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Android smartphones with in-display fingerprint technology to grow 500 percent as Apple waits

The number of smartphones sold with in-display fingerprint sensors will increase by 500 percent in 2019, but none will be…

 

Megvii partners with smartphone component makers to bring facial biometric payments to Android devices

Semiconductor companies Himax Technologies and MediaTek Inc. have partnered with Megvii to offer an Active Stereo Camera (ASC) 3D sensing…

 

Trexscan releases mobile biometric time and attendance solution

Trexscan has released its mobile biometrics-based time and attendance and scheduling software for small to medium-sized businesses in the security…

 

Android P to require 7 percent FAR standard for authentication with BiometricPrompt API

Android P’s BiometricPrompt API will use a 7 percent combined spoof accept rate (SAR) and imposter accept rate (IAR) as…

 

API in development for native support of facial recognition authentication on Android

A recently updated code commit to the Android Open Source Project (AOSP) describes a new face authentication framework API, as…

 

Qualcomm pre-integrates Android P with Snapdragon mobile platforms

Qualcomm Technologies has implemented the soon-to-be-released Android P with its Snapdragon 845, 660, and 636 Mobile Platforms to allow OEMs…

 

Android P beta includes API supporting face, iris, in-display fingerprint biometrics

The Android P Developer Preview has revealed a new API for biometric authentication which adds support to the platform for…

 

Report says Android phones with 3D facial recognition tech likely delayed until Q3

Digitimes Research reports that the first Android-based smartphone with 3D facial recognition technology is not likely to reach the market…

 

FPC engineers working on native iris scanner support for Android

Engineers with Fingerprint Cards are working on bringing native support for iris scanners to Android, and have made several commits…

 

BioID releases source code for its Android and iOS facial recognition app

Cloud biometrics developer BioID has released the Android version of its face recognition authenticator and announced the availability of the…

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