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Kony Announces One-Stop-Shop for Digital Banking Solutions

Kony Announces One-Stop-Shop for Digital Banking Solutions

Kony, a developer of apps for the enterprise, has announced a new curated selection of digital banking solutions aimed at helping clients get the services and capabilities they need more quickly. Called the Kony Digital Banking Marketplace, the platform offers solutions from a range of partner companies. Jumio’s Optical Character Recognition technology is featured, for…

INTERVIEW: Conor White, President, Americas, Daon at Money20/20 2017 [AUDIO]

FindBiometrics is in Las Vegas this week at Money 20/20, where biometrics are everywhere – from interviews with Steve Wozniak to expert FinTech panels. On Monday, FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill had a chance to speak with Conor White, President, Americas, Daon. Daon is a familiar face at Money20/20’s global events, but this year the company came to…

Face ID: Exactly How Revolutionary Is It?

Face ID: Exactly How Revolutionary Is It?

Apple has created quite a stir with its unveiling of the iPhone X, and not least because of its Face ID facial recognition system. Together with Apple’s framing of the issue, and the media response it has provoked, casual observers might be led to believe it’s a revolutionary new technology. But facial recognition in general…

Kony Embraces Daon’s IdentityX Platform

Kony Embraces Daon’s IdentityX Platform

“Daon’s IdentityX technology has proven popular as numerous companies — particularly in the financial services sector – have sought to easily integrate biometric authentication into their digital platforms and services.” Daon has found a new client partner for its IdentityX multifactor authentication platform. The company has announced a deal with Kony, an enterprise-focused app development…

Money20/20 Europe: Daon Integrates EyeVerify Tech Into IdentityX Platform

Money20/20 Europe: Daon Integrates EyeVerify Tech Into IdentityX Platform

“…given Daon’s prominence as a provider of mobile authentication solutions, it offers a high-profile boost to EyeVerify and its technology – perhaps the biggest since the company’s acquisition by Alipay operator Ant Financial.” Daon has integrated EyeVerify‘s Eyeprint ID technology into its IdentityX platform, thanks to a new partnership announced at this week’s Money20/20 Europe event.…

Acuity Brings Biometric Debate to K(NO)W Identity Conference

Acuity Brings Biometric Debate to K(NO)W Identity Conference

The inaugural K(NO)W Identity Conference is underway in Washington, DC, and as one would expect from an event aimed at shaping the future of identity, biometrics are playing a major role. Biometric authentication is being taken for granted in many of the conversations occurring at K(NO)W, often with fingerprint authentication on a smartphone mentioned as…

Experian to Integrate IdentityX Biometrics Into Anti-Fraud Platform

Experian to Integrate IdentityX Biometrics Into Anti-Fraud Platform

“As with other integrations of Daon’s pioneering mobile platform, Experian’s will enable fingerprint, voice, and facial recognition for partners using the CrossCore platform.” Experian is going to be the next major organization to take advantage of Daon’s IdentityX biometric authentication platform, with plans to integrate it into its CrossCore identity security system. As with other…

Sumitomo Bank Prepares to Launch Mobile Authentication App

Sumitomo Bank Prepares to Launch Mobile Authentication App

Japan’s Sumitomo Mitsui bank is getting ready to launch a mobile biometric authentication app developed in collaboration with NTT Data Corporation and Ireland-based Daon. The work was first announced last autumn, with the organizations planning to leverage Daon’s Identity X Platform, a multimodal biometric authentication system that has seen other successful mobile deployments in partnership…

Philippines Banking App Uses Daon Biometrics Tech for Authentication

Philippines Banking App Uses Daon Biometrics Tech for Authentication

“…with the remarkable success of its IdentityX deployment in the mobile app of American bank USAA, Daon has gone on to work with heavyweights like Mastercard and has become one of the most notable success stories of the mobile biometrics revolution.” Daon‘s mobile biometrics technology has found its way into a big new deployment in the…

USAA App a Premiere Success Story of the Mobile Biometrics Revolution

USAA App a Premiere Success Story of the Mobile Biometrics Revolution

Almost half of USAA’s mobile users are taking advantage of biometric authentication to log in on their phones, reports San Antonio Business Journal. The technology comes by way of Daon and its IdentityX platform, offering users the choice to authenticate via fingerprint scan, or facial or voice recognition. USAA, a bank focused on serving the…

Mastercard Identity Check is Coming to Australia

Mastercard Identity Check is Coming to Australia

“…while Mastercard hasn’t set a launch date for Australia, its arrival appears to be imminent.” Mastercard is bringing its Identity Check platform to Australia, reports The Sydney Morning Herald. The company made its announcement at the recent Australian Open. The app is also known as ‘Selfie Pay’, but it isn’t a mobile payment platform. It…

Korea Gets Specialized Mobile Biometric Authentication Service

Korea Gets Specialized Mobile Biometric Authentication Service

A new mobile biometric authentication solution has arrived in South Korea, reports The Korea Herald. Called BioCA, it’s based primarily on facial recognition, using a smartphone’s camera to apply the biometric modality, but can also incorporate voice and fingerprint recognition. It’s the product of a collaboration between the Korea Smart Authentication Corp. (KoSAC) and Daon,…

Mastercard Brings Identity Check to Brazil and Mexico

Mastercard Brings Identity Check to Brazil and Mexico

“The biometric technology comes by way of Daon’s IdentityX platform, which was recently adopted for a similar mobile biometric authentication system specialized for the South Korean market.” Mastercard has launched its Identity Check solution in Brazil and Mexico. The system allows users to authenticate for mobile transactions via facial recognition, using their smartphone cameras, or…

Biometric Banking Pioneer Climbs FinTech Rankings

Biometric Banking Pioneer Climbs FinTech Rankings

“The bank’s app uses facial and voice recognition for customer authentication, a move that is likely helping to raise the company’s profile as a FinTech pioneer.” Online-only financial institution Atom Bank has moved up the Fintech 100 rankings. It has now climbed from 8th to 6th on the ranking compiled by H2 Ventures and KPMG…

Money20/20: Identity Check Mobile to Launch in North America in First Half of 2017

Money20/20: Identity Check Mobile to Launch in North America in First Half of 2017

Mastercard and BMO have announced that their Identity Check Mobile app will officially launch in North America in the first half of next year. The system prompts users to verify online purchases using biometric capture on their mobile devices, either by scanning a fingerprint or taking a selfie, which the system scans using facial recognition…

Daon Americas President to Talk Biometrics at Money20/20

Daon Americas President to Talk Biometrics at Money20/20

Daon has announced that the president of its Americas division, Conor White, will participate in a prominent panel discussion on biometric technology at this year’s Money20/20 conference and expo in Las Vegas. It’s a high-profile session. Entitled “Biometrics Innovation & the New Password,” the panel discussion will feature other prominent speakers including Mastercard’s Ajay Bhalla, Safran…

Mastercard Launches Selfie Authentication App in Europe

Mastercard Launches Selfie Authentication App in Europe

Mastercard is rolling out its Identity Check service, popularly known as selfie pay, to customers in Europe through a new mobile app. The system was developed in partnership with Daon, and uses that company’s IdentityX platform to enable biometric authentication. It requires users to essentially take a video selfie, blinking in the process to ensure…

Equiniti Announces IdentityX Powered Biometric Authentication Platform

Equiniti Announces IdentityX Powered Biometric Authentication Platform

Business technology solutions provider Equiniti has launched its own biometric authentication platform. Called Prequel, it’s based on Daon’s IdentityX platform. Equiniti is offering Prequel as a mobile authentication system for financial services organizations, particularly as a solution for ‘Know Your Customer’ requirements. Like the USAA mobile app, which also used Daon’s IdentityX platform, Prequel will…

Daon to Develop Biometric Authentication Platform with Japanese Banks, NTT Data

Daon to Develop Biometric Authentication Platform with Japanese Banks, NTT Data

Two Japanese financial services companies have contracted Daon, together with NTT Data Corporation, to develop multimodal biometric authentication platforms. The agreements aim to have such systems go live for Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group (SMFG) and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation (SMBC) in the spring of next year. SMFG plans to use Daon’s IdentityX Platform, which has…

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