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Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 1 – Surfing the Privacy Wave as Biometrics Surge

Year in Review: The Industry Speaks, Part 1 – Surfing the Privacy Wave as Biometrics Surge

The FindBiometrics Year in Review is a massive industry event, collecting the opinions of biometrics industry experts from a wide range of backgrounds. Each year our industry survey checks the industry pulse on the popularity of biometric modalities, the excitement around specific vertical markets, and attitudes toward critical industry issues like privacy, regulation and public…

Online-Only Bank Embraces Biometric Account Access via Daon

Online-Only Bank Embraces Biometric Account Access via Daon

A new mobile-focused bank is aiming to shake up the financial services industry. Called NEON, the bank is headed by 24-year-old Pedro Conrade, and launched in Brazil this week. The bank has a number of notable, unusual qualities, among them being its reliance on mobile-based biometric authentication. Customers can only access their accounts through a…

Community Bank Opens ‘Branch of the Future’

Community Bank Opens ‘Branch of the Future’

A community bank in Pennsylvania has opened a new “Branch of the Future”. Located in Richland Township, Gibsonia, the Mars National Bank branch offers a highly automated banking experience featuring biometric security. It still employs real human beings, and they are trained to meet a range of customers’ banking needs, but if all goes well…