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Precise Biometrics reports fall in profit, net sales rise 14 February 2017

Sweden’s Precise Biometrics has reported a rise in consolidated net sales to SEK 25.7 million (US$2.8m) in the fourth quarter, but a fall in operating profit before depreciation to SEK 3.8 million.

connect:ID keynote speakers to cover privacy, mDLs 08 February 2017

The organisers of next-generation identity technology event connect:ID 2017 have announced high-profile keynote speakers who will address critical identity issues during the show’s industry leading conference.

Next Biometrics raises $18.7m in private placement 07 February 2017

Norwegian fingerprint sensor firm Next Biometrics has raised 156 million nok ($18.7m) in a private placement.

Fingerprint Cards buys Delta ID for US$106 million 01 February 2017

Swedish fingerprint-focused biometrics firm Fingerprint Cards enhanced its reach in the smartphone market by acquiring the iris recognition solutions firm Delta ID for US$106 million.


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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