Chinese town implements Baidu face recognition to identify tourists

The Chinese tourist town of Wuzhen is implementing Baidu’s face recognition technology to identify tourists staying in its hotels and…


Spreadtrum and IFAA work on framework for an iris-based payment authentication system in China

Spreadtrum Communications has entered into a strategic cooperation with the Internet Finance Authentication Alliance (IFAA) to jointly promote the framework…


China using robots with face recognition as customs officers

China Customs has deployed 10 intelligent robots with facial recognition capabilities to serve as Custom Officers at three different ports…


Chinese OEM deploys Precise BioMatch Mobile in new smartphone

Last week, Precise Biometrics announced the deployment of Precise BioMatch Mobile in a new smartphone from an unnamed Chinese OEM….


IDEX secures sensor design win

An unnamed Chinese smartphone customer has selected IDEX‘s Cardinal touch fingerprint sensor for integration into a mobile handset. The handset…


Chinese firm approached FPC for potential acquisition

A Chinese firm approached Fingerprint Cards (FPC) this summer about a potential acquisition that is likely to increase FPC’s current…


Suprema receives patent for facial recognition technology

Suprema has received a Chinese patent related to an adaptive face recognition apparatus and method, according to a report by…


Meitu launches M6 smartphone featuring Fingerprint Cards’ touch sensor

Meitu launched its new M6 smartphone today featuring Fingerprint Cards’ touch sensor FPC1035 mounted on the front of the device….


HID Global wins award for biometrics deployment in two Chinese theme parks

HID Global has won the Best Use of Biometrics in a Commercial Setting Award at this year’s SMART Awards Asia…


Alipay works with DDB China to showcase its facial recognition technology

Alipay has partnered with DDB China to launch a new campaign titled “Who Art You” to demonstrate its cutting-edge facial…

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