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Australian Passport Office wants more biometrics in its ePassport system

Facial recognition already exists within the Australian passport system, but according to a recent tender from the APO, it looks…

 

Usability should be key consideration in biometric border systems

Usability and functionality should be a primary concern for designers and manufacturers of biometric systems. Though such systems typically are…

 

USPTO publishes Apple’s Touch ID patent application

The USPTO has just published a patent filed by Apple for its Touch ID sensor. Specifically, the patent covers the…

 

INSIDE Secure and Intrinsic-ID team up for secure microcontrollers for smart cards

INSIDE Secure and Intrinsic-ID have announced they are bringing to market a new class of secure microcontrollers for smart cards and other…

 

TouchID doesn’t always recognize prints, leaving users to create workarounds. Is that OK?

If your iPhone 5S doesn’t work the way it should, what do you do? If you were anyone but an…

 

LANDesk updates password reset, adds biometric access options

LANDesk Software has just announced some updates to its password reset functions, including support for biometrics. In particular, options include touch-tone…

 

Fujitsu and PulseWallet team up for biometric payments

Fujitsu Frontech North America and PulseWallet have announced a new relationship utilizing Fujitsu’s PalmSecure biometric technology for biometric payments. According to…

 

SpeechPro gets Nepalese police deployment

SpeechPro has announced that the Criminal Investigations Unit of the Nepalese Police is now using its Forensic Audio Workstation for its…

 

Smart Payment Association to lay out benefits of biometrics at CARTES

The time is now for biometrics in financial services. That’s the message that Lorenzo Gaston, the technical director of the…

 

Infineon and Oracle team up for smart card solutions

Infineon Technologies has announced that it will work with Oracle to provide secure smart card solutions for the development of government applications….

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