Articles By Luana Pascu

Luana Pascu is a Toronto-based writer and contributor to Biometric Update. She has also written about IoT, smart homes, NFC, cybersecurity, machine learning, and ethical issues in cybersecurity. You can follow her on Twitter @Luana_Pascu or on LinkedIn.


Korean hospital implements CMITech’s biometric iris recognition

CMITech’s dual iris recognition technology has been deployed by the Hallym University Medical Center hospital in Anyang, Korea for biometric…


Google testing biometric voice payments via Assistant

Google has confirmed it is testing a new Assistant feature that authorizes transactions through Voice Match biometrics, writes Android Police….


Biometrics in healthcare to see four-fold increase by 2024 to over $2.7B

Although biometric adoption in the healthcare sector was initially limited to patient identification and verification, the adoption of electronic health…


Biometrics adoption rates adjust, fingerprint growth paused by pandemic, analyst Goode says

The biometrics market is seeing major shifts in demand for fingerprints and digital identity, and in sensor production due to…


Half of Australians comfortable with biometric recognition, Korea sees twofold user-rate increase

Even though concerns about biometric facial recognition technology have been expressed, Australians are not worried about the technology and seem…


Thermal cameras with facial biometrics deployed by ZKTeco partner, launched by Platinum CCTV

Terra State Community College in Ohio is installing touchless multi-biometric devices with thermal and mask detection from ZKTeco to reduce the…


PayMyTuition adds biometric facial recognition to secure international tuition payments

Global payment processing provider PayMyTuition, part of the MTFX Group of companies, has added biometric facial recognition technology to boost…


Microsoft patent filing shows fingerprint biometrics for authentication on over-ear headphones

Microsoft is looking into upgrading its Surface Headphones by embedding a biometric fingerprint reader for authentication, according to a new…


U.S. Air Force, DISA use biometric tech to achieve secure mobility

The U.S. Air Force has partnered with DISA (Defense Information Systems Agency) to test phone and tablet cases that leverage…


Smart Engines and Innovatrics expand document recognition and onboarding services in Eastern Europe

Citibank has chosen AI document recognition technology developed by Smart Engines to verify client documents in Russia, the company announced….

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