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Voice biometrics a viable option for banking sector

Financial institutions are increasingly turning to voice biometrics as a way to not only improve security, but also lower costs…

 

Delhi’s Fingerprint Bureau experiences manpower shortage

A staff shortage is the latest challenge facing the Fingerprint Bureau of the Delhi Police. Currently, there is only one…

 

Biometrics firm AOptix signs Certis CISCO as reseller

AOptix, a technology innovation company applying optics to transform identity verification and wireless communications, today announced that Certis CISCO (A…

 

AuthenTec to stop selling fingerprint technology to Apple competitors

Fingerprint sensor maker AuthenTec notified existing customers, including Samsung, HP, Dell, Lenovo, and Fujitsu, that it will not be offering…

 

BioEnable Technologies releases fingerprint SDK, Android drivers

BioEnable Technologies recently announced the launch of its Android drivers and software development kit for its fingerprint scanners, to enable…

 

Biometrics firm Daon to lead trusted identity cyberspace pilot

Daon, a leading provider of biometric identity management and authentication solutions worldwide, has been selected to lead a team to…

 

FBI reduces DNA case backlog

According to an audit conducted by the Inspector General Office at the U.S. Department of Justice, the total forensic DNA…

 

Biometric Research Notes: Consolidation trend expected to continue in biometrics sector

Over the past two years, the biometrics industry has undergone increasing consolidation, as larger players acquired smaller firms, enabling the…

 

Ford designing cars that incorporate biometrics

Ford is paving the way for in-car communications and sensors. Engineers at the Ford Research and Innovation lab are designing…

 

Ghana adopts biometric voter verification

The Ghanaian government will be using biometric voter verification in its upcoming presidential and parliamentary elections. This will be a…

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