Iris

This section provides readers with all the news, press releases and reports on the Iris Recognition sector…

Latest Headlines

Bank of America trialling Samsung iris tech 09 August 2017

The Bank of America has announced that it is trialling customer logins for mobile banking using iris recognition.


Biometrics 'revolutionising' govt security 09 August 2017

Biometric technologies are fundamentally changing the way governments approach security, according to a new report by Accenture.


EyeLock enters license agreement with Qualcomm Mobile Security 03 August 2017

Iris-based identity authentication solutions firm EyeLock announced that it has entered into a license agreement with Qualcomm Technologies related to the latter's Mobile Security product.


Buffalo official takes aim at US-Canada biometric border plans 02 August 2017

Rep. Chris Collins says that plans to install biometric checks at Buffalo's border with Canada must exclude US and Canadian citizens.

Features

Iris solution helps refugees glimpse a brighter future

In Jordan, a biometrics-backed project launched by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is helping Syrian refugees lead a normal life.  


Feature: Smartphone security – It’s all in the eyes

Iris scanners are increasingly becoming a key focus for mobile device manufacturers as they look for that convenient and secure method to make sure users can keep their devices protected. 


EAB launches pan-European research consortium

A pan-European consortium that aims to foster links between the region’s academia, industry players and governments for better biometrics innovation was officially inaugurated in London yesterday.


FotoNation buys Smart Sensors as iris recognition goes mobile

UK-based iris recognition firm Smart Sensors has been acquired by FotoNation, a provider of computational imaging solutions for smartphones and digital cameras.


Holding ghosts accountable: Biometrics bring greater transparency to African public sector

The insidious nature of corruption presents a formidable obstacle for the improvement of any society. One of the more nuanced forms of corruption occurs through the employment of “ghost workers. But biometrics is being successfuly used to help eliminate the problem.


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Sponsored Links

SITA SITA’s iBorders biometric identification solutions provides real-time identification and biometric identity assurance for secure self-service border crossing facilities.
FotoNation Limited FotoNation Ltd supplies development tools, software and expertise to help customers to build iris recognition products. In particular, FotoNation has reference designs, optimised software and camera solutions for mobile smart phone products, including 2MPx and 8MPx cameras with full acquisition workflow and easy user experience.

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