobile reader. The iMag Pro II is compatible for all Apple Lightning connector mobile devices. Ideal for business use, the iMag Pro II allows accepting credit card transactions, signature debit cards, gift cards, driver's licenses, and ID badges on one's iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPad mini, iPad Air and iPad 4. Providing bi-directional reading of three tracks of card data, the unit supports TDES and AES encryption, using DUKPT management.
The iMag Pro II has an operating life of a minimum of 10,000 card swipes and card reading. Its low battery consumption means it does not require an external power supply -- and coupled with a durable design, the mobile reader provides suitable portability. The iMag Pro II will be featured alongside other ID Tech products at the NRF Big Show 2014 in New York City, at booth #901.
NuGard KX Impact X-Orbing Screen Armor offers iPhone and iPad protection
Apple accessories and upgrades maker NewerTech has announced its new line of NuGuard KX Impact X-Orbing Screen Armor for the iPhone and iPad. Aiming to protect against drops, impacts and scratches, Screen Armor is available in both 'full size' (covering entire front surface) and 'case friendly' coverage (leaves small gap around edges of screen) options.
Its triple layer design measures 0.28mm thick, and possesses a military-grade shock absorption component. The NuGuard KS Screen Armor adheres without requiring water or other liquids to install, and does not leave air bubbles if repositioned. Starting at $15, nine models are currently available at Other World Computing, its exclusive distributor.