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New fingerprint technique determines gender, drug use

The gender of suspects can now be determined from latent fingerprints.  Peptides and proteins left behind in fingerprints can be…

 

Mobile DNA testing facility raises reliability concerns

A 28-foot mobile DNA testing facility has raised questions about its ramifications of easy and fast DNA testing, determining paternity…

 

825,000 DHS fingerprint records associated with multiple entries

According to internal investigators, 825,000 of the United States’ Homeland Security Department (DHS) fingerprint records appear to be associated with…

 

Certified by Apple, the future is bright for Tactivo for iPad

Tactivo(TM) for iPad has gained MFi approval by Apple and is now certified. Tactivo for iPad is the first product…

 

Cannon Security’s RadioVault secures valuables by fingerprint recognition

Cannon Security recently introduced its latest electronic security device, the RadioVault. The RadioVault is a combination of an electronic safe,…

 

Precise Biometrics CTO says Tactivo product extends iOS security

Tactivo, a smart card and fingerprint reader designed for the iPhone, represents a unique milestone for Precise Biometrics. The firm…

 

Anonymous releases TrapWire video, plans global protest

Hacktivist group Anonymous has released a video describing how people can avoid being tracked by surveillance cameras and facial recognition…

 

Police to use behavior recognition systems at RNC

Tampa police will be using “behavior recognition” surveillance cameras and specialized software at the Republican National Convention. The software, designed…

 

The Trouble with TrapWire

Over the past week, the press and the Twitterverse has been running rampant with stories about TrapWire, the counter-terrorism technology…

 

Nigerian university makes biometric ids compulsory

An official of Moshood Abiola University, previously known as the University of Lagos in Nigeria, disclosed on Thursday that the…

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