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Melco Plans Facial Recognition System for Japan Casino, Promises Government Access

Melco Plans Facial Recognition System for Japan Casino, Promises Government Access

Hong Kong-based casino operator Melco Resorts & Entertainment has announced plans for a new facility in Japan that will make extensive use of facial recognition technology. In a statement announcing the new resort, Melco asserted that “the world’s most advanced facial recognition technology” will be “integrated throughout the entire property” to allow for “responsible gaming…

V2 Smart Card Uses FPC Sensor, Precise Biometrics Software

V2 Smart Card Uses FPC Sensor, Precise Biometrics Software

“For now, the card is only being used for access control and employee time and attendance tracking at the newly opened casino, but FPC has indicated that expansionary plans are in the works that could see the V2 used by casino guests as payment cards.” Precise Biometrics and Fingerprint Cards are celebrating an important step into…

MeReal Biometric Smart Card Goes Into Action

MeReal Biometric Smart Card Goes Into Action

MeReal Biometrics’ V2 biometric smart card has now officially gone into action with the opening of the world’s first open-air casino. The smart card features a built-in fingerprint sensor, allowing cardholders to confirm their identities as they use it. At the Pleinair Casino in the south of France, it’s now being used for access control, ensuring…

French Casino Patrons May Soon Access Services Via Biometric Smart Cards

French Casino Patrons May Soon Access Services Via Biometric Smart Cards

A major French casino and hotel operator is testing out biometric access control in a program that could dramatically expand in scope if initial tests prove successful. The company, Group Partouche, is currently working with MeReal Biometrics to leverage the latter’s smart card technology. In addition to containing the standard identity information associated with smart…