Tag Archives: Biometrics

Fingerprints announces Biometric Software Platform for Payments

World-leading biometrics company, Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints™) has announced its Biometric Software Platform for payments, named FPC-BEP, targeting payment cards, wearables and USB dongles. The platform has been tailored to optimize the performance of its small and power-efficient biometric sensors for payments, which include the FPC1300-series and T-Shape™ module. Fingerprints can now offer card and […]

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Gemalto ‘pilots’ biometric boarding at Los Angeles International Airport

Gemalto have announced a joint pilot with a leading airline to bring additional convenience and security to the traveler’s experience via biometric boarding in Terminal 4 at Los Angeles International Airport (LAX). The test will confirm that passenger needs and expectations are met through use of facial recognition versus a traditional boarding pass as well […]

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HID Global Acquires Crossmatch to Expand in Biometric Identity Management

HID Global®, a worldwide leader in trusted identity solutions, today announced that it has acquired Crossmatch, a leader in biometric identity management and secure authentication solutions, from Francisco Partners.  Crossmatch’s portfolio of products includes biometric identity management hardware and software that complement HID’s broad portfolio of trusted identity products and services, making HID Global one […]

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Biometrics 
- marrying security and convenience

By Isabelle Moeller, Biometrics Institute. Only biometrics can unify the age-old opposing forces of user-experience and digital security. When it happens, the effect will be remarkable. Thanks, in no small part, to the whims of Hollywood, biometrics have become something of a go-to metaphor for bleeding edge, bullet- proof security. It’s easy to see why: […]

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NEXT Biometrics Introduces Newest Generation USB-Based Fingerprint Reader

NEXT Biometrics has announced availability of the latest generation of peripheral fingerprint readers, the Oyster II.  The USB-based device, which can be connected to a variety of mobile and desktop computing gear, leverages the same form factor used in NEXT’s “Oyster I” fingerprint reader that was introduced in 2015. The new Oyster II also incorporates […]

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IDEX introduces pioneering remote enrolment solution for biometric cards

IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, has developed a unique new enrolment solution for biometric cards. This revolutionary, low-cost process allows users to enrol conveniently by themselves without the need to visit a branch office which is considered a barrier to mass deployment of biometric cards in the financial payment […]

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Goode Intelligence forecasts that biometrics market for the connected car will be just under $1bn by 2023

Goode Intelligence (www.goodeintelligence.com), a leading cyber security research, analysis and consulting organisation, has issued a new Analyst Report, examining the biometrics market for the connected car.  In the report, Biometrics for the Connected Car; Automotive Biometrics Market Analysis & Forecasts 2018-2023, Goode Intelligence indicates that the market for this area has significant value especially from 2021 onwards, […]

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AimBrain & iDENprotect announce technology partnership on enhanced authentication

AimBrain, a Biometric Identity as-a-Service (BIDaaS) platform that provides step-up facial, voice and behavioural authentication, and iDENprotect, a leader in providing secure hardware-backed multi-factor authentication software, announced their partnership to the market today. Both organisations are committed to cybersecurity and fraud prevention with minimum impact to the end user. The joint proposition combines iDENprotect’s software […]

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