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New design puts face biometrics securely behind Android phone’s display

A three-dimension sensor maker says it has marshalled a pair of technologies to put biometric facial authentication completely behind the…


Google pushes passwordless authentication with biometric passkeys

Google announced Wednesday that it is bringing biometric passkeys to Android and Chrome devices. Writing on the Android developers’ website,…


Google Pixel 7 supports face and fingerprint biometric unlock

The Google Pixel 7 is officially out today. Despite multiple leaks suggesting the devices will not be a substantial upgrade…


Fingerprint biometric authentication for incognito browsing being added to Chrome

A feature which allows a user to access or lock a Chrome incognito tab on an Android device has been…


Fingerprint biometrics still reign in consumer electronics, but Android facing forward

Integration of biometric security — particularly fingerprints — into consumer electronics devices continues. And more smartphones also appear set to…


Feitian launches customizable handheld multi-biometric tablet for use in the field

Beijing-based Feitian Technologies has launched a new biometric tablet with fingerprint and face scanning, and optional iris recognition capabilities. The…


FaceHeart’s new face biometric software enables remote diagnosis of patients’ vitals

Taiwanese startup FaceHeart has developed AI-powered software capable of remote diagnosis of patients via image processing, along with biometric matching….


Suprema ID showcases Android-based biometric national ID enrolment for MOSIP

Suprema ID has demonstrated fingerprint biometrics enrolment for national ID systems based on the modular MOSIP platform via an Android…


Feitian unveils portfolio of handheld Android biometric devices

Feitian Technologies showed off its newest portfolio of four Android handheld devices, three of which include fingerprint biometrics, and which support…


Google debuts Wallet, new Pixel Watch and Phone at I/O event

At Google’s I/O developer conference this week, the company released its Wallet for Android, with plans for biometrically secured digital…

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