The top 10 most-read stories on BiometricUpdate.com in 2013

2013 was a pretty big year for biometrics. If not just for the products that launched, this year has certainly been the one in which the term “biometrics” entered the public consciousness. We’ve gone back to look at the stories that captured the greatest attention of the BiometricUpdate.com community and represented the most-read articles on our site this past year. Here are the top 10 most read articles on BiometricUpdate.com in 2013. 1. Homeland Security to test BOSS facial recognition at

Top consumer biometric gadgets for 2013

It’s this time of year that the term “gadget” gets thrown around quite a bit. “Gifts for the gadget-lover on your list,” “the year’s best gadgets,” “joy for gadget-hungry consumers” and “last-minute gadget gift ideas” are just a few of the lines I’ve heard on TV in the last couple of hours. Snuggies, coffee makers, clock radios – these are shelf-filler at best. Let’s be honest, biometric devices are the ultimate “gadgets.” They’re just starting to make their mark on

Aware posts Q3 2013 financials, says biometrics unaffected by DSL service assurance shutdown

Aware has just reported its financial results for the third quarter, ending September 30, 2013. According to the company, revenue for the third quarter of 2013 was $4.5 million, a decrease of 15% compared to $5.3 million in the same quarter last year. The net loss for the third quarter of 2013 was $1.2 million, which compares to net income of $10.3 million for the same period a year ago. Net income in the third quarter of 2012 included a gain