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PIPA Solutions looks to crowd-funding to bring biometric authentication for smartphones to life

Aiming to get a head start on the competition, PIPA Solutions, a London-based company has launched a new crowd-funding campaign…

 

Medbox files international PCT application

Medbox Inc. has filed a Patent Cooperation Treaty (PCT) application on its patent pending storage and lockbox system, the Lockbox…

 

Pakistan to use biometrics to monitor SIM card sales

Vendors of SIM cards in Pakistan have been given three months to install biometric systems, including fingerprint readers, to confirm…

 

Suprema fingerprint live scanner receives final SQTC certification for UID project

Suprema Inc.’s RealScan-G1 fingerprint live scanner tested in full compliance and received final certification from the Government of India’s Standardisation…

 

U.S. Homeland Security looks for interoperability on biometrics

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security uses a number of international fingerprint databases to identify individuals, and continues to explore new…

 

UK Border Agency changes requirements for biometric residence permits

Applicants outside the European Economic Area or Switzerland granted permission to stay in the UK for more than 6 months…

 

Newcastle University students vote against biometrics to track course attendance

Voting 1,206 to 320, students at Newcastle University have rejected biometric measures proposed to monitor course attendance on the school…

 

Canadian Forces looks to ramp up collection of biometric data

The Canadian Forces is ramping up its capacity to collect biometric data in case other federal government departments need to…

 

Fulcrum Biometrics takes home biometrics honor at Homeland Security Awards

Fulcrum Biometrics has been named the winner for the Best Biometric Identification Solution at the Homeland Security Awards. Now in…

 

Silanis updates e-signature platform, now supports Common Access Cards and PIV smart cards for mobile devices

E-signature provider, Silanis, has updated its Mobile e-Sign module as part of its e-Sign Enterprise platform, allowing for a more…

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