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New flexible, thin image sensor measures fingerprints, veins and biometric signals

Japan Display has developed a flexible, thin two-dimensional image sensor for high-definition biometric authentication and high-speed vital sign monitoring, following…

 

Japanese retailers walk fine privacy line to gather customer data with facial recognition

The Parco_ya shopping center in Tokyo’s Ueno district is using 90 cameras and facial recognition technology from AI startup Abeja…

 

Researchers say capturing pore position could improve fingerprint accuracy more than tenfold

A team of researchers at the University of Tokyo and biometric startup DDS have developed a fingerprint recognition technology which…

 

Biometric payment solutions startup Liquid secures funding round

Japanese startup Liquid announced on December 25 that it has secured funding from Itochu, Information Services International-Dentsu, Credit Saison and…

 

A dozen new solutions for pandemic recovery top this week’s biometrics news

New biometrics solutions and deployments of technology for helping society recover from the COVID-19 pandemic feature prominently among top stories…

 

ID4D initiatives and TSA trials top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

For the second consecutive week, Nigeria and airport biometrics made headlines on Biometric Update, though for different reasons. Several of…

 

Japan considers facial recognition to reduce health insurance fraud

Japan’s government is considering implementing biometric facial recognition checks to identify patients using the ‘My Number’ identification card for health…

 

Panasonic’s new facial recognition engine scores most accurate in NIST testing

The core engine of Panasonic Business’ new deep learning facial recognition platform Face Server, developed jointly with the National University…

 

Chincotech tackles racial bias in facial recognition systems

Tokyo-based software company Chincotech has announced the development of a multi-racial facial recognition system to provide superior accuracy than traditional…

 

Biometric banking

This is a guest post by Paul Sheldon Foote, of the Department of Accounting at California State University, Fullerton. Many…

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