Application News

This section reports on how biometric technologies are being applied. It includes news and information on biometrics being used for physical access control, civil ID, data access and more…To narrow your search further please choose a specific category in the blue bar above.

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IrisGuard releases outdoor EyeHood iris camera 20 February 2017

Iris recognition payment specialists IrisGuard have unveiled a new outdoor imager which targets the need to enroll vulnerable refugees and internally displaced persons in tough conditions.


Face recognition could help save trafficked lemurs 20 February 2017

Technology developed to identify human faces is being adapted to help tackle the illegal trade in lemurs.


Apple buys Israeli face recognition company 20 February 2017

US tech firm Apple has reportedly purchased an Israeli biometric company called RealFace, ramping up speculation that the next iPhone will use face recognition.


Fujitsu solution secures the IOT with biometric smartphones 16 February 2017

Japanese tech firm Fujitsu has announced the development of a technology that adds biometric security to through IoT devices using   biometrics on smartphones and near-field wireless.

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