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NEC’s face recognition technology tops NIST testing again

NEC Corporation announced that, for the third consecutive time, its face recognition technology was ranked the highest in performance in…

 

Sensory voice biometric solutions support languages across 41 countries

Sensory announced that its voice biometric solutions support a wide range of languages across 41 countries, including Mandarin (2 billion…

 

Apple denied trademark for Touch ID authentication system due to confusion with biometric timekeeping firm Kronos

Apple has been denied a trademark application for its Touch ID fingerprint identity authentication system, which the company introduced with…

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 may feature iris scanning technology

In a recent tweet by certified Samsung Twitter account @SamsungExynos, the smartphone device manufacturer teased it is currently developing iris…

 

Australian criminal intelligence agency to introduce biometrics identification system

CrimTrac, the national information-sharing service for Australia’s police, law enforcement and national security agencies, will replace the national fingerprint database…

 

M2SYS smart fingerprint reader receives FBI PIV certification

M2SYS Technology announced that its M2-FuseID “smart” fingerprint reader has received FBI Personal Identity Verification certification. According to the press…

 

ArmorVox10 voice biometrics solution wins iAward

Auraya Systems announced that its flagship voice biometrics product ArmorVox10 has won the “best and most innovative solution” in the…

 

IDEX to integrate fingerprint swipe sensors into Card Tech’s biometric cards

IDEX ASA has received an initial order to deliver fingerprint swipe sensors to Card Tech. IDEX will integrate its fingerprint…

 

Cross Match to offer biometrics solutions through UK government cloud

Cross Match has just announced the debut of its biometric solutions to enable criminal booking, mobile ID, enrollment and border…

 

$500 billion spent on intelligence, according to U.S. “black budget”

The United States has spent more than US$500 billion on intelligence since 9/11, an outlay that U.S. officials say has…

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