Clevo notebooks to include Synaptics SecurePad for biometric authentication

Synaptics’ SecurePad technology is now featured on Clevo’s new line of high-performance notebooks, according to a report by MS Power User. The notebooks are being sold under various brands including Aftershock, Azom Systems, CJscope, Monster, and Sage. Synaptics SecurePad technology offers the same functionality of the TouchPad — including scrolling, pointing, navigation, selection — in addition to an integrated area fingerprint sensor. Using the technology, notebook designers are able to integrate an area fingerprint sensor into a TouchPad. A TouchPad

Tier-one smartphone customer selects IDEX fingerprint sensor

Norwegian fingerprint technology firm IDEX recently announced that a tier-one smartphone customer has selected the firms’ Cardinal touch fingerprint sensor for integration into a mobile handset. According to a statement by the company, the design win further validates the price-performance value proposition that the company’s fingerprint sensor products and technology bring to the mobile market. “Following IDEX’s announcement on 2 June 2016 of a design win where the IDEX Cardinal sensor was selected as a feature in a tier-one OEM

POMM rolls out biometric authentication and data encryption cell phone case

POMM Inc. has introduced a new biometric authentication and data encryption cell phone case to keep data files private and secure. According to the company crowdfunding page, the POMM device is a unique hardware case that bypasses cloud based systems, providing a security and privacy platform designed to protect the data in mobile devices. It ensures data security, privacy and bio-authentication, all combined to prevent unauthorized access and use of the mobile user’s private data and personal, sensitive information. The

Synaptics and Precise Biometrics to provide fingerprint sensor technology for Alcatel smartphones

Synaptics recently announced a collaboration with TCL Communication to provide fingerprint sensor technology solution to its Alcatel smartphone customers. Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution for fingerprint recognition in mobile devices, Precise BioMatch Mobile, has also been integrated in the device. Precise BioMatch Mobile is an algorithm solution for secure fingerprint recognition in smartphones and tablets. The unique and patented hybrid algorithm solution is optimized for small fingerprint sensors and platforms with limited processing power and memory. ”We are pleased to be

Precise Biometrics and FPC fingerprint technology featured in Nubia Z11 smartphone

Fingerprint Cards (FPC) and Precise Biometrics fingerprint technology has been integrated in a new smartphone, the Nubia Z11. The mobile device uses Precise BioMatch Mobile, a patented algorithm solution for secure fingerprint recognition on smartphones and tablets that is optimized for small fingerprint sensors and platforms with limited processing power and memory space. The Nubia Z11 device also features Fingerprint Cards’ touch fingerprint sensor FPC1035. Just last month, Precise Biometrics announced that Precise BioMatch Mobile has been integrated into more

Top new features coming to smartphones: Gartner

Gartner has released its “Top 10 Smartphone Technologies and Capabilities in 2016 and 2017” report which identifies smartphone technologies and capabilities whose developments and transformations cannot be ignored by any mobile device vendor. The research firm’s top 10 technologies and capabilities for 2016 and 2017 are: fast charging; wireless charging; augmented and virtual reality; multiple-lens camera solutions; biometric authentication and technologies; virtual personal assistants (VPAs); flexible/curved displays; wi-fi 802.11 standards, and; USB type-C and embedded SIM (e-SIM). According to a

Dell showcases new line of Windows 10 laptops with advanced facial recognition

Dell’s Inspiron 7000 line of laptops running Windows 10 comes with advanced facial recognition, making use of the on-board infrared camera and Windows Hello to allow you to sign in by looking at your screen, according to a report by TechTimes. The new Inspiron 7000 laptops – the 13-inch, 15-inch or 17-inch model – also include the following features: an aluminum chassis; a Windows 10 certified, precision touchpad; a backlit keyboard; an Intel Core i3, i5 or i7 processor and

Lenovo ZUK Z2 smartphone features FPC touch fingerprint sensor

Lenovo’s new ZUK Z2 smartphone features Fingerprint Cards (FPC) touch fingerprint sensor FPC1155. The device also uses Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution for fingerprint recognition in mobile devices, Precise BioMatch Mobile. The fingerprint algorithm is based on Precise Biometrics’ standardized extractor and matcher technology, which is ISO 19794-2 compliant. Earlier this month, it was announced that Fingerprint Cards and Precise Biometrics are providing the fingerprint technology for the new Coolpad Max and Max Lite smartphones. In February, research firm Acuity Market

New Windows 10 laptops by Acer feature fingerprint readers

Acer’s latest Windows 10 laptops give users the ability to quickly authenticate themselves and log into these devices using their fingerprint. According to a report in TechTimes, the most basic model is the Acer Switch One 10, a fully “convertible” device and can be used in the tent, tablet and notebook display modes and features a 10-inch multi-touch HD screen and one of the latest processors from the Intel Atom line. The Switch One 10 will be available for North

Precise Biometrics fingerprint solution in more than 100 smartphones

Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution for secure fingerprint recognition on smartphones and tablets, Precise BioMatch Mobile, has been integrated into more than 100 smartphones from more than 30 manufacturers. Precise BioMatch Mobile is the company`s algorithm solution for fingerprint recognition in mobile devices. The fingerprint software is based on Precise Biometrics’ standardized extractor and matcher technology, which is ISO 19794-2 compliant. ”We are proud that more than 30 smartphone vendors has chosen to integrate Precise Biometrics fingerprint software in over 100