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Lightspeed Technology announces new interface for face and iris biometrics

Lightspeed Technology has announced the development of a user interface module to support mass deployment of its face and iris…

 

Samsung patent for optical in-display fingerprint sensor published

A Samsung patent filed with WIPO for a ‘Biometric sensor and device including the same’ was published today and details…

 

Israel’s fingerprint identification system failing border and police checks at high rates

A committee reviewing Israel’s Biometric Database Law says that the fingerprint identification system is suffering high rates of failure when…

 

EAB collaborates with NIST on International Face Performance Conference

The European Association for Biometrics (EAB) today announced it is collaborating with the U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology…

 

Illinois Supreme Court ruling to clarify legal harm of biometric collection procedure violations

A suit against Six Flags Entertainment Corp. for violating the consent requirements of Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA) is…

 

Researchers suggest biometrics among technologies that could secure Social Security numbers

The U.S. government should modernize the Social Security number (SSN) by encrypting it with biometrics or other mechanisms in order…

 

Aratek to feature FBI certified fingerprint scanners at Smart Cards Expo

Biometric technologies and eID management firm ARATEK is set to showcase its latest biometric products and solutions at the 2018…

 

Apple patents voice biometrics-based device access system

Apple has patented a system for electronic “(d)evice access using voice authentication,” which would allow users to unlock a device…

 

Fingerprint Cards signs new distributor for India

Fingerprint Cards announced a new distribution agreement that is expected to strengthen the Swedish biometrics firm’s position in India and…

 

Financial firms and telecoms in India wrestle with new Aadhaar authentication rules

Fintech and mutual fund companies cannot authenticate customers with their Aadhaar account, banks would like to continue doing so, and…

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