Commercial Applications

The commercial application of biometrics refers to biometric systems in retail and customer-facing settings. This includes point-of-sale and payments, access control and identification. Typically, these use palm vein, fingerprint, iris recognition, facial recognition with retail-based systems.

 

Indian city to use biometrics to curb absenteeism at health centers

The health department in Chandigarh, India is up in arms against the rising complaints of absenteeism in health centers and…

 

EyeVerify Closes the Lid on A $1.4M Seed Capital Round

EyeVerify, an eye vein biometrics software company, recently announced the closing of a $1.4 million seed funding round. The company’s…

 

Biometric security now available for SAP

Secugen fingerprint readers now work in combination with bioLock software from Realtime North America Inc., to provide a biometric identity…

 

BIO-Key & Medflow providing biometric solutions to eye clinics

Recently, BIO-Key International and Medflow Inc. implemented biometric authentication solutions for several eye care facilities, namely: Canton Ophthalmology, East Michigan…

 

Biometrics to bring proper IDs to India

The Unique Identity program of the Indian Government has, so far, been able to successfully enroll about 200 million citizens. …

 

Vodafone festival cellphone recharge truck to use palm vein readers

Vodafone has announced that it will be using palm vein readers in its popular cell phone recharge truck that will…

 

Smart Card, Fingerprint Reader Launched for iPhone

Precise Biometrics recently unveiled its Tactivo product. The Tactivo is a smart card and fingerprint reader designed for the iPhone….

 

Spanish Hotel to use Fingerprint Payment System

The Ushuaia Ibiza Beach Hotel in Spain has begun a trial of PayTouch, the world’s first fingerprint payment system. Instead…

 

Iris Id Technology From Morpho Ranks Most Accurate In NIST Test

Morpho Trust USAcame out the overall winner by beating out the competition in a series of tests conducted by the…

 

HCD Research, Missouri J-School Enters Biometrics Partnership

“Neuromarketing” is taking on a new approach. A partnership between HCD Research and the PRIME Lab (Psychological Research on Information…

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