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GM to introduce vehicles with facial recognition technology

General Motors will soon begin offering facial recognition technology as an added feature in their vehicles to prevent drivers from…

 

Reports say latest Imageware deal is with Wal-Mart

Imageware Systems has signed a three-year contract with Wal-Mart, according to “reliable sources” cited in a report by TechZone 360….

 

BioCatch Mobile biometric authentication app now out of beta

BioCatch announced that its BioCatch Mobile – which provides both authentication and threat detection across mobile banking platforms – is…

 

Apple partners with Visa, Mastercard and American Express for iPhone wallet

Apple is partnering with credit card companies, financial institutions and retailers to enable iPhone users to make secured mobile payments,…

 

Biometrics could prevent ‘celeb porn’ hacking incidents

Biometrics could be the ideal tool to protect private consumer data in the cloud. In the wake of an iCloud…

 

Synaptics acquisition of Validity fingerprint ID pays off

Synaptics’ acquisition of fingerprint identification firm Validity last November is quickly paying off, with shares of Synaptics doubling in the…

 

Kenyan government introduces biometric register to eliminate ghost workers from payroll

The Kenyan government has implemented a new initiative that makes it mandatory for all civil servants to have their biometrics…

 

Alipay, Huawei to introduce biometric security to mobile payments

Chinese online payment company Alipay has partnered with Huawei to use the fingerprint sensor in Huawei’s new Ascend Mate 7…

 

Swiss Center for Biometrics Research and Testing to host kick-off workshop

Swiss Center for Biometrics Research and Testing announced it is hosting a Kick-Off Workshop on November 12-13 in Martigny, Switzerland….

 

Chinese institute developing facial recognition system for online purchases

Researchers at the Chongqing Institute of Green and Intelligent Technology in China are currently developing a facial recognition payment system…

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