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Trading halted after bogus release says Samsung acquires Fingerprint Cards for $650M

A bogus press release was published this morning announcing that Samsung had acquired Fingerprint Cards for $650 million. Both companies have since…


Mobile users happy with biometric authentication: PayPal and NCSA survey

PayPal and the National Cyber Security Alliance have just published the results from a new Zogby poll on mobile security and commerce,…


BIO-key launches user-controlled mobile fingerprint authentication platform

BIO-key International has launched a new system for fingerprint authentication, which the company says allows integrations to accommodate and expand on…


New smartphone launches in Asia with Precise Biometrics fingerprint algorithm

Precise Biometrics has just announced that a smartphone with its Precise BioMatch Mobile algorithm has been introduced to the Asian market….


Danal, CrucialTec launch mobile fingerprint payment app in Korea

It’s been widely speculated that Apple is waiting to see how Android phones are received with open sensors which communicate…


Fingerprint Cards gets million-unit order, recruits new VP for sourcing and supply

Fingerprint Cards says it has received a massive order for nearly 1 million of its swipe sensors for the Asian smartphone…


Kid-Print outlines sensor-less mobile fingerprint capture app for parents, plans December launch

Using the same optical technology designed to track defense missiles, a rocket scientist by the name of Brian Barsamian has…


Fingerprint Cards issues preliminary forecast, expects huge gains and market share

Fingerprint Cards has issued a preliminary forecast for 2014, amid growing interest in the company which specializes in manufacturing fingerprint sensors…


BlackBerry joins the FIDO Alliance

BlackBerry has joined the FIDO Alliance and has been appointed to the group’s Board of Directors, the alliance announced today. “”We welcome…


Fingerprint Cards gets design win for smartphone to be launched by US provider

Fingerprint Cards has received another design win from another of its existing Asian OEM customers, but this time it’s for a…

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