fingerprint sensors


NEXT Biometrics increases production capacity to 1.8m fingerprint sensors per month

NEXT Biometrics Group has increased its production capacity to 1.8 million fingerprint area sensors per month, according to a Reuters…


Synaptics pushes its fingerprint sensor technology into new markets

Synaptics projected its total addressable market will expand from smartphones and tablets into new growth areas like automotive and gaming…


EgisTec fingerprint touch sensor ET300 to be featured in Philips’ new flagship smartphone

Egis Technology announced it has implemented its ET300 fingerprint touch sensor in Alibaba and Philips’ collaborative smartphone, Philips Aurora i966….


Amkor to mass produce IDEX fingerprint sensors

Fingerprint imaging and recognition technology provider IDEX ASA has entered into an agreement with Amkor, a provider of outsourced advanced…


Mastercard, Zwipe unveil fingerprint authenticated contactless payment card

Mastercard has partnered with Zwipe to launch what it claims to be the world’s first fingerprint authenticated payment card, according…


Alipay turns to facial and fingerprint recognition for secure payments

Chinese electronic payment service, Alipay, is turning to biometric identification technologies to protect users from fraud, hacking, identify theft and…


Acer partners with fingerprint technology firm Egis to develop cloud payment system

Computer manufacturer Acer announced it is partnering with fingerprint sensor provider Egis Technology to develop a cloud-based payment system that…


Apple adds Touch ID fingerprint sensor to iPad

Apple’s new generation of iPads will come be equipped with Touch ID fingerprint-reading sensor, according to a report by CNET….


Fingerprint Sensors Handsets & Tablets Report – 2014

IHS Technology announced that it has released its latest Fingerprint Sensors Handsets & Tablets report in which it provides a…


Zwipe biometric card wins at Detektor International Awards 2014

Zwipe announced that they are the winners of the Detektor International Award for Innovative Achievement in Access Control. The announcement…

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