SMI

Smart Media Innovations is a UK-based software company specialising in mobile applications. The company’s solutions enable virtually any new or legacy access control system to add a mobile dimension without the need for custom programming. Applications range from identity validation to the verification of skills and competencies, mustering, schools and colleges, law enforcement and transportation.

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Explainer: Multi-factor authentication

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Banks Are Now Embracing The Newer And Tougher Signature Verification System

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History of Biometrics

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Explainer: What is Biometric Identification?

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Explainer: Retinal Scan Technology

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The importance of two-factor authentication

This is a guest post by Yutaka Deguchi, general manager of mofiria Corporation. In recent years, the use of “two-factor…

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