biometric sensors

EV Group, Inkron Partner on Diffractive Optical Element Structures

EV Group, Inkron Partner on Diffractive Optical Element Structures

Austria-based EV Group (EVG), a company specializing in equipment and processes in the manufacturing of MEMS, nanotech and semiconductors; and Finnish company Inkron, manufacturer of high and low refractive (RI) coating materials, are partnering for the development and production of diffractive optical element (DOE) structures. DOE structures — which shape and split laser beams —…

Chronolife Announces Funding, Launch of Biometric Smart Shirt

Chronolife Announces Funding, Launch of Biometric Smart Shirt

French technology company Chronolife has announced the commercial launch of Nexkin, a smart shirt equipped with 10 biometric sensors, as well as funding from investment fund iBionext, French insurance company Adrea and Swiss family office Celeste Management, though the amount secured was not disclosed. Nexkin uses the biometric sensors onboard to monitor six physiological indicators…

Will Sony’s PS5 Ship with a Biometric Controller?

Will Sony’s PS5 Ship with a Biometric Controller?

A recently published patent suggests that Sony may be considering the implementation of biometric sensors on controllers for its upcoming PS5 video game console. The patent primarily concerns a “scene tagging” feature that would allow gamers to capture metadata pertaining to a certain gameplay event, and then share it with other players online. Those other…

Synaptics Brings its Biometric Arsenal to Computex

Synaptics Brings its Biometric Arsenal to Computex

‘The Computex demonstrations will feature Synaptics’ Clear ID solution and its System-on-Chip Match-in-Sensor tech…’ Synaptics will be showcasing its human interface portfolio at next week’s Computex conference in Taiwan. Highlights will include the company’s Smart Edge AI and multiple biometric fingerprint sensors built for a range of different PCs. The company will also bring numerous…

Integrated Biometrics Sensor Aids Ukrainian Border Control Effort via Tablet Integration

Integrated Biometrics Sensor Aids Ukrainian Border Control Effort via Tablet Integration

“Dubbed the “BPT800″ tablet, the handheld is designed for use in extreme environmental conditions and remote locations; and over a hundred such units are currently being used by the State Border Guard Service to identify travelers seeking to cross the border.” Integrated Biometrics technology is helping to secure the Ukrainian border. The company has revealed…

Imperial College London Researchers Detail Gait Recognition System

Imperial College London Researchers Detail Gait Recognition System

Imperial College London researchers have refined an authentication system based on gait biometrics that they say meets National Institute of Standards and Technology and Dieharder standards. As Tech Xplore reports, the system is based on multiple sensors positioned throughout the user’s body. Each of these sensors can capture movement patterns from its own particular position,…