|[January 03, 2014]
Safedome, the New Wallet, Smartphone, and Personal Identity Protection Solution, Showcased at the 2014 International CES
SAN FRANCISCO --(Business Wire)--
is a revolutionary fraud prevention solution that lets consumer service
providers, such as identity theft protection companies, put proactive
fraud and identity protection - and active alarming - right in their
customers' wallets. Safedome debuts with technology partner Texas
Instruments (TI) in north meeting room N115-N120 at the International
CES (News - Alert) held in Las Vegas January 7-10, 2014.
Safedome is the first product to securely pair a credit card-sized hardware device that fits into a consumer's wallet with a smartphone, creating a fraud solution that's integrated with the cloud. The Safedome app proactively alarms the consumer in the event that its pre-set area is breached and the connection between the Safedome card and smartphone is ever broken. (Photo: Business Wire)
"Our collaboration with TI enables us to offer a user-friendly customer
experience using secure Bluetooth low energy technology," said Matt
Denton, CEO Maxwell Forest, the company behind Safedome. "TI is also a
critical link in our product chain with business customers. As a result,
businesses are now able to offer a breakthrough fraud prevention
solution that provides their customers with additional peace-of-mind."
is the first product to securely pair a credit card-sized hardware
device that fits into a person's wallet with a smartphone, creating a
fraud solution that's integrated with the cloud. The Safedome
application ("app") proactively alarms the person in the event that its
pre-set area is breached and the connection between the Safedome card
and martphone is ever broken.
Three Secure Elements for State-of-the-Art Identity Protection:
Within the Safedome card is an ultra-thin computer that is invisibly and
securely tied to both the consumer's smartphone and the cloud. The card
interacts with an application on the smartphone using active "always on"
technology that takes preventative action in the event that a consumer's
wallet or smartphone is lost, left-behind, or stolen. The three identity
protection elements include:
Wallet containing the Safedome card: If stolen the consumer is
promptly alerted with an alarm on the protected mobile device. Once
this alert is generated the consumer can quickly notify card issuers
to block or cancel the consumer's debit and credit cards through the
intuitive interface on the mobile device app.
Smartphone with Safedome app: If lost or stolen, the consumer's
smartphone app will automatically lock to protect his or her identity
and secure valuable information.
Cloud-based Safedome identity vault: The smartphone and card
need to be together to wirelessly unlock the vault. It provides a
secure location protected by bank-grade authentication for the
consumer to store confidential financial information, such as credit
"We're proud to work with companies such as Maxwell Forest that are
leading the way in creating solutions that help improve people's lives,"
said Sid Shaw, worldwide business and marketing manager, Wireless
Connectivity Solutions, TI. "We know that being able to help protect the
identities of people around the world through innovative and secure
services such as Safedome is a fantastic use of the Bluetooth low energy
The following video provides more information about how Safedome
actively protects consumers: http://vimeo.com/82058948
The Safedome card and technology platform are available as a white label
offering for identity theft protection firms, financial services
companies, and insurance companies globally. Safedome can be bundled
with identity fraud or identity theft software suites to further
increase the value to these companies' customers.
About Maxwell Forest:
Maxwell Forest is an innovative international technology company. Safedome
comes from Maxwell Forest, a firm which is focused on helping consumers
better manage their mobile and digital lives.
The company's founders have extensive experience in the mobile,
financial services, and technologies industries, hailing from companies
such as Apple, HP, Panasonic (News - Alert), American Express, MasterCard, VISA,
Motorola, Nokia, Telstra, Virgin Mobile and Vodafone.
More information about Safedome is available at: nowyouaresafe.com, @safedome
on Twitter, and Facebook.com/safedome.
Visit Maxwell Forest at 2014 International CES with technology
partner Texas Instruments (News - Alert) (TI) in north meeting rooms N115-N120. Editors
Please Note: To request an interview with a Maxwell Forest
spokesperson or for a demo of Safedome, please visit meeting room N117,
which is located across from the Central Hall. Please contact Michele
Rene Scott at 303-460-1731 and firstname.lastname@example.org.
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