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Biometrics to make an appearance at ‘CES on the Hill’ event in D.C.

CES on the Hill, an invitation-only event produced by the Consumer Electronics Association, returns to Washington, D.C. on April 30. The…


Fingerprint Cards gets pre-ramp production order for touch sensors

Fingerprint Cards has just received an initial pre-ramp purchase order, worth US$ 600k (SEK 4M) for its FPC 1020 touch sensor….


Sonavation to demonstrate biometric ultrasound fingerprint authentication fob at ISC West

Sonavation has announced that it will be at the ISC West Conference set to take place April 2-4 in Las Vegas,…


BIO-key, IDEX enter into licensing agreement for mobile biometric authentication

BIO-key International and IDEX ASA have entered into a licensing agreement and will collaborate to deliver a sensor-to-sensor infrastructure solution for in-device…


Integrated Biometrics launches flexible fingerprint sensor at Mobile World Congress

Integrated Biometrics has launched the IBtap area fingerprint sensor at this year’s Mobile World Congress, taking place in Barcelona. According to…


Frost & Sullivan publishes report ‘Biometrics in Cellphones’

Biometrics in cellphones is a major trend, and Frost & Sullivan has just published a new report looking at exactly…


PayPal and Samsung launch FIDO authentication and fingerprint payments for Samsung Galaxy S5

The FIDO Alliance has announced the first deployment of FIDO authentication and biometric fingerprint payment options, through a new collaboration between…


Samsung launches Galaxy S5 with embedded fingerprint sensor

Samsung launched the Galaxy S5 smartphone today, and as expected, it includes an embedded fingerprint sensor. It also includes a…


Alcatel OneTouch, IriTech, set to unveil iris recognition tablet at MWC 2014

Alcatel OneTouch and IriTech will launch a tablet with integrated iris recognition, during the Mobile World Congress 2014, the two companies have announced….


FPC publishes year-end report, sees a market full of smartphones with fingerprint sensors in 2014

Fingerprint Cards has just launched its year-end report for 2013 and as well, some impressive figures from its Q4 2013 report….

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