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Huawei applies for 3D face biometric unlock patent

The Chinese smartphone and electronics giant is seeking a patent on a multi-level authentication method that uses 3D facial recognition…


New sensors present options for under-display face biometrics on smartphones

Face biometrics have so far been supplied to Android mobile devices in the form of software that makes use of…


Google patents under-display camera for its Pixel smartphone

Google has filed a patent that describes a new under-display front-facing camera that could be used in its Pixel smartphone….


How lenders can decode creditworthiness and fraud through device analytics

By Michele Tucci, Chief Strategy Officer & MD Americas in credolab Our phones and computers are literal treasure troves of…


Apple expands passkey play, gets patent for Touch ID on desktops

It will come as a surprise to very few that Apple continues to play with its identity features in phones…


Samsung OLED tech integrates biometric fingerprint and health sensors into display panel

Samsung Display has revealed new advancements in biometric technology at the SID Display Week 2023 in Los Angeles (running May…


Android biometric safeguards fail to withstand brute-force attack

A team of Chinese scientists has bullied its way past fingerprint authentication protections on smartphones, exposing significant vulnerabilities, reports TechXplore….


Native smartphone face biometrics can be spoofed; UK consumer groups freaks out

Smartphone face biometrics from many leading brands are vulnerable to spoof attacks with 2D photographs, according to a new report…


First phones with Fingerprint Cards under-display biometrics revealed

Native fingerprint biometrics continue to be a staple feature in most Android smartphones, with Fingerprint Cards reaching implementation in 100…


Precise seeks funding to weather smartphone biometrics dip

A second proposed share issue for Precise Biometrics in less than a year – after the previous one disappointed —…

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