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A coalition of more than 85 advocacy groups has written Amazon, Google, and Microsoft to ask them not to provide…

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Breakthrough year ahead for biometric payment cards: industry insights and predictions

After a series of breakthroughs in fingerprint sensor manufacturing, new architectures such as system-on-chip (SOC), and power harvesting in recent…

 

RFP issued for biometric and other AI tech to support US federal agencies

The Program Support Center within the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) has launched a request for proposals…

 

US Navy trials multi-factor mobile app for personnel records

The U.S. Navy is conducting a beta test of an app enabling personnel to access their personnel records through a…

 

Biometric card survey shows split between desire for stong authentication and data storage concerns

The applications for mass-market biometric smart cards may not end with payments, as 38 percent of UK consumers would like…

 

IDEX joins Fintech Association of Japan, will attend APSCA Digital Commerce Asia Pacific

IDEX Biometrics announced it has become a member of the Fintech Association of Japan. The association promotes open innovation in…

 

Fingerprint Cards’ biometric technology deployed in two new Xiaomi smartphones

Fingerprint Cards has revealed that two recently launched Xiaomi smartphones feature Fingerprint Cards’ sensors. The Xiaomi Redmi Note 7 was…

 

Judge rules trustee for bankrupt biometrics company cannot recover alleged bribery costs

A trustee for bankrupt biometric scanner maker CryptoMetrics has lost a court case to recover money allegedly paid by the…

 

Entersekt adds digital identity expert to US business development team

Mobile fintech provider Entersekt has announced the addition of digital identity and business development expert Jennifer Singh to support strategic…

 

Etron and Kneron partner for natural light 3D facial recognition at the edge

Etron Technology has partnered with Kneron and 3D imaging Etron subsidiary eYs3D to develop a 3D sensing solution for ‘Artificial…

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