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Seychelles Police, Interpol, 3M Cogent sign contract for new fingerprint matching system

The Seychelles Police Department is expected to receive a new fingerprint matching system by next year, to help with the…

 

Bio-Key Settles patent suit with Blue Spike

BIO-Key International announced on Monday that it has settled the patent infringement suit filed against it by Blue Spike. As…

 

Cooking Hacks announces medical biometric sensor for Arduino and Raspberry Pi communities

Cooking Hacks, the open hardware division of Libelium, a wireless sensor networks platform provider for Smart Cities solutions, has released…

 

Changes to Australia’s privacy law remove ban on biometric data for crime-fighting

Under changes to Australia’s privacy law, facial scans taken for passports, drivers’ licenses, or nightclub entry can now be kept…

 

Fiji’s biometric voter registration surpasses half a million

More than half a million voters in Fiji have registered to vote in the upcoming 2014 elections, using a biometric…

 

Tyfone and IQT ink deal for mobile ID and smartcard security

Tyfone has announced a strategic investment and technology development agreement with In-Q-Tel to bring mobile security in cloud and NFC…

 

Canada to mandate biometric collection from visa applicants in 29 countries

As reported previously in BiometricUpdate.com, beginning in 2013, Canada will require biometric information from nationals of 29 different countries when applying…

 

NMC healthcare adopts FingerTec biometrics for workforce management

NMC healthcare, an integrated healthcare company headquartered in Abu Dhabi has opted to use a biometric time clock system to…

 

Australia to introduce offshore biometrics collection for visa applicants in Cambodia

Australia will introduce a new biometric visa application for applicants coming from Cambodia, effective December 17, 2012. Part of the…

 

Intel Capital makes strategic investment in Validity Sensors as the company eyes the mobile market

Intel Capital has completed a strategic investment in Validity Sensors, Inc, a producer of fingerprint sensors and Natural ID authentication….

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