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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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Next wins order for access control 20 September 2019

NEXT Biometrics has received a purchase order of approximately $100,000.


Panasonic to provide more face recognition at Japan's airports 20 September 2019

Panasonic Corporation will be providing additional automated facial recognition gates for use at an expanded number of airports in Japan.


Collins to deploy facial biometric platform at McCarran Airport 20 September 2019

Passengers traveling through Las Vegas’ McCarran Airport will soon be able to use at Collins Aerospace Systems’ SelfPass biometric solution.


Native American region to use biometric kiosks for foster parent checks 19 September 2019

Assistant Secretary for Indian Affairs Tara Katuk Sweeney has praised the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) Anadarko Agency for deploying the first Tribal Access Program (TAP) biometric/biographic kiosk workstation.


Fingeprints sensor used in Mereal biometric card 19 September 2019

Fingerprints has said it supports its partner MeReal in their latest order of biometric cards that will reach the market early 2020. The card is featuring a sensor from the FPC1300-series.

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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