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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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COVID-19 will change biometrics' use and deployment, survey finds 02 July 2020

A majority of respondents to the Biometrics Institute’s annual Industry Survey said they believed COVID-19 would change the way biometrics were used and implemented. 


Zwipe and Publicenter collaborate on biometric payment solutions 02 July 2020

Biometric fintech company Zwipe and Publicenter, Italy’s largest domestic smart card manufacturer, announced the launch of a collaboration aimed at bringing the next generation contactless experience.


iProov to provide biometric technology to challenger bank Knab 01 July 2020

iProov, a leader in spoof-resistant, biometric facial authentication technology, today announced that its technology is to be deployed by Dutch challenger bank Knab to provide an effortless online biometric experience to its nearly 500,000 customers.


Redrock Biometrics releases PalmID in App Store 01 July 2020

Redrock Biometrics, a leading provider of palm-print based biometrics for authentication and identification, announced today that it has released PalmID Agent software in the Apple App Store 


IDmission completes ISO compliance testing 30 June 2020

IDmission, a global leader in biometric and AI technology that reduces risk associated with false identities today announced that it has met the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) requirements for ISO/IEC 30107-3

Special Features

White Paper: Secunet on kiosk systems in border control 30 June 2020

Why do kiosks play a key role in the launch of the European Entry/Exit System? A new whitepaper summarises the key advantages and long-term benefits that arise for border control and the authorities tasked with border control operations through the use of kiosks.


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.


Company Spotlight: Cognitec Systems 27 March 2019

Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002.


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.


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Neurotechnology Neurotechnology is a developer of high-precision algorithms and software based on deep neural network (DNN) and other AI-related technologies. The company offers a range of products for biometric fingerprint, face, iris, palm print and voice identification.
DERMALOG Identification Systems Germany's largest manufacturer of biometric devices and systems provides a wide range of identification solutions, including the latest generation of fingerprint and document scanners as well as high-performance AFIS and ABIS systems.
JENETRIC JENETRIC are experts in digital fingerprint capturing technology. We develop and manufacture biometric sensors that meet the highest demands for image quality, capture speed and ease of use. Our solutions take a holistic approach to design.
Cognitec Systems - The Face Recognition Company Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002. The company is proud to maintain a stable, market-leading position within the industry, and to uphold the trust it has gained as a reliable, experienced provider of biometric technologies.

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