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Fingerprint scanner identifies subsurface skin characteristics to diagnose healthcare fraud in S. Africa

Fingerprint sensors that identify unique tissue properties of the finger are being rolled out in South Africa to combat identity…

 

Apple drives biometrics in mobile commerce, boosts consumer privacy: report

Recent developments from Apple – Touch ID, mobile payment system Apple Pay, and Apple’s updated privacy policy – have been…

 

Ipsos uses biometrics to measure advertising engagement

Ipsos is harnessing the power of neuroscience to understand the intensity of emotional response in its clients’ advertising campaigns. The…

 

New Australian policy could allow biometric data from travelers to be shared between domestic and foreign agencies

New legislation from the Australian government aimed at tightening national security will enable customs and immigration officers to collect biometric…

 

Nok Nok Labs adds Apple Touch ID support, unlocking fingerprint authentication possibilities for app developers

Authentication provider Nok Nok Labs has updated its FIDO Ready Multifactor Authentication Client (MFAC) to support the Touch ID API…

 

Suprema’s new fingerprint modules are significantly faster and include new interface options

Biometrics and identification technology company Suprema, Inc. has launched a new series of fingerprint embedded modules featuring an updated CPU,…

 

​NICE Systems’ new video-analytics solution pinpoints suspects within large crowds

NICE Systems has unveiled Suspect Search, a video-analytics solution that can scan through footage to create an accurate virtual police…

 

Voice biometrics app from AGNITiO is a finalist in Silicon Valley Business App Awards

The KIVOX Mobile Voice iD solution, which identifies and authenticates mobile users by their unique voiceprint is a finalist in…

 

Indian gov’t launches biometric employee attendance system

The Indian government is making its employee attendance records available online. Using the Aadhaar system, employee attendance data will be…

 

IDC says banks should not stop using traditional passwords despite biometric identification

An IDC analyst says that despite implementing new biometric identification technologies to authorize financial payments, banks should not stop using…

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