Wearable Technology

Smart wearable devices are becoming an increasingly popular form of identification using biometric measurements and are set to replace traditional password and chip and pin authentication methods while continuing to assist both the fitness and medical industries.

A patent application filed in the U.S and Korea by Samsung shows plans for a new hybrid smartwatch featuring an…

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Tappy exhibits wearable biometrics-enabled payment device at Money20/20 China

This week at Money20/20 in China wearable payment technology pioneer Tappy Technologies exhibited a wearable payment solution developed in collaboration…

 

Tappy introduces biometric watch strap for payments, access and digital authentication

Tappy Technologies has launched its passive biometrics-enabled watch strap that offers payments, access and digital authentication functionalities. The Hong Kong-based…

 

Motiv adds 2FA and biometric identification features to its smart ring wearable

Wearable technology developers Motiv has released a new version of its fitness tracking smart ring that includes new features to…

 

Zwipe and Tappy Technologies to develop wearable biometric payment devices

Zwipe and wearables technology company Tappy Technologies today announced a partnership to jointly develop and launch biometrics-enabled wearable payment, access…

 

Researchers pitch voice recognition as two-factor authentication method for wearables

Researchers with the University of Alabama at Birmingham have developed a way to use speech signals received by wearables as…

 

Valencell raises $10.5 million to expand sales growth

Wearable biometric sensor maker Valencell has raised $10.5 million in Series E funding led by Sonion a/s to invest in…

 

Nymi secures financial investment from Konica Minolta

Nymi recently announced a strategic partnership with Konica Minolta that includes a financial investment by the Japanese multinational technology company…

 

Trove launches cryptocurrency wallet with wearable for ECG biometrics

A new wearable cryptocurrency wallet unlocked with heart beat (ECG) biometrics has been developed by Benjamin Hubert of Irish design…

 

Nymi launches Enterprise Edition to ease continuous authentication integration for FDA-regulated businesses

Nymi has announced the launch of a comprehensive solution to provide enterprises with complete administration, management, and integration capabilities for…

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