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i1 Biometrics releases sports mouthguard to track head injuries; signs deal with KU

i1 Biometrics announced this week that members of the Kansas football team will wear the Vector MouthGuard as the instrument…

 

Biometric residence permits will now be mandatory for all first time visa applicants to UK

The UK government is making it mandatory for all first time visa applicants to the UK to apply for a…

 

DEA using license plate readers to photograph drivers

Following last week’s unveiling that Drug Enforcement Agency has been using license plate readers to collect data for a large…

 

Ford granted patent for keyless biometric system for vehicles

Ford Motor Company was recently granted a patent for a biometric device that uses fingerprints, retinal scans, and voice recognition…

 

Apple files patent to integrate fingerprint sensor into touchscreen display

Apple recently filed a patent with the USPTO that outlines a fingerprint sensor integrated in the actual display of an…

 

White paper explores how privacy and data protection legislation affects biometric authentication

Market research firm Goode Intelligence has published its latest white paper entitled “The Impact of Privacy and Data Protection Legislation…

 

Biometrics conference ICB 2015 to be held in May

The 8th IAPR International Conference on Biometrics (ICB 2015) will be held May 19 to 22 in Phuket, Thailand. The…

 

Fingerprint Cards names Henrik Sundell general counsel

Fingerprint Cards announced it has named Henrik Sundell the company’s general counsel, a role in which he will oversee FPC’s…

 

New study has found that fingerprint examiners make extremely few errors

The Office of Justice Programs’ National Institute of Justice released a self-funded study that explores the accuracy and reliability of…

 

Brivas granted US patent for biometric encryption

Brivas announced it has been granted a US patent for biometric encryption. The background description for patent #8,949,619 B2, entitled…

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