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Accu-Time Systems launches new fingerprint scanner for workforce management

Accu-Time Systems, a provider of workforce management solutions, has announced the immediate availability of the AccuTouch USB, a multimodal fingerprint…


Debunking the top 5 myths of biometrics

I have personally been in the Biometrics industry for a very long time, it has been over a decade. Throughout…


Fingerprint kits distributed to police in Pakistan

In an attempt to modernize criminal investigating methods, 17 police stations in Khanewal, Pakistan were provided with complete fingerprint kits….


European visa applicants from UAE subject to biometric scans

As part of the Visa Information System that was introduced by the European Commission, all diplomatic missions from Schengen zone…


Fulcrum Biometrics included on Inc. 5000 list

Citing rapid sales growth for its biometric identification system and devices, Fulcrum Biometrics was named as one of the fastest…


Clarkson prof tackles fake fingerprints with new software

Think you can spoof a fingerprint scanner? Clarkson University professor Stephanie Schuckers has developed unique software to improve liveness detection and detect…


UK nightclub uses biometrics to control entry

The Underground, a nightclub in Dundee, Scotland, recently installed biometric fingerprint scanners for first time visitors to prove they are…


Jakarta issues e-ID cards with biometrics

The Jakarta Civil Registration Agency adopted biometrics through issuing new e-ID cards however only one million of 4.6 million e-ID…


Shanghai to monitor driver training with biometrics

Shanghai’s driving schools will install biometric fingerprint scanners in driver training cars to ensure that student drivers spend the required…


New fingerprint technique determines gender, drug use

The gender of suspects can now be determined from latent fingerprints.  Peptides and proteins left behind in fingerprints can be…

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