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Indian Finance ministry plans biometric ATMs

In an attempt to encourage greater Aadhaar enrollment, the finance ministry in India has asked all public sector and rural…

 

National Identity Management Commission looks to enroll Nigerians abroad

The National Identity Management Commission (NIMC) in Nigeria has announced it will enroll Nigerians living abroad as a part of…

 

Fingerprint Cards appoints Magnus Hansson as Senior Sourcing Director

Fingerprint Cards has announced its newest appointment: Magnus Hansson as Senior Sourcing Director. FPC says through the company’s recent successes…

 

Sony to say goodbye to DualShock, hello to biometrics

Sony may soon be retiring the Playstation’s DualShock controller in favour of a new biometric solution, an unnamed development source…

 

Biometric fitness, healthcare applications featured at Consumer Electronics Show

While only a limited number of biometric products and services were featured at the 2013 International Consumer Electronics Show last week,…

 

SwipeClock to offer Schlage biometric time attendance device

Ingersoll Rand Security Technologies recently announced that SwipeClock, a Web-based timekeeping solution provider and manufacturer of TimeClock, WebClock, FlexClock and VoiceClock,…

 

Online DNA profiles create potential privacy risks

A recent scientific study has determined that genetic information that is publicly available online can be used to identify others. A team…

 

McDonald’s using DNA-based security system in Australia

In an effort to crack down on theft at McDonald’s locations in Australia, the fast-food restaurant chain has hired a British…

 

SecuGen demonstrates fingerprint technology at CES

SecuGen Corporation, a leader in advanced optical fingerprint recognition talked about its Android compatible Hamster Plus fingerprint readers and soon-to-be…

 

International Biometrics & Identification Association disagrees with media reports, backs TWIC

The International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) has announced that it strongly disagrees with recent media reports that suggest the Transportation…

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