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FPC Sensors Used in New Blackberry Smartphones

FPC Sensors Used in New Blackberry Smartphones

“In the Evolve and Evolve X, the sensors are rear-mounted, supporting biometric user authentication together with a face unlock system. “ Fingerprint Cards biometric technology is being used in a new pair of smartphones from Blackberry licensee Optiemus Infracom. The Indian company’s new phone, the Evolve, is a budget offering, priced at about $365, and…

AimBrain Authenticator App Now Available In BlackBerry Marketplace

AimBrain Authenticator App Now Available In BlackBerry Marketplace

The AimBrain Authenticator app is now available in the BlackBerry Marketplace, AimBrain has announced. The development means that BlackBerry Dynamics users can now easily implement AimBrain’s facial and voice recognition technology, with server-side biometric authentication ensuring that it’s the actual person being identified, and not the device. The system also incorporates a layer of behavioral…

BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition Features FPC Biometric Sensor

BlackBerry KEYone Black Edition Features FPC Biometric Sensor

BlackBerry has launched a new version of its KeyOne smartphone, and it once again includes a Fingerprint Cards fingerprint sensor. The original KEYone was launched at this year’s MWC, when it became the world’s first smartphone to feature a fingerprint sensor embedded in one of its keyboard keys. It paved the way, in a sense,…

Behavioral Authentication Comes To BlackBerry Dynamics

Behavioral Authentication Comes To BlackBerry Dynamics

BlackBerry has brought a behavioral authentication system to its enterprise security platform, with the Sentegrity app now available to all BlackBerry Dynamics users. The app is designed to use a range of contextual factors to assess risk and regulate access control, dynamically adjusting security requirements based on analysis. One assessment might not require a password…

MWC 2017: BlackBerry KEYone Sports First Ever Smartphone Keyboard Fingerprint Sensor

MWC 2017: BlackBerry KEYone Sports First Ever Smartphone Keyboard Fingerprint Sensor

Seeking to make a splash at this week’s Mobile World Congress, Fingerprint Cards has announced a world’s first with the integration of a fingerprint sensor into a smartphone’s keyboard. While most contemporary smartphones use digital keyboards based in the display, FPC had a unique partner in this project known for its use of small physical…

BlackBerry DTEK60 Features Fingerprint Bimetrics

BlackBerry DTEK60 Features Fingerprint Bimetrics

BlackBerry has finally caught up with the rest of the mobile industry in embracing fingerprint sensors. The company’s newest smartphone, the DTEK60, is the first BlackBerry device to feature the biometric technology, with a fingerprint sensor embedded on its rear side. The official announcement of the device, which is now available for USD $499, confirms…

Is BlackBerry On The Verge of Launching a Fingerprint Sensing Smartphone?

Is BlackBerry On The Verge of Launching a Fingerprint Sensing Smartphone?

BlackBerry is preparing to launch its first fingerprint-scanning smartphone. According to new reports, details about the device were erroneously published, and then removed, on BlackBerry’s website. The new device is called the DTEK60, and appears to be the materialization of what had earlier been codenamed ‘Argon’. Specifications listed on the temporary web page listed features…