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1,000 examinees pass IEEE biometrics certification

The Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) recently certified 1,000 examinees as “Certified Biometrics Professionals”. The IEEE Certified Biometrics…

 

FastVein technology used during Olympic sailing events

At the Olympic sailing event held in Dorset, police used the FastVein biometric system for identity checks. The biometric system…

 

New biometric technologies to impact healthcare

According to a recent article in Digital Journal, engineers John Rogers and Todd Coleman designed a microcircuit patch that will…

 

Smart Card Alliance releases biometrics white paper

The Smart Card Alliance released two educational resources this week: a smart card technology for healthcare FAQ and a biometrics…

 

SecurityStockWatch.com interviews CEO of biometrics firm ImageWare

SecurityStockWatch.com recently interviewed Mr. Jim Miller, Chairman and CEO of ImageWare Systems, Inc. (IWS), a leading developer of identity management…

 

USIS officially wins $889 million biometrics contract

US Investigations Services, LLC (USIS), the largest commercial provider of background investigations to the U.S. government, has officially been awarded…

 

New biometric products flood the marketplace

Here are some of the latest innovations available in the $7 billion biometrics market: Hirsch Identive Fingerprint Readers Model CR-BIO-MA110…

 

Noted U.S. financier joins ImageWare Systems board

ImageWare Systems, Inc., a leader in multimodal biometric security solutions, has elected Charles Crocker to its board of directors effective…

 

Europe hopes to set framework for biometric standards

A new Biometrics Evaluation and Testing (BEAT) project has been launched and is funded by the European Commission, under the…

 

Philippines launches biometric system to authenticate cash grant beneficiaries

Philippines region Eastern Visayas implemented the use of biometrics to authenticate beneficiaries of the government’s cash grant program over the…

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