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Optimal Payments, Daon enter strategic partnership for biometric payments

Optimal Payments and Daon have just entered into a strategic partnership to implement biometrics into Optimal’s existing payment services. Under the new…

 

Fingerprint Cards gets million-unit order, recruits new VP for sourcing and supply

Fingerprint Cards says it has received a massive order for nearly 1 million of its swipe sensors for the Asian smartphone…

 

Gemalto, Zetes to provide Belgian ePassports

Gemalto has announced that it will supply Belgium with an ePassport, set to be introduced in 2014. Specifically, Gemalto will provide…

 

Nigerian Stock Exchange looks to mandate biometrics

The Nigerian Stock Exchange is looking to mandate that all investors submit biometrics before buying or selling shares. Reported in…

 

Fingerprint Cards buys wireless patents

Fingerprint Cards has just purchased ‘key wireless patents’ from an unspecified international patent holder. Specifically, this purchase consists of more…

 

DHS records video footage at junior hockey game for facial recognition tests

According to the Department of Homeland Security, video footage that was successfully taken at a junior hockey game last weekend…

 

Aadhaar enrolment nears 100% in Delhi, but Supreme Court ruling a concern

Aadhaar enrolment in Delhi has nearly reached 100 percent, according to the city’s Chief Minister. Reported in the Indian Economic…

 

Valve shows off new Steam controller, leaves out biometrics

Valve revealed a new controller for its Steam gaming platform, but the new device does not include support for biometrics,…

 

Introducing the BiometricUpdate Digital Magazine

BiometricUpdate.com has just published its very first digital magazine, focused on the use of biometric technologies in law enforcement. This…

 

LaserLock: An interview with Neil Alpert, CEO

The need for identity verification is becoming clear in many industries today, and as such an increasing number of companies…

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