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Qualcomm ships edge AI chip with expanded power for biometric video processing, 5G integration

Qualcomm Technologies, Inc., a subsidiary of Qualcomm Inc., is aiming to grow its slice of the edge AI chip market…

Sep 21, 2020

Summit gathering explores edge computing, AI for vision

The field of computer vision has been changing at a rapid pace in 2020. It has been accelerated by both…

Jul 31, 2020

trinamiX’s beam profile analysis boosts biometric facial recognition on mobile devices

Since February, German BASF subsidiary trinamiX has been part of Qualcomm’s software accelerator program, actively developing its beam profile analysis technology…

Jul 30, 2020

Biometrics stocks wrap: Mitek reports record revenue as Thales, Aware, Qualcomm see long-term growth signs

Biometrics and digital identity technology providers continue to weather the historically challenging environment, with remote banking and other transactions giving…

Jul 16, 2020

Qualcomm Smart Cities effort accelerates, edge devices for biometrics showcased

Qualcomm’s Smart Cities Accelerator Program has another partner to add to its growing effort, with PFU Limited, a Fujitsu company,…

Jun 22, 2020

Edge AI chips: enabling faster, secure processing of biometric data for Smart Cities

Companies are finding new ways to build chips with enough processing power for super-accurate machine vision, including facial biometrics –…

May 14, 2020

DHS partners with Qualcomm, Kryptowire to develop biometric mobile security API

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate (S&T) has partnered with Qualcomm and Kryptowire to introduce biometrics as part…

Apr 22, 2020

Idex Biometrics confirms 2019 results as Fingerprint Cards partners with online distributor

Idex Biometrics has published its annual report for 2019, and resolved to call its annual general meeting for May 15….

Apr 15, 2020

Qualcomm, BOE to develop biometric fingerprint display products for mobile, 5G, XR and IoT

Qualcomm has entered a strategic partnership with BOE Technology Group to collaborate on display products featuring Qualcomm 3D Sonic ultrasonic…

Mar 19, 2020

FIDO Alliance says IoT security is imperative, focuses on device to cloud authentication

In its ongoing fight to secure the IoT with FIDO passwordless authentication, the FIDO Alliance has established a dedicated IoT…

Mar 11, 2020

Biometrics awards round-up: veriScan, Access Softek, Qualcomm, Kount, Socure, Zetes

The 2020 business technology awards’ season is upon us, and several biometrics companies, as well as organizations implementing biometrics from…

Mar 5, 2020

Infineon reference design for Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 to ease mobile 3D facial biometric payments

Infineon Technologies and Qualcomm have jointly developed a 3D authentication reference design for the Qualcomm Snapdragon 865 Mobile Platform to…

Feb 20, 2020

Qualcomm helps German startup sell its skin-sensing liveness sensor

Biometric liveness testing reportedly is taking a big step forward in a Qualcomm accelerator program with a new algorithm that…

Dec 9, 2019

Android eID API support launched by Qualcomm, 5G smartphone biometrics provided by Goodix

Qualcomm’s new mobile Snapdragon System-on-Chips (SoCs) will be the first to be integrated with Android Identity Credential APIs and included…

Dec 4, 2019

Qualcomm releases two-finger ultrasonic fingerprint sensor and may supply Apple

Qualcomm has developed 3D Sonic Max, a brand-new and improved ultrasonic fingerprint sensor that is 17 times larger in recognition…

Sep 30, 2019

LG distributes G8s ThinQ smartphone with biometric sensors in India

LG has officially launched its G8S ThinQ with Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 system-on-chip to the Indian market, an excellent competitor for…

Aug 5, 2019

Optical sensor makers ride facial recognition and photography demand as smartphone sales sag

Companies making sensors for smartphone cameras and biometric facial recognition systems are preparing for a mini boom, even as the…

Apr 11, 2019

Qualcomm data center AI chips in development could accelerate cloud biometrics

Qualcomm is developing chips to run artificial intelligence processes in data centers, which could make AI tasks including facial recognition…

Feb 6, 2019

Leak indicates Xiaomi flagship may feature extra large in-display fingerprint sensor

The new Oppo K1 smartphone includes in-display fingerprint biometrics, and reports indicate that Xiaomi’s unreleased Mi 9 flagship smartphone will…

Jan 31, 2019

DISA testing multi-biometric chipsets with gait, face, and voice for mobile authentication

The U.S. Defense Department’s Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) is testing chipsets that provide continuous authentication of a device user…

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