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First speakers revealed for connect:ID 2017 11 January 2017

The organisers of secure identity technology event connect:ID 2017 have confirmed the first speakers for the show's industry-leading conference.

Multifactor authentication sees 40% growth in 2016 20 December 2016

The number of firms using multifactor authentication either for employees or customers leaped this year, according to a new research report.

French research group predicts surging biometrics demand 20 December 2016

As biometric solutions grow in popularity, fingerprint authentication could be overtaken by other modalities, suggests a new report.

Interview: Next Biometrics’ CEO Tore Etholm-Idsoe on biometric smartcards 14 December 2016

Planet Biometrics sat down with NEXT Biometrics’ CEO Tore Etholm-Idsoe at Trustech Cannes to explore a surge of interest in biometric smartcards.


Feature: Mobile identity and unlocking the DNA of trust

For financial service providers this  presents significant opportunities to better engage with customers in a much more personalised way, 

Blog: A guide for banks in choosing biometric systems

Banks must consider factors such as performance, usability, regulation and security when selecting biometric solutions.

Samsung mounts biometric offensive on Apple with S6 sensor, Samsung Pay

The Samsung Galaxy S6’s fingerprint sensor has been singled out for praise by tech critics – especially over its swipe-based predecessor.

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Interview: HYPR Corp on the intersection between biometrics and blockchain

Planet Biometrics caught up with George Avetisov, CEO and co-founder, HYPR Corp, to discuss the future of blockchain, biometrics and secure digital identities.

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