Video Release -- Check Please; TV Talk Show Host Touts Mobile Check Deposit on
Popular Mobile App Going Mainstream as Millions of Americans Watch
SAN DIEGO, Nov. 15, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Mitek Systems (Nasdaq:MITK)
(www.miteksystems.com), the leading innovator of mobile imaging for financial
transactions, today announced that the mobile check deposit industry it
created received a special mention from daytime talk show host, Ellen
DeGeneres, on November 5, 2013, during a two minute comedy monologue in which
she talked to her audience about the new technology of taking a photo of your
check to deposit it saying "The future is here!" She was amazed at the ability
to photograph and deposit a check from a smartphone, and lamented the old
fashioned way of depositing at the bank branch.
A video accompanying this release is available at
Mitek is the inventor and patent holder of Mobile Deposit® which is used today
by 20 million Americans and licensed by over 1,400 financial institutions
including all of the top ten retail banks in the US.
"The monologue indicates that mobile check deposit has gone mainstream; it's a
fun and easy way to avoid a trip to the bank," said James B. DeBello,
president and CEO of Mitek Systems.
Mitek's Mobile Deposit® is part of a suite of solutions for financial services
that includes Mobile Photo Bill Pay ®, Mobile Photo Balance Transfer™, and
Mobile Photo Account Opening™. All of Mitek's solutions leverage Mitek's
MiSnap™ touch-free capture technology, which automates the image capture
process – eliminating user-error and decreasing transaction processing time.
About Mitek Systems
Headquartered in San Diego, CA, Mitek (Nasdaq:MITK) is the leading innovator
of mobile imaging for financial transactions. Mitek's patented mobile photo
technology automatically captures images of personal and financial documents
and then extracts relevant data. This enables consumers to use the Camera as a
Keyboard™ to reduce friction for mobile check deposit, account opening, bill
payment, insurance quoting, and many other use cases. This innovative
technology is licensed by more than 1,400 organizations and used by tens of
millions of consumers enabling increased customer acquisition, retention and
operational efficiency. www.miteksystems.com.
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Please note that Ellen DeGeneres, The Ellen Show, Telepictures Productions
Inc. and Warner Bros. Entertainment do not endorse, approve, or certify the
information in this release, nor does Ellen DeGeneres and The Ellen Show
guarantee the accuracy, completeness, or efficacy of such information.
Reference herein to Mobile Deposit®, Mitek Systems or the mobile check deposit
industry does not constitute or imply endorsement, recommendation, or favoring
by Ellen DeGeneres, The Ellen Show, Telepictures Productions Inc. and Warner
CONTACT: Mitek Contacts:
Director of Marketing
Mix Public Relations
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