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News Roundup: The Biometric Smart Card Boom

News Roundup: The Biometric Smart Card Boom

Last week at FindBiometrics things were gearing up for Trustech 2016 where the biometric smart card is slated to make a big impression. Meanwhile we continued to countdown to this week’s Financial Biometrics Month webinar as mobile biometrics integrations, law enforcement, and connected identity rounded out the industry news. Here is a look back on last…

Arrows Tab F-04H Tablet Sports Iris Recognition

Arrows Tab F-04H Tablet Sports Iris Recognition

Fujitsu is continuing to bring mobile iris biometrics to the masses in Japan with its new Arrows Tab F-04H. Available through NTT DOCOMO, the new tablet follows in the tradition of previously released Fujitsu smartphones—the Arrows NX F-04G and the Arrows NX F-02H —which made history last year as the first consumer mobile handsets to launch…

New Dell Devices Offer Login at a Glance Via Windows Hello

New Dell Devices Offer Login at a Glance Via Windows Hello

Dell has announced a new line of Inspiron two-in-one tablet computers at this week’s Computex trade show. Among its new products are the Inspiron 7000s, all of which sport a number of features including biometric login. The devices are available in 13″, 15″, and 17″ models, and each features a 6th Gen Intel Core processor.…

New Rugged Tablet Features Fingerprint Sensor Module

New Rugged Tablet Features Fingerprint Sensor Module

Today, iRuggy Systems announced the launch of its latest rugged tablet, the iRUGGY G10 10’’ Mobile Tablet. Featuring modular design—made possible by mix-and-match ADD-f(x) modules—and built for heavy-use deployments, the iRUGGY G10 boasts the option of including a biometric fingerprint reader module. In addition to the fingerprint reader module, the iRUGGY G10 can be upgraded…

Credence ID Launches Tablet for Major Identity Projects

Credence ID Launches Tablet for Major Identity Projects

Credence ID has launched a new tablet designed for biometrics and ID reading. Called the CredenceTAB, it sports a 10″ display, an FBI PIV FAP 30 certified fingerprint scanner, and front- and rear-facing cameras. The cameras enable ICAO-compliant face capture, and of course the fingerprint scanner allows for biometric identification; but the tablet also features…

New Tablet Integrates Precise BioMatch Mobile

New Tablet Integrates Precise BioMatch Mobile

Precise Biometrics algorithm software – Precise BioMatch Mobile – has been integrated into a new tablet. In a statement announcing the integration, Precise Biometrics declined to name the tablet’s maker, but referred to it as ‘a leading Chinese vendor’. The company also indicated that the integration is a result of a collaboration with Synaptics, a user interface and fingerprint sensor…

Microsoft Rolls Out Surface Pro 4 Type Cover Worldwide

Microsoft Rolls Out Surface Pro 4 Type Cover Worldwide

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 4 Type Cover is now available in 26 new markets including Australia and New Zealand, and most of southeast Asia and Europe. It’s a big deal because it considerably extends the reach of Microsoft’s biometric security technology. First announced last autumn, the Surface Pro 4 Type Cover features a fingerprint sensor and…

Precise Biometrics Tech Powers MediaPad M2 Fingerprint Sensor

Precise Biometrics Tech Powers MediaPad M2 Fingerprint Sensor

Precise Biometrics‘ flagship algorithm software, has found its way into a new tablet, the company has announced. The company’s Precise BioMatch Mobile system is now powering the fingerprint sensor of Huawei’s MediaPad M2 tablet, the first Huawei tablet to sport such a feature. It could be a sign of things to come. While Precise Biometrics’ technology…

Surface Pro 4 Type Cover Features Fingerprint Scanner

Surface Pro 4 Type Cover Features Fingerprint Scanner

Microsoft is already taking preorders for its Microsoft Surface Pro 4 Type Cover. The cover is meant to enable keyboard typing and touchpad navigation for Microsoft’s advanced new tablet. It has one other major feature too: A built-in fingerprint scanner. Compatible with the Windows Hello biometric authentication system built into the new Windows 10 OS,…

SRI’s Iris Biometrics Coming To Samsung Mobiles

SRI’s Iris Biometrics Coming To Samsung Mobiles

SRI International’s Iris on the Move (IOM) technology is about to see a number of integrations into mobile products. The company’s iris-scanning technology has been licensed to Samsung and will initially appear in the Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4 tablet before finding other integrations. According to SRI, the product will be introduced in the SIA…