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HID Global predicts rise in eID issuance

HID Global recently shared its perspective on electronic government identity programs. HID Global predicts that by the year 2015, about…

 

BiometricUpdate.com to hold first “tweetup”

BiometricUpdate.com is pleased to announce that it will be holding its first monthly Twitter chat on Friday, August 17, 2012…

 

Star Micronics and TazTag announce product integration

Star Micronics America, Inc. in partnership with TazTag recently announced the integration of their products. SM-T300 , one of Star…

 

Mat Honan’s Hack Exposes Major Cloud Security Flaws – Is There a Viable Biometric Solution?

Mat Honan was playing with his daughter when his iPhone suddenly shut off. Little did the Wired staff-writer know this…

 

Facial recognition to aid police in Portland, Maine

The Cumberland County Sheriff’s Office in Portland, Maine has implemented facial recognition technology to check on a person’s identity, to…

 

University in the UK studying the biometrics of walking

The way you walk can make a mark. A study conducted by Dr. Rajshree Mootanah measures just that. It measures…

 

Biometric-based projector uses Microsoft Kinect

The Attjector system, developed by engineers at the University of Munich, is a shoulder-mounted technology that tracks movements made by…

 

World’s smallest two-finger scanner released

Integrated Biometrics, a developer and manufacturer of high performance fingerprint biometric technologies, mainly used by the military and law enforcement…

 

Accurate Biometrics awarded Chicago school fingerprinting contract

Accurate Biometrics recently announced that it was awarded the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) fingerprinting services contract. The award is a…

 

Authorities test new biometric systems at Tokyo area airports

Recently, Japanese authorities began testing new biometric identification systems at Tokyo Haneda and Tokyo Narita airports. The latest biometric system…

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