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.

 

Sentara Healthcare integrates Imprivata biometric patient identification technology

Over a century old Sentara Healthcare in Norfolk, Virginia, is now using biometric palm vein identity authentication to connect over…

 

4Stop integrates biometric identity verification from Jumio to improve KYC process

4Stop (FourStop GmbH) has entered a strategic partnership with Jumio to integrate its identity verification service with certified liveliness detection…

 

Biometrics veteran and former MorphoTrust CTO joins Aware as leadership overhaul continues

The executive overhaul at Aware continues, as the company announced it has assigned the role of Chief Technology Officer to…

 

Researchers develop fingerprint technology to detect heroin use or contact

A group of researchers from the University of Surrey have developed an advanced fingerprint detection technology that can immediately tell…

 

Barclays and Hitachi release updated biometric finger vein scanner

Barclays and Hitachi have released an improved version of the Barclays Biometric Reader (BBR), a finger vein scanner that allows…

 

ForgeRock releases IAM tool for hybrid cloud and discusses Identity Fabrics with KuppingerCole

ForgeRock has launched its Identity Cloud for hybrid cloud deployments, integrating the company’s Identity Platform-as-a-Service (IDPaaS) and ForgeRock Identity Cloud…

 

Megvii advances approval request for blockbuster biometric IPO in Hong Kong

Despite being placed on the U.S. government blacklist for its biometric facial recognition platform Face++, alongside other Chinese technology developers…

 

Identity industry leader joins Trust Stamp Advisory Board

Trust Stamp has welcomed Emma Lindley to its Advisory Board to help guide the development of inclusive AI-powered facial biometric…

 

Viisights secures $10M to strengthen behavioral recognition systems for real-time video

AI technology developer Viisights has raised $10 million in Series-A funding that will be spent on further developing behavioral recognition…

 

Fujitsu releases updated biometric authentication access security system

Fujitsu has released “AuthConductor V2,” a new biometric security system that leverages technology such as palm vein authentication, facial and…

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