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Fico survey shows support for biometrics and mobile banking as financials adopt voice technology

Two out of five Malaysians expect to enroll biometrics when they open bank accounts, and more people in the country…

 

Shinhan Card biometric facial recognition retail payment service now live

Korean credit card company Shinhan Card has introduced Shinhan Face Pay, which The Korea Times reports is the country’s first…

 

Korean bank to integrate blockchain, biometrics, IoT payments

Shinhan Card, Korea’s biggest, global top-five credit card company, is looking into blockchain-powered, facial recognition-based payment systems and internet of…

 

UnionCommunity director honored for fingerprint technology development

UnionCommunity announced today that its R&D Center Director Baek Yong-Hyun has been selected winner of the “Korean Engineer Award” by…

 

FIDO hackathon in Seoul to educate and engage local entrepreneurs

In an effort to educate and engage local entrepreneurs, college students and startups to take full advantage of FIDO specifications…

 

Korean credit card companies developing biometrics-based offline payments system

Korean credit card companies Shinhan, BC, and Hana Card announced Sunday that they are developing a finger vein-based payment authorization…

 

Korea Blockchain Summit

Korea Blockchain Summit 2018 July 12 – 13, 2018 COEX, Seoul, South Korea As part of WBS World Tour 2018,…

 

Samsung Pass to be combined with blockchain solution to enable stock trading in Korea

Samsung Electronics and the Korea Financial Investment Association (KOFIA) are partnering to combine financial investment industry blockchain authentication tool Chain…

 

Strong FIDO adoption in Korea led by financial sector

FIDO authentication standards have swept across Korea’s financial industry, as 21 of the country’s largest 23 banks, and 7 of…

 

FIDO Alliance launches FIDO Korea Working Group

The FIDO Alliance has launched the FIDO Korea Working Group to further accelerate awareness and adoption of the FIDO Authentication…

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