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IT News Online > - - Compact GPS Tracking Products Can Help Parents Keep Kids and Pets Safer during Halloween

 Compact GPS Tracking Products Can Help Parents Keep Kids and Pets Safer during Halloween
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Mini-GPS trackers are great products for keeping track of teens,pets, and more. Check out our GPS tracker at: http://www.personalsecuritycompany.com/Fans-Only-Specials/-Mini-Gps-Tracking-Device/518.html.

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Victorinox Swisschamp XAVT Swiss Army knife review

rThe Victorinox XAVT Swiss Army knife is a great addition to your camping, survival, or bug out bag gear. Whether it's a gift for yourself or someone else, you can't go wrong getting one of these.

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Here's a knife not only for protection but for many other uses as well.

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Home Automation Becomes Cheap and Easy

Home Automation Becomes Cheap and Easy | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Smart home devices from multiple manufacturers work seamlessly together on Staples Connect and Home Depot's Wink DIY platforms.
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This is for information only as I don't know how well these perform but thought they looked interesting. While I'm not an advocate for buying security products especially cameras from a discount store, this controller might work ok. I'd be interested to know if anyone has had an experience with it, although it looks fairly new. 

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Stun Master Mobile Charger Flashlight Stun Gun 18,000,000 volts

Stun Master Mobile Charger Flashlight Stun Gun 18,000,000 volts | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Stun Master Mobile Charger Flashlight Stun Gun 18,000,000 volts
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This security product is multi-use as a stun weapon, a flashlight, and a baton, as well as a mobile charger for your iphone or ipod, For more information, visit: http://www.personalsecuritycompany.com/-Stun-Guns/Stun-Master-Mobile-Charger-Flashlight-Stun-Gun-18000000-Volts/529.html.

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Top 5 Guns for the Budget Minded (video)

Top 5 Guns for the Budget Minded (video) | personal security devices | Scoop.it
If you’re trying to keep your firearms purchases under control but still want to be prepared consider these options, including the Mosin Nagant, a .410 shotgun, a 10/22 youth rifle, and more... About Latest Posts Damian BrindleBlogger at reThinkSurvivalBlogging about all things survival and...
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For those advocates of gun protection, this article should be of interest to you!

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DIY: How to make your own pepper spray

DIY: How to make your own pepper spray | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Before I say anything else I say this. Pepper Spray like any other weapon is nothing more than a defensive weapon. You cant just go around macing people as fun as that may sound to some of the read...
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I do not recommend this nor would I go to all this trouble when pepper spray is so inexpensive, but it is interesting to see how homemade pepper spray could be made if needed and some interesting facts regarding pepper defense.

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OpEdNews Quicklink: Coming soon: Email Self-Defense in Spanish, German, Portuguese, and more -- Free Software Foundation -- working together

OpEdNews Quicklink: Coming soon: Email Self-Defense in Spanish, German, Portuguese, and more -- Free Software Foundation -- working together | personal security devices | Scoop.it

abComing soon: Email Self-Defense in Spanish, German, Portuguese, and more -- Free Software Foundation -- working together for free software
We're excited to announce that volunteers are currently working on translations of the guide and infographic into ten languages. Wow!

Two weeks ago, we released Email Self-Defense, the FSF's beginner guide to fighting surveillance with free software email encryption. We had an outpouring of support from people who were happy to have a welcoming, accessible guide that also promoted free software and a reduction in the amount of data collected about people in general.

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Will be sure and keep and lookout and post as soon as I can find it available. A good thing to have for all-English or other languages-we all need to know how to protect ourselves!

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How NOT to Treat a Snake Bite (video)

How NOT to Treat a Snake Bite (video) | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Hey, I purchased one of those snake bite kits with venom extractor many, many years ago when I didn’t know any better. Sometime thereafter I realized these are virtually worthless but for some reason I can’t bring myself to throw it away. Here’s why you should NOT purchase one of these...
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Todays article plus video explains why for your security, snake bite kits don't work as well as what does work at such a crucial time. 

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NEREJ - Make sure you get the most out of your video surveillance investment - and your installer

NEREJ - Make sure you get the most out of your video surveillance investment - and your installer | personal security devices | Scoop.it
The New England Real Estate Journal is the largest commercial real estate news source in the United States. Covering commercial real estate companies, people, and deals in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, and Vermont. Search our archives of New England commercial real estate brokerage, construction, development, economic development, service and supplier commercial real estate news.
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Important information for anyone with a surveillance system or thinking about getting a surveillance system!

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We're glad you liked Email Self-Defense. Let's take it even farther. — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software

We're glad you liked Email Self-Defense. Let's take it even farther. — Free Software Foundation — working together for free software | personal security devices | Scoop.it

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Came across this article and infograph that introduces a movement currently going on to promote internet protection and encryption for email and outgoing personal information.

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Replace, discard and forget to wipe: Gen Y's smartphone habits

Replace, discard and forget to wipe: Gen Y's smartphone habits | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Gen Y web users replace and dispose of their mobile phones faster than any other group in Australia, but are least likely to wipe their personal details with security in mind, report shows.
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Some good tips and information on how to use a mobile phone and still keep private information private!

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Coast HP14 High Performance Focusing 339 Lumen LED Flashlight Review

Coast HP14 High Performance Focusing 339 Lumen LED Flashlight Review | personal security devices | Scoop.it
I’ve been interested in a new, quality flashlight for some time now and, though I do like my trusty Maglite and even the lesser expensive Coleman Max, this Coast HP14 LED Flashlight stands to supplant both of them. Here’s a few details direct from Amazon’s website so we’re on the same...
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For those who want to keep a good flashlight at their bedside or for those who just want a good source of light that won't loose battery power in a short amount of time, this flashlight sounds like the real deal!

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Pepper Spray For Self Defense – Blessings Abound Mommy ...

Pepper Spray For Self Defense – Blessings Abound Mommy ... | personal security devices | Scoop.it
In today's society, even the safest community poses a certain element of danger. A lurking criminal could be watching every move of an unassuming victim. Pepper spray may prove to be a very effective defense mechanism to ...

Via David Edwards, Michael Gravette
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Pepper spray is a defensive weapon everyone needs to carry these days!

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David Edwards's curator insight, December 22, 2013 10:04 AM

In today's society even the safest communities pose a certain element of danger. Pepper soray may prove to be very effective. 

Michael Gravette's curator insight, April 7, 2:35 PM

Anyone can learn to defend themselves. Safety can be prevented. 

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RAVPower Duo: External USB Charger / LED Lantern (video)

RAVPower Duo: External USB Charger / LED Lantern (video) | personal security devices | Scoop.it
This RAVPower Duo Charger/Lantern is an interesting dual purpose idea. Normally I don’t like multi-purpose products but this one might be an exception as it’s quite powerful, though, a bit bulky for easy EDC carry. That said, it would work great for in a purpose or small EDC bag...
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This looks like a handy lantern or light source for emergencies. 

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Smart home technology gaining momentum

Smart home technology gaining momentum | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Clayton allergist Dr. Patrick Winn can't stop smiling when talking about his smart home. Security cameras, lights, window blinds, garage doors, ceiling fans, even his heated driveway are all controlled from his cellphone or iPads.
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For the best security for yourself and your home, think about going smart home!

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AAA Roadwise Review - A Tool to Help Seniors Drive Safely Longer Overview

AAA Roadwise Review - A Tool to Help Seniors Drive Safely Longer Overview | personal security devices | Scoop.it
AAA Roadwise Review - A Tool to Help Seniors Drive Safely Longer Frequently Asked Questions
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This is a great tool that seniors can use in the privacy of their home to ensure they're mentally and physically fit to continue driving.

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Boost device security with voice, face unlock

Boost device security with voice, face unlock | personal security devices | Scoop.it

niBiometric fusion, which yields extremely high levels of accuracy, combines speech identification and facial recognition to enhance security in mobile devices.

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I'm still not sold on this voice and facial recognition for mobile security. It just seems to have too many if's as yet. What's your opinion?

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Hiding Valuables and Money in Your Home (video)

Hiding Valuables and Money in Your Home (video) | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Here’s a few interesting ideas to keep your money hidden from burglars who are in a rush. My only concern about the one idea on vacuum sealing money is that I’ve seen seals fail on more than one bag/roll in the past and, as such, I would be wary about what I shoved my vacuum sealed money...
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These ideas might work in a pinch, but I myself prefer a diversion safe that is designed like common household products. They seem much safer to me and more inconspicuous than the vacuum sealed money! To see some diversion safes, visit: http://www.personalsecuritycompany.com/Diversion-Safes.

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425, Inc. Personal Safety Products Light the Way to Safety

425, Inc. Personal Safety Products Light the Way to Safety | personal security devices | Scoop.it
425, Inc. will be featuring its Guardian Angel® product line – with new canine harness – in booth #1233 – designed to help increase the personal safety and security of EMT personnel as well as K9 units.
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This sounds like a great product that will hopefully find people in need faster and get them the help they need to survive!

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Hiking and Self Defense

Hiking and Self Defense | personal security devices | Scoop.it
A lot of us enjoy a nice hike in the woods where meandering paths intersect with an abundance of tall, shady trees.  Criminals like these places too but for entirely different reasons.  They like t...
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There are many different types of security weapons that can be carried on one's person when hiking, but at the least, I would carry some pepper spray or a stun gun!

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Dell Top Five Best Practices for BYOD and Mobile Security Challenges | Business-Cloud.com

Dell Top Five Best Practices for BYOD and Mobile Security Challenges | Business-Cloud.com | personal security devices | Scoop.it
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If you use your mobile device on the job, then this article should be of interest to you.

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FlashRouters Brings Affordable Networking Security Solution to Users Seeking Private Internet Experience

FlashRouters Brings Affordable Networking Security Solution to Users Seeking Private Internet Experience | personal security devices | Scoop.it
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For those who prefer and value their privacy on the internet, this article should be of real value to you, as well as the flashrouter discussed in the article.

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Mobile security: bigger than the device

Mobile security: bigger than the device | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Agencies find various ways to tackle the BYOD challenge.
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I guess it goes to say that whatever is used to transmit personal information electronically, we need to be discreet as to what type of information we transmit knowing that there is always a chance it could be intercepted!

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Autodialer with Safety Alarm, Motion Detector, and Auto Dialer

Autodialer with Safety Alarm, Motion Detector, and Auto Dialer | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Often times crime happens when no one is around to notice and the crooks are long gone by the time anyone does. Now, you can protect your home or office with the AUTO DIALER SECURITY and SAFETY ALARM.
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Why spend money on an expensive alarm system with ongoing monthly alarm charges when the autodialer is available. By setting this up along with a security camera, you'll have an excellent home security system in place!

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Stun Master 20,000,000 volt Bad Ass Metal Stun Baton and Flashlight

Stun Master 20,000,000 volt Bad Ass Metal Stun Baton and Flashlight | personal security devices | Scoop.it
Stun Master 20,000,000 volt Bad Ass Metal Stun Baton and Flashlight
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This is a good weapon for anyone to carry. It's a stun weapon with 20,000,000 volts of power, a flashlight, and club all in one. That's a lot for one small weapon!! For more information, visit: http://www.personalsecuritycompany.com/Stun-Flashlight/Stun-Master-20000000-Volt-Bad-Ass-Metal-Stun-Baton-And-Flashlight/528.html.

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EmergenSee® App Continues to Transform the Way Americans Achieve Personal Security, Providing Individuals and Families an Added Layer of Protection... | NEWS.GNOM.ES

EmergenSee® App Continues to Transform the Way Americans Achieve Personal Security, Providing Individuals and Families an Added Layer of Protection... | NEWS.GNOM.ES | personal security devices | Scoop.it
EmergenSee Icon (PRNewsFoto/EmergenSee) WASHINGTON , May 15, 2014 /NEWS.GNOM.ES/ -- The developers of EmergenSee® ( http://emergensee.com/ ), the innovative, real-time personal security app, are pleased to announce that 24/7 professional monitoring will now be available to individuals and families as an in-app purchase.
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More on the EmergenSee app for those desiring an app designed for personal security.

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