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Study finds fingerprints one of the top three authentication methods in Finland and Italy

A recent study by VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland about user attitudes to personal identification methods found that the…

 

Biometric authentication technology by Iris ID for South Korea’s Woori Bank

Iris recognition firm Iris ID, has entered into a strategic memorandum of understanding (MOU) with South Korea’s Woori Bank to…

 

UK school using biometric technology to verify students identity and register attendance

Three UK boarding schools have chosen Croma Security Solutions‘ Fastvein finger-vein biometric technology to provide access control to the schools,…

 

European auto makers leading the way on biometrics in cars, says Synaptics

According to Dr Huibert Verhoeven, VP of the automotive business at Synaptics, European car makers are leading the way in…

 

Osram Opto simplifies LED for iris recognition systems

Osram Opto Semiconductors GmbH says its has simplified its LED product used for iris recognition systems. The firm notes that…

 

Yahoo! Labs develops biometric authentication method for touchscreens

Researchers at Yahoo! Labs have developed a new biometric method of authentication for touchscreen devices. Christian Holz and Marius Knaust…

 

Biometrics research, authentication, border security and fintech trending this week

Here is a recap of the most popular biometrics industry news that appeared on BiometricUpdate.com this past week. Research vendors…

 

Rising security concerns driving global biometrics market growth: report

Persistence Market Research released its own report entitled “Next Generation Biometric Market – PMR Market Insight Report 2015 to 2021”,…

 

MorphoWave Tower touchless biometric access control solution honored by IFSEC

Morpho (Safran) announced that MorphoWave Tower, which it calls the market’s first biometric access solution that features high-speed touchless fingerprint…

 

EU finds some countries not fingerprinting migrants and refugees, starts legal procedures

The EU executive has started legal procedures against Croatia, Greece, and Italy for not registering migrants and refugees in the…

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