Consumer Electronics

Biometrics-based consumer electronic devices are standalone products that include access control door locks, security systems, home automation, automotive, game consoles and mobile devices (tablets, smartphones, mp3 players etc.). Companies that integrate biometric technology into existing consumer devices are included in this category.

 

Danal launches service to confirm user mobile phone numbers without SMS

Mobile identity provider Danal has announced the launch of a new service, phoneverification.io, to enable apps and services to perform…

 

Tencent trials facial recognition to combat video game addiction in minors

Tencent is trialing a system using facial recognition technology to identify underage gamers in order to limit their gaming and…

 

Integrated facial biometrics feature in connected cars at fall auto shows

Connected cars demonstrated at car shows this fall are featuring facial recognition integrated as part of new systems to change…

 

BIO-key featuring line of biometric locks at Luxury Technology Show

BIO-key will showcase its consumer line of biometric and Bluetooth security locks tomorrow at the Luxury Technology Show (LTS) in…

 

FBI forces suspect to unlock iPhone with Face ID

A U.S. federal investigator has forced a criminal suspect to unlock his iPhone X using Face ID after receiving a…

 

Rumor has Samsung launching smartphones with optical in-display fingerprint sensors soon

Samsung may introduce its in-display fingerprint technology earlier than expected in the Galaxy P30 and P30+, rather than the Galaxy…

 

Report warns of smart home tech impact on children’s privacy

A UK academic researching the impact of big data and artificial intelligence on family life has issued a call for…

 

FPC tech deployed for biometric authentication in new Xiaomi device

The new Xiaomi 8 Youth mobile device comes equipped with Fingerprint Cards’ sensor FPC1291, according to a recent announcement from…

 

ZKTeco USA and Wi-Charge introduce high-end biometric door lock

Wi-Charge and ZKTeco USA showcased the integration of a high-end multi-biometric door lock with a long-range wireless power receiver last…

 

Ohsung Electronics integrates IDEX fingerprint sensor into remote controller

IDEX announced today that its contact-based fingerprint sensor for biometric cards has been integrated into a remote controller by Ohsung…

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