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BiometricUpdate.com to hold first “tweetup”

BiometricUpdate.com is pleased to announce that it will be holding its first monthly Twitter chat on Friday, August 17, 2012…

 

Facial recognition to aid police in Portland, Maine

The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office in Portland, Maine has implemented facial recognition technology to check on a person’s identity, to…

 

World’s smallest two-finger scanner released

Integrated Biometrics, a developer and manufacturer of high performance fingerprint biometric technologies, mainly used by the military and law enforcement…

 

Accurate Biometrics awarded Chicago school fingerprinting contract

Accurate Biometrics recently announced that it was awarded the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) fingerprinting services contract. The award is a…

 

Authorities test new biometric systems at Tokyo area airports

Recently, Japanese authorities began testing new biometric identification systems at Tokyo Haneda and Tokyo Narita airports. The latest biometric system…

 

Precise Biometrics to expand Tactivo to more smartphone brands

The launch of Tactivo by Precise Biometrics earlier this year is expected to generate large sales for the firm. As…

 

U.S. surveillance system spying on public spaces

According to a series of recent news reports, former senior U.S. intelligence officials have created a detailed domestic surveillance system…

 

Biometric Research Note: Integration companies winning military biometric contracts

Integration companies that adopt a consulting based approach to biometric-based security implementations will have a competitive edge in terms of…

 

3M Cogent makes a mark at UK Post Office

The Applicant Enrollment Identification (AEI) service of the United Kingdom Post Office announced that they have processed the biometric data…

 

Resident ID cards gets approval from EFC

India’s Expenditure Finance Committee (EFC) has overruled objections by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on the issuance of…

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