Application News

This section reports on where biometric technologies are being applied. It includes news and information on biometrics used in education, finance, government, leisure and more. To narrow your search choose a specific category from the navigation bar above.

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Zwipe provides Q1 update 23 April 2019

Norwegian biometric card firm Zwipe has written an update on its overall progress.


SecuGen to reveal iOS compatible reader at connect:ID 2019 23 April 2019

SecuGen, an optical fingerprint device and technology vendor, has announced the immediate availability of the new Unity 20 Bluetooth fingerprint reader which is now compatible with Apple iOS.


PanPacific International to unveil biometric beer vending machine 23 April 2019

American Green spin-out subsidiary, PanPacific International announced that The SmartPan Pro Beverage Dispenser, a beer vending machine with age restricted biometric age verification, will be on display this month. 


GET Group North America and Secure Planet partner on face recognition 18 April 2019

GET Group North America, a provider of end-to-end solutions for secure credentials, has announced a partnership with Secure Planet, an I3 affiliated company, which provides facial recognition-based solutions of the highest overall quality, security, and value to US Government, industry and commercial clients. 


SIC Biometrics launching an 'unparalleled' Live-Scan Wi-Fi device at connect:ID 2019 18 April 2019

SIC Biometrics, a mobile biometric and identification device developer and manufacturer, is pleased to announce that they will be launching the IdentiFI-50 at the Connect ID Conference and Exhibition 2019 in Washington, DC, on April 30th

Special Features

Guest Post: nVIAsoft on their biometric solution 09 April 2019

Cybersecurity and Identity Access Management (IAM) market leaders are seeking new means of securing identities.


Size matters: why bigger is better when it comes to the biometric fingerprint sensor 22 March 2019

Whilst there is no denying the fingerprint biometric smart card is reaching its inflection point, one barrier to mass market adoption is the cost of the sensors needed to take each person’s biometric fingerprint data.


Special Report on the January SC37 Meetings 04 March 2019

A lot is going on in the biometric standards world - and if you are passionate about the future of these standards, get involved.


Guest Post: Finger authentication could be answer to crypto crime 08 November 2018

Fingerprint authentication will hold the key to a safe and secure future in crypto.


Company spotlight: ID R&D 03 October 2018

In this interview, Planet Biometrics spoke to Konstantin Simonchik, CTO and co-founder of ID R&D, about the company’s history, aspirations, and its position on future biometrics trends.
 


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