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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…

 

“Smile-to-Pay” facial recognition system now at 300 locations in China

Yum China has announced that it has extended its “Smile-to-Pay” facial recognition payment system to more than 300 KFC locations…

 

IDEX receives initial order for dual-interface smart card sensors from XH Smart Tech

IDEX Biometrics today announced it has partnered with XH Smart Tech to drive commercialization of biometric cards and that it…

 

Chinese government warns about vulnerability of residential facial recognition smart door locks

China’s State Administration of Market Regulation has warned people of the “hidden dangers” of smart door locks with facial recognition,…

 

Banks in China testing facial micro-expression detection for fraud reduction

Chinese financial services provider Ping An has created a technology for detecting users’ involuntary micro-expressions with smartphone cameras to determine…

 

Watrix raises $14M, releases gait recognition solution

Chinese computer vision startup Watrix AI has raised 100 million yuan ($14 million USD) in its pre-A round of fundraising…

 

Telpo honored at the 2018 Global Congress on Biometrics Identification

Telpo (Telepower Communication Co. Ltd.) announced it won the “Innovative Product Award” for its intelligent face recognition terminal earlier this…

 

Facial recognition deployed for curb to gate automation at Shanghai airport, planned for Heathrow

Self-service facial recognition kiosks have been deployed at Shanghai Hangqiao International Airport for flight and baggage check-in, security clearance, and…

 

CloudWalk raises over $500 million to support AI and big data technology development

CloudWalk Technology has raised RMB 1 billion (US$140 million) in a Series B+ financing round to support research related to…

 

Tencent trials facial recognition to combat video game addiction in minors

Tencent is trialing a system using facial recognition technology to identify underage gamers in order to limit their gaming and…

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