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Credit Card-Sized Biometric Key Uses FPC Tech

Credit Card-Sized Biometric Key Uses FPC Tech

Fingerprint Cards technology is being used to secure a new biometric smart card from the startup BeamU. BeamU’s eponymous card, which has already gone well past its $5,000 fundraising goal in a Kickstarter campaign launched in April, has many functions. At its core, it’s a kind of biometric key, storing user credentials and allowing them…

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Two More Companies Integrate Precise Biometrics Technology

Two More Companies Integrate Precise Biometrics Technology

Precise Biometrics is continuing to find new applications for its fingerprint algorithm software. The company recently announced that the Precise BioMatch Embedded algorithm is beneath the hood of eWBM’s FIDO2-certified USB key, and has now revealed that the same algorithm can also be found in a new USB authenticator from Octatco and a smart door…

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Enterprise Biometrics Panel to Feature Big Name Execs, ISC West Organizers

Enterprise Biometrics Panel to Feature Big Name Execs, ISC West Organizers

ISC West wrapped up at the end of last week, and as always it left participants and industry watchers with a lot to digest. That’s perhaps especially true with respect to the topic of enterprise security, with many organizations now considering digital access control to be as big a concern as physical access control —…

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Florida Man Busted for Passport Fraud Thanks to Integrated Biometrics Tech

Florida Man Busted for Passport Fraud Thanks to Integrated Biometrics Tech

Fingerprint scanning technology from Integrated Biometrics is proving its worth to police officers in Florida: The company says that one of its fingerprint sensor solutions recently helped to expose an individual using a fraudulent ID. As Integrated Biometrics explained in a statement, Florida’s Escambia County recently ordered the Evolution handheld identification device from DataWorks. The…

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NEXT Biometrics is KSI’s New Supplier for Biometric Keyboard Tech

NEXT Biometrics is KSI’s New Supplier for Biometric Keyboard Tech

“…it’s fitting that NEXT Biometrics’ One Touch Access readers are compatible with that OS, as well as Windows 7 and Windows 8.1.” NEXT Biometrics is now the supplier of biometric fingerprint sensors for Key Source International’s KSI 1700 series keyboards. The company has announced that KSI has ordered its One Touch Access fingerprint readers, with…

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Mobylabs Uses FPC Tech for New Contactless Keyfob

Mobylabs Uses FPC Tech for New Contactless Keyfob

Fingerprint Cards has found another application for its fingerprint technology. The company has announced a new team-up with Mobylabs, a UK-based payment specialist that will be using a Fingerprints touch sensor in its new contactless key fob platform. The new key fob is called the AIRTAG Sense, and it allows the user to store another…

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Precise Biometrics Tech Powers eWBM’s FIDO2-Certified USB Key

Precise Biometrics Tech Powers eWBM’s FIDO2-Certified USB Key

eWBM recently made headlines when the company’s Goldengate 500 Security Key became the first USB device to achieve FIDO2 Level 2 Authenticator Security Certification. Now Precise Biometrics has given us a look beneath the surface, announcing that eWBM licensed the Precise BioMatch Embedded fingerprint algorithm for the Goldengate 500. According to Precise, the deal will…

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ISC West: Ever AI CEO Doug Aley on His Startup’s Rapid Growth [Audio]

ISC West: Ever AI CEO Doug Aley on His Startup’s Rapid Growth [Audio]

One of the security industry’s biggest events has just wrapped up, and FindBiometrics is still unpacking ISC West’s plethora of biometrics news and interviews. Before the end of the show, FindBiometrics Director of Digital Content Susan Stover had the opportunity to catch up with Ever AI CEO Doug Aley. At only about a year and…

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BioConnect Explains Duo Integration’s Strong, Simple Access Control

BioConnect Explains Duo Integration’s Strong, Simple Access Control

“As BioConnect CEO Rob Douglas explained in a show floor interview at ISC West, the aim is to unify digital and physical access security, so that a user only needs to authenticate through a single platform for both.” In the wake of its big announcement about partnering with Duo, BioConnect is now spelling out exactly…

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Touch Biometrix Gets £2M in VC Funding for Development of Fingerprint Biometrics Tech

Touch Biometrix Gets £2M in VC Funding for Development of Fingerprint Biometrics Tech

Wales-based fingerprint biometrics startup Touch Biometrix has received £2 million in funding from UK-based Deepbridge Capital, a VC firm focused on the technology, life sciences, and renewable energy sectors. In announcing the investment, Touch Biometrix indicated that it follows seed funding of £150,000 provided last year. The company says it will help to fuel the…

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ISC West: IDEMIA’s Gary Jones on the Success of MorphoWave’s Contactless Biometrics

ISC West: IDEMIA’s Gary Jones on the Success of MorphoWave’s Contactless Biometrics

FindBiometrics reported live from ISC West in Las Vegas last week, bringing you biometrics news and interviews straight from the biggest converged security trade show in the Americas. Prior to the exhibition, IDEMIA was touted as a major biometrics participant, so FindBiometrics Director of Digital Content Susan Stover stopped by the company’s booth to interview…

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Innovatrics Algorithm Bests Competition in NIST Facial Recognition Testing

Innovatrics Algorithm Bests Competition in NIST Facial Recognition Testing

Innovatrics’s facial recognition algorithm beat out more than 100 competitors to take first place in the ‘wild images’ category in an ongoing Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) conducted by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST). The wild face dataset used in the test is designed to simulate real-world scenarios. It challenges facial recognition…

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ISC West: Suprema’s US Sales Director Hints at ‘Very Big Plans’

ISC West: Suprema’s US Sales Director Hints at ‘Very Big Plans’

FindBiometrics is reporting live from ISC West in Las Vegas this week, bringing you biometrics news and interviews straight from the biggest converged security trade show in the Americas. Today is the final day of the ISC West exhibition, and FindBiometrics was fortunate to catch up with biometrics specialist Suprema on the show floor. In…

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ISC West: CEO Shiraz Kapadia Discusses Invixium’s Tough Biometric Tech

ISC West: CEO Shiraz Kapadia Discusses Invixium’s Tough Biometric Tech

FindBiometrics is reporting live from ISC West in Las Vegas this week, bringing you biometrics news and interviews straight from the biggest converged security trade show in the Americas. On day two of the exhibition, we stopped by Invixium‘s booth for a chat with the company’s CEO. In this exclusive audio interview with FindBiometrics Director…

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ISC West: VP Jeff Brown On SecuGen’s Foray Into iOS [Audio]

ISC West: VP Jeff Brown On SecuGen’s Foray Into iOS [Audio]

FindBiometrics is reporting live from ISC West in Las Vegas this week, bringing you biometrics news and interviews straight from the biggest converged security trade show in the Americas. Among the exciting companies we caught up with on the show floor is SecuGen. In this exclusive audio interview with FindBiometrics, SecuGen Sales and Marketing VP…

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ISC West: RealNetworks’ Mike Vance on the Rise of SAFR Security [AUDIO]

ISC West: RealNetworks’ Mike Vance on the Rise of SAFR Security [AUDIO]

FindBiometrics is reporting live from ISC West in Las Vegas this week, bringing you biometrics news and interviews straight from the biggest converged security trade show in the Americas. Today is the final day of the ISC West exhibition, and among the companies FindBiometrics caught up with on the show floor is RealNetworks, a major…

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