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Biometrics firm Human Recognition Systems hires new CEO

Human Recognition Systems, a UK-based enterprise biometric solutions firm, has today announced the appointment of John Tonkiss as the company’s…

 

Biometrics used to measure car racers’ response

Scientists are working on creating an autonomous vehicle, just like KITT from Knight Rider, and are using biometrics to develop…

 

Fingerprint attendance system for health department officers

The Ministry of Health and Family Welfare in India has decided to use a biometric fingerprint attendance system for all…

 

Anonymous Taps MacGyver, Tackles Facial Recognition in Latest Video

Hacktivist group Anonymous has released another ominous video, and this time it’s about thwarting biometric facial recognition systems with a…

 

Grad student wins best paper award for biometrics research

Wong Wei Jing, a doctoral student from Swinburne University of Technology in Malaysia, recently received a best research paper award…

 

BioEnable unveils biometric child ID solution in India

BioEnable Technologies Pvt. Ltd., a pioneering company in the field of advanced electronic automation, identification, and tracking products and services,…

 

Book encoded on DNA strands

Scientists have found a way of using DNA to publish a book. A whole book was encoded into DNA nucleotides…

 

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…

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