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Fuel3D gets $6.4 M in new funding round, looking at biometrics

3D scanning solutions provider Fuel3D, which successfully Kickstarted a high-resolution handheld 3D scanner last year, has closed a $6.4 million…

 

Computer scientist making iris recognition more secure

Computer scientist Oleg Komogortsev and a team at Texas State University are working to make iris recognition more secure and…

 

Neurotechnology’s fingerprint matching algorithm gets high marks in Ongoing MINEX evaluation

The latest version of Neurotechnology’s fingerprint matching algorithm has achieved second place in the National Institute of Standards and Technology’s…

 

Biometrics featured prominently at Money 20/20

Many new developments in biometric technology were showcased this week at the Money 20/20 tradeshow in Las Vegas, the largest…

 

Bionym, RBC, Mastercard testing payments using biometric wristband

Bionym, the company behind the Nymi Band authentication wristband, is preparing to test heartbeat-authenticated payments in Canada before the end…

 

Biometrics ensure that World Bank support goes to civil servants in Somalia

After 23 years of absence, the World Bank Group has reengaged in Somalia with a new Multi-Partner Fund for Somalia…

 

Calgary police select NEC’s facial recognition technology

The Calgary Police Service is implementing a facial recognition solution, providing new tools for identifying criminals, and making it the…

 

iTouch Biometrics develops new solution for law enforcement

iTouch Biometrics has announced Digital Major Case Prints, a solution that digitally captures friction ridge detail appearing on the palm…

 

Cross Match Technologies and DigitalPersona Make First Appearance as “Crossmatch”

Cross Match Technologies and DigitalPersona, which merged in April, have debuted a new, unified brand identity, “Crossmatch”, at CARTES Paris…

 

EyeVerify launches updated version of EyePrint ID

EyeVerify Inc. today will release EyePrint ID v2.0, the second version of the firm’s patented technology that eliminates the need…

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