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Aware, Inc. Reports First Quarter 2013 Financial Results

BEDFORD, Mass., April 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE), a leading supplier of biometrics software and services and DSL service assurance software products, today reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31, 2013. Revenue for the first quarter of 2013 was $5.6 million, an increase of 15% compared to $4.9 million…

SmartMetric Introduces NFC Biometrics

BAY HARBOR, FL–(Apr 22, 2013) – SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) — The President and CEO of SmartMetric, Inc., Ms. Chaya Hendrick, said this morning that “SmartMetric wishes to inform shareholders and the general public that the company has successfully incorporated NFC (Near Field Communication) into its fingerprint activated Biometric Chip card for use by financial…

BIO-key® International, Inc. Awarded CA SiteMinder Validation for BIO-key ID Director

LAS VEGAS, NV–(Apr 22, 2013) – CA WORLD – BIO-key International, Inc. (OTCQB: BKYI), a global leader in fingerprint biometric identification solutions, advanced mobile credentialing and identity verification technologies, today reported that it successfully achieved CA Validation status for the BIO-key ID Director for CA SiteMinder. The company will showcase Bio-Key ID Director for CA…

Ingenico Introduces iWB Bio Series, Its Mobile Fingerprint Secure Solution Delivering Services at the Last Mile

Paris – April 18, 2013. Ingenico (Euronext: FR0000125346 ‐ ING), leading worldwide provider of payment solutions introduces the iWB Bio Series. Leveraging biometric authentication through mobile and secure fingerprint solution, iWB Bio Series changes the way governments and financial institutions distribute services in emerging countries. Today, more than 2.5 billion of the world’s adults remain…

CLEAR to Expedite Security at San Antonio International Airport by Summer 2013

New York, NY:  CLEAR, the leading biometric identity service, announced today that it will launch its expedited traveler services at San Antonio International Airport (SAT) by summer 2013. San Antonio travelers will now be able to speed through airport security in less than 5 minutes on average, bringing speed, predictability and service back to travel. “We…

Validity Sensors CTO to Discuss Secure Online Commerce at Mobile Payments and NFC World Summit

SAN JOSE, Calif. & HONG KONG– Sebastien Taveau, CTO of Validity Sensors, Inc., the leader in Natural ID™ authentication fingerprint sensors, will be presenting at Mobile Payments and NFC World Summit on Friday, April 19 at 12:30pm in Hong Kong, where he will discuss how to protect digital identities in the mobile world. Taveau’s presentation…

EyeVerify Accelerates Leadership Position in Mobile Security With Third Eyeprint Patent

SAN FRANCISCO, CA–(Apr 17, 2013) – EyeVerify today announced that it has received a Notice of Allowance from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its third patent. This patent covers EyeVerify’s technology for spoof detection for biometric authentication, also known as “Liveness” testing. “We’ve seen tremendous interest from the market in our Eyeprint solution…

VoiceVault Voice Biometric Financial Services Mobile App Deployed Simultaneously to 40 Countries

SAN FRANCISCO–VoiceVault announces the establishment of another milestone for the international acceptance of voice biometrics in mobile applications with the simultaneous launch of an app in 40 countries by a top three global US financial institution. Available now, the Android and iOS smartphone and tablet application utilizes VoiceVault voice biometrics as part of a multifactor…

MVP Sports Clubs Deploys Fujitsu’s PalmSecure for Access Control at All Sports Clubs

FOOTHILL RANCH, Calif.–Fujitsu Frontech North America Inc., a leader in innovative technology and front-end solutions, today announced that it has installed PalmSecure® biometric authentication technology in all MVP Sports Clubs. More than just your neighborhood gym, MVP Sports Clubs are destination sports complexes that provide the community with fitness, wellness and nutrition programs all within…

Delfigo Files Patent on “Optimizing Mobile Biometric Enrollment”

Boston, MA, April 16, 2013:  Delfigo Security, the pioneer in intelligent authentication solutions, today filed a utility patent based on the physics phenomenon to enhance user identity management based on individual enrollment data of users to their unique keystroke or mobile touch-based biometrics. Enrollment in systems that examine behavioral and environmental data based on past…

Capco Partners with EyeLock to Bring Iris Biometric Security to Banks

NEW YORK, NY – April 16, 2013 – Today, EyeLock Inc., a leading provider of iris-based identity authentication solutions, announced a partnering relationship with Capco, a global business and technology consultancy dedicated solely to the financial services industry, to implement EyeLock’s identity authentication security solutions across the financial services sector. Capco recently launched its Secure…

3M Cogent Biometric Access Control Reader Awarded Top Honors By the Security Industry Association

ST. PAUL, Minn.–The 3M Cogent MiY-Touch indoor touch-screen biometric access control reader bested more than 80 other products to win the coveted Judge’s Choice Award at the Security Industry Association’s (SIA) 2013 New Product Showcase (NPS) last week at ISC West in Las Vegas. The MiY-Touch indoor biometric touch-screen access control reader is compact, fast,…

Papa John’s Restaurants in China Speed and Secure Workflow with DigitalPersona Fingerprint Biometrics

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 16, 2013 — DigitalPersona, Inc., a trusted partner for biometric identity verification solutions, today announced that Papa John’s restaurants in China are using DigitalPersona® fingerprint biometrics to speed and secure employees’ and managers’ daily tasks. More than thirty company-owned Papa John’s restaurants in northern China are using DigitalPersona U.are.U® Fingerprint Readers…

Precise Biometrics: Tactivo™ is now FIPS 201 certified by US Government Services Administration (GSA)

STOCKHOLM–Regulatory News: CEO & President of Precise Biometrics, Thomas Marschall says: “This certification is of tremendous importance for all PIV related purchases by Government Agencies and Contractors. We consider the certification to be fully in sync with the forthcoming mobile mandates, which are expected to require the use of PIV or CAC credentials when accessing secure…

Biometric Student Attendance Management System exhibits at Student Records Officers Conference (SROC) at University of Lincoln

London, UK, 10 April 2013: BQu TMS will be showcasing their Student Attendance Management System (SAMS) used for measuring student engagement, which has created tremendous interest since its recent launch to the Higher Education sector. The system has been designed specifically to support Higher Education institutions to comply with Home Office requirements for Tier 4 licence…

Fingerprint Cards (FPC) joins GlobalPlatform

STOCKHOLM, Sweden–Regulatory News:  FPC joins GlobalPlatform (http://www.globalplatform.org/), the organization for standardizing the management of applications on secure chip technology, as its latest Participating Member. The Sweden-based company develops and produces biometric components and technologies that, through the analysis and matching of an individual’s unique fingerprint, verify the person’s identity. As a GlobalPlatform participating member, the…

SpeechPro Names Bryan Chaney as Vice-president of Sales and Marketing

SpeechPro is pleased to announce today that Bryan Chaney has been named Vice President of Sales and Marketing for SpeechPro. In this role, Mr. Chaney will be leading the effort to penetrate the US market with SpeechPro’s Voice Biometric software solutions – recognized as an industry leader by OPUS research – and to build the…

Access-to-Time Introduces Custom Designed Biometric Time Clocks from uAttend for Manufacturing Industry

Somerset, England, 11 April 2013:  Access-to-Time, the leading provider of uAttend HR & Payroll management solutions in the UK, has announced the launch of face recognition time and attendance systems that are custom designed to help manufacturing industry in the UK. Access-to-Time has launched various time and attendance solutions that are specifically designed to meet…

Drive-Up Biometric System from SRI International Sarnoff Wins New Product Showcase Award at ISC West 2013

MENLO PARK, Calif., April 11, 2013 — SRI International Sarnoff’s Iris on the Move® (IOM) PassThru™ drive-up identification system was named Best in Biometrics, Identification and Credentialing by the Security Industry Association (SIA) New Product Showcase (NPS) at ISC West 2013. This is the fourth consecutive year that SRI Sarnoff products have been recognized for…

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