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Chris Burt is the editor of Biometric Update. He has also written nonfiction about information technology, dramatic arts, sports culture, and fantasy basketball, as well as fiction about a doomed astronaut. He lives in Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter @AFakeChrisBurt."

Swiss Corner Bank has launched a biometric credit card in partnership with Visa, Gemalto and Fingerprint Cards, which is the…

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Precise Biometrics adds passive liveness detection to facial recognition access control system

Precise Biometrics has integrated passive liveness detection capabilities into its facial recognition-based physical access control systems, increasing security without requiring…

 

Universal Beijing to use facial recognition throughout theme park as CloudWalk VP urges privacy balance

Biometric facial recognition will be used throughout the new Universal Beijing theme park under a strategic partnership with Alibaba, Universal…

 

Yoti biometrics and SafeCharge validation deployed for online gaming in impatient customer market

Two more deployments in the digital ID market have been announced, one with biometric technology and one not, just as…

 

Fingerprint Cards launches new capacitive biometric sensor for side-mounting on smartphones

Fingerprint Cards has expanded its biometrics portfolio with the development of a slim new capacitive fingerprint sensor designed to be…

 

Laxton set to launch new multi-modal tablet as biometrics companies gear up for Trustech, ISC East, Milipol

The security and biometrics communities’ late-year event season is in full swing, with companies reporting new product launches, demonstrations, and…

 

Smart home facial recognition camera and fingerprint locks launched for U.S. consumers

Several new biometrics-based consumer devices have been introduced to the U.S. market for smart home and smart lock applications, as…

 

Analysts forecast major revenue growth in mobile and healthcare biometrics, 3D sensors, security

The growth forecasts in the latest set of market analyst reports are very positive for the biometrics industry: 22 percent…

 

Zwipe to cut $4M a year in streamlining plan to focus on biometric card partnership with Idemia

The Zwipe Board of Directors has approved a management proposal to streamline the company with a narrowed focus to reduce…

 

BIO-key launches Africa subsidiary to address growing demand for biometric security

BIO-key has launched a subsidiary in Africa to pursue the large, high-growth opportunity to provide biometric security products across the…

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