This Week’s Top Biometrics Stories: Fingerprint Tech, ATMs & e-Passports

This Week's Top Biometrics Stories: Fingerprint Tech, ATMs & e-Passports

It’s another varied assortment of topics and themes in this week’s roundup of FindBiometrics’ top stories. And it begins with a bit of international flavor, with FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill having reported live from one of the year’s biggest trade shows in Africa, and a major fingerprint biometrics specialist checking in on its new office in China:

ID4Africa: Tech5 Founder Rahul Parthe on Biometrics, Inclusion and National ID [Audio]

Precise Biometrics’ Shanghai Team Aims at In-Display Opportunities

The week also saw a couple of newly published papers getting considerable attention from FindBiometrics readers. One comes to us from fingerprint sensor specialist NEXT Biometrics, tackling one of the company’s favorite subjects; and the other concerns the prospects for the burgeoning e-passports market:

NEXT White Paper Argues Bigger is Better for Biometric Sensors

Biometrics Fuel Booming e-Passports Market: Technavio

And finally, the fifth of this week’s top stories concerned the latest development in the evolution of ATMs, with new offerings from Diebold Nixdorf taking advantage of mobile and biometric tech:

Diebold Nixdorf Integrates IoT and Biometric Tech into New Line of ATMs

Stay posted to FindBiometrics next week as we continue to bring you the latest news and interviews from the exciting world of biometrics. To see the hottest stories of the week in mobile digital identity, visit our sibling site Mobile ID World.