Articles By T'ash Spenser

T’ash Spencer writes full time for BiometricUpdate.com. She has 15 years experience in the field of regional planning and earned her Master’s of Science in Regional Development Planning and Management from the University of Dortmund, Germany. Follow her @tashspencer1.

 

Arizona police forces testing fingerprint scanners

Police departments throughout Arizona are testing out MorpholDent, a portable fingerprint device that is about the size of iPhone. The…

 

Biometrics technology from Softbank unlocks smartphone

Softbank, one of Japan’s biggest telecom carriers, and Universal Robot have teamed up to develop palm and vein pattern technology…

 

UK schools not protecting biometric data

A study has found that data in UK schools gathered from pupils, which includes biometrics, are at risk and susceptible…

 

Alabama to require biometric scans for prison visitors

The Alabama Department of Corrections has implemented a new policy that requires visitors to state prisons to have their fingerprint…

 

UK nightclub uses biometrics to control entry

The Underground, a nightclub in Dundee, Scotland, recently installed biometric fingerprint scanners for first time visitors to prove they are…

 

Jakarta issues e-ID cards with biometrics

The Jakarta Civil Registration Agency adopted biometrics through issuing new e-ID cards however only one million of 4.6 million e-ID…

 

Touch screen keypad enhances LEID electronic lockers

LEID Products, LLC, a leader in electronic locker and cabinet storage with biometric asset protection and control, has enhanced protection…

 

New biometric fingerprint scanners helps WV State Police

The Huntington detachment of the West Virginia State Police acquired 10 new portable fingerprint identification scanners.  They are handheld, cellular-based devices…

 

New fingerprint technique determines gender, drug use

The gender of suspects can now be determined from latent fingerprints.  Peptides and proteins left behind in fingerprints can be…

 

Certified by Apple, the future is bright for Tactivo for iPad

Tactivo(TM) for iPad has gained MFi approval by Apple and is now certified. Tactivo for iPad is the first product…

Most Read This Week

Featured Company

Biometrics Research

Biometrics White Papers

Biometrics Events

Explaining Biometrics