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Perspective is key to securing valuable claims in biometric patent applications

This is a guest post by Raj Gupta, Karthik Kumar and Justin Mullen, attorneys at Finnegan, an IP law firm….


Long distance imaging and partial-image facial biometrics raise new possibilities

A team of researchers from the University of Science and Technology of China in Shanghai have developed technology capable of…


Florida Tech researchers study different biometric factors for airport reidentification with $80K grant

A team of researchers at the Florida Institute of Technology are working on “multi-location passenger reidentification” for frictionless air travel,…


IARPA expands research on protecting AI systems from tampering

The U.S. government’s Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity (IARPA) is planning a pair of programs to prevent training data from…


Neurotechnology directional speaker could integrate with biometrics for personalized messages

Neurotechnology has launch of a new parametric array speaker to deliver directional sound in a narrow beam, according to a…


Zwipe appoints CTO, will establish European tech hub in Germany

Zwipe announced today the appointment of Dr. Robert Mueller as its Chief Technology Officer, effective today. Mueller is expected to…


Patent suggests Apple Watch biometric authentication based on veins or other subdermal features

Apple has applied to patent a technology which could be used to secure the Apple Watch with biometric vein authentication….


UK researchers develop new technique for collecting latent fingerprints from metal surfaces

Researchers have developed a new technique for producing high-resolution biometric fingerprint images from the most challenging metal surfaces, including knives…


DeepBlue Technology opens joint AI research center with Tsinghua University

Shanghai-based AI company DeepBlue Technology and Tsinghua University’s Department of Computer Science and Technology have officially opened a Joint Research…


Carnegie Mellon professor touts increasing emphasis on ethics and philosophy in AI community

Efforts by computer scientists to understand the impact of artificial intelligence on people and society and to build ethical AI…

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