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World Forum for Biometric Based Neuromarketing Field

The field of neuromarketing is developing rapidly. The term Neuromarketing was only coined in 2002 but in only 5 weeks, the second edition of the Neuromarketing World Forum is organized. From 6-8 March neuromarketing scientists and businessmen gather in São Paulo to share their latest insights. “The first edition in Amsterdam was more or less…

Biometrics and Forensic Services Provider Ideal Innovations, Inc. to Receive SmartCEO’s Future 50 Award

Ideal Innovations, Inc., a leader in biometric and forensic services, will be recognized tonight as one of Washington DC area’s fastest –growing companies based on employee and revenue growth over the past three years. This is the fifth year that Washington SmartCEO magazine is honoring the company with this award. “Our executive management team plans and…

TruTouch Technologies Scores Financing for Non-Invasive Biometric Alcohol Detection Systems

TruTouch Technologies, a pioneer in non-invasive biometric alcohol detection systems, today announced that it has topped up its B-1 Financing to $4.3M, which will enable the company to build sales revenues towards profitability. Dr. Richard D. Gill, President & CEO of TruTouch, said, “This Top Up Financing coincides with the commercial launch of our TruTouch…

Fingerprint Cards: FPC strengthens business development and appoints Jonas Andersson as Director Business Development; Secure Mobile Transactions

Fingerprint Cards (FPC) (STO:FINGB) has appointed Jonas Andersson as Director Business Development focusing on Secure Mobile Transactions and Payments. In line with FPC’s successes and ambitious growth plans, FPC has successfully recruited Jonas Andersson to strengthen the company’s Business Development function. Jonas will focus primarily on FPC’s efforts in the secure mobile transaction and payment…

Fingerprint Cards: FPC Secures Design Win in China for Mobile Phone and Tablet Accessories and Receives Initial Order for 800,000 FPC 1080A

Fingerprint Cards (STO:FINGB) has for some time been working with World Wide Touch Technology (Holdings) Limited and its subsidaries (“WWTT”), a leader in the manufacture and design of fingerprint biometric modules for laptops. WWTT launched its leading accessories and products featuring the embedded FPC1080A at the CES trade show in Las Vegas in early 2013.…

HID Global and BehavioSec Join Forces to Add New Layer of Protection to Fraud Detection System

 HID Global®, a worldwide leader in secure identity solutions, today announced it is partnering with BehavioSec, a leading behavioral biometrics company, to combine BehavioSec’s Behaviometrics technology with HID Global’s 4TRESS Authentication Server. The joint offering brings a new layer of security to HID Global’s Fraud Detection System without sacrificing user convenience by employing behavioral “fingerprints” as an additional authentication mechanism. Users today increasingly…

Biometrics Limits Abuse while Improving Convenience

Medbox, Inc. (OTC Markets: MDBX) (www.medboxinc.com), announced that they offer solutions to major pharmaceutical chains like Walgreen’s and Rite Aid that are designed to streamline operations, reduce customer wait times, and increase the number of prescription medicines that can be dispensed at any given time. The Lockbox Rx is a proprietary system developed by Medbox…

Microsoft Verifies That VoiceVault’s Voice Biometric Solution Scales to 1 Billion Authentications a Year

VoiceVault announces that their voice biometric identity verification solution is verified by Microsoft as having the ability to handle at least 1 billion authentication sessions per year. This is a significant initiative in that it further establishes VoiceVault as an industry leader providing enterprise solutions that meet rigid standards of scalability, availability, and audit trailing.…

Fingerprint Cards: FPC’s Leading-Edge Technology Selected by World-Leading Financial Information Provider

Fingerprint Cards’ (FPC) (STO:FINGB) leading-edge technology has been selected by the global leader in financial information services for use in its product range of biometric authentication devices for the financial market. The financial market imposes the highest demands and requirements on security and the ability to meet the customer’s standards for high quality and performance…

AuthenWare Wins “Leader in Innovation” Award

AuthenWare®, the leading vendor of Behavioral Biometrics wins the “Leader in Innovation” Award at the Financial Services Technology Summit for its innovative biometric authentication software that breaks the paradigm in the world of online security. The FST Summit is a two-and-a-half-day event bringing together C-level technology executives from the financial services industry. FST serves as…

BIO-key(R) International, Inc. Awarded Over $1M in Orders From Leading Healthcare Technology Providers & Blood Centers

BIO-key International, Inc. ( OTCBB : BKYI ), a global leader in fingerprint biometric identification solutions and advanced mobile identification technology, today reported that the Company received orders in excess of $1 million from healthcare and blood center customers in the fourth quarter of 2012. Orders for new business included expanded services and technologies for…

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South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Becomes Biometric Campus

South Dakota School of Mines & Technology Becomes Biometric Campus

The South Dakota School of Mines & Technology and Nexus USA have partnered on a cutting-edge biometrics program, which researchers hope will one day lead to a cashless society. The program makes Mines the first in the world to test life as a biometrics campus using foil-proof Biocryptology® that goes beyond a fingerprint to read…

Human Recognition Systems Deploy MTrust Mobile Biometric Identification for UKBA Tier 4 Compliance

Human Recognition Systems has successfully deployed its identity registration platform, MTrust™, for a new customer in the education sector to help ensure compliance with the UK Border Agency’s (UKBA) Tier 4 regulations for international student sponsorship. Leveraging rugged, handheld touchscreen devices with an integrated fingerprint reader, MTrust™ is the first solution of its kind to…

SmartMetric Announces Biometric Reader Inside a Credit Card as Alternative for Risky Passwords for the 1.5 Billion Chip & Pin Credit Cards Issued by Banks

SmartMetric, Inc. — Speaking today, The President and CEO of SmartMetric, Inc., Ms. Chaya C. Hendrick, said, “The time has come to rethink the use of dangerously vulnerable passwords.” She said that a report this week by the Global consulting firm, Deloitte, on the weakness of passwords is only one of many such analyses over the past…

Fingerprint Cards: FPC strengthens Supply Chain Management and appoints Magnus Hansson as Senior Sourcing Director

Fingerprint Cards (FPC)(STO:FINGB) is strengthening its Supply Chain Management and has hired Magnus Hansson as Senior Sourcing Director. As a result of FPC’s recent successes and expansion, a need has arisen to strengthen the company’s purchasing function and production handling. Magnus will focus primarily on FPC’s purchasing and production control methods, as well as further…

Recent Trade Press Articles Inaccurately Depict TWIC Program

The International Biometrics & Identification Association (IBIA) strongly disagrees with recent media articles that conclude that the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program “doesn’t work” or is “broken.”1 Several recent media articles have cited a public notice by the Department of Defense (DOD) as evidence supporting their conclusion.  According to Tovah LaDier, IBIA’s Managing Director,…

Flex Analytics LLC Partnership with piXlogic Inc. Brings Unprecedented Biometric Image and Video Search to Government and Industry

Flex Analytics LLC, a provider of multimedia analytical solutions for government and industry and value-added software reseller, is pleased to announce a partnership with piXlogic Inc., the leading manufacturer of image and video search software. Flex Analytics is working on a range of solutions incorporating piXlogic’s image and video analytics software including turnkey solutions that…

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