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Explainer: Vascular Pattern Recognition

Vascular pattern recognition, also commonly referred to as vein pattern authentication, uses near-infrared light to reflect or transmit images of…

 

FBI makes facial recognition available to local police forces

The facial recognition project at the Federal Bureau of Investigation will soon be made available to local law enforcement agencies…

 

Unique biometrics will be key to fighting cyber crimes

Nearly 75 percent of those living in the United States have had at least one of their online accounts hacked…

 

DNA being used to track timber trafficking

DNA testing is now being used to track timber trafficking. Applied forestry genetic firm Double Helix Tracking Technologies provides a…

 

Coppel selects DigitalPersona for retail fingerprint solution

DigitalPersona, Inc., a global provider of biometrically enabled authentication and access management solutions, announced that Coppel Corporation has selected DigitalPersona…

 

New biometric identity assurance standard approved

The Biometric Identity Assurance Services-Simple Object Access Protocol (BIAS SOAP profile) achieved another milestone as it has been awarded full…

 

Rapid DNA introduced to European law enforcement

IntegenX Inc., a developer of rapid human DNA identification technology, is currently introducing its RapidHIT human DNA identification system to…

 

Biometric software uses hand gestures for computer control

Neurotechnology, a Lithuanian-based provider of high-precision biometric identification, object recognition and computer vision technologies, announced the availability of NPointer, a…

 

Sacramento’s fingerprint cases backlog

Not one month after the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD) reported on a fingerprints backlog issue, CBS13 has reported that…

 

AuthecTec “Smart Sensor” possible gem in Apple acquisition

In a bid to get ahead of its rivals and take full control of the market share, Apple is scrambling…

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