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American Green introduces biometric vending machine system for age-restricted products 26 June 2017

American Green has introduced a vending system that enables the vending of controlled or age-restricted products using biometric verification.

British consumers aren't touchy over biometrics 13 June 2017

Consumers in Britain are increasingly eager to use biometrics as part of the purchasing process, according to a new survey, with 93% of consumers saying they would choose biometrics over the traditional security measures.

Versasec and cryptovision form tech partnership 07 June 2017

Smart card management systems company Versasec and German biometric security firm cryptovision have formed a tech partnership.

Korean bank to deploy palm vein recognition 26 May 2017

South Korea’s KB Kookmin Bank, the country’s largest by net profit and number of users, is bringing palm-vein recognition to its brick-and-mortar branches and ATMs.


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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