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FaceTec’s ZoOm Biometrics Solution is Protecting Vehicle Access at CES

FaceTec’s ZoOm Biometrics Solution is Protecting Vehicle Access at CES

“ZoOm’s 3D face recognition algorithms verify that only the authorized user has access to the vehicle, and the 3D depth and liveness detection proves that individual is present in person – not a photo or video spoof.” – Kevin Alan Tussy, CEO, FaceTec FaceTec has announced that its latest partnership with IAV Automotive Engineering will result…

ZoOm Brings 3D Facial Recognition To Karalundi’s Authentication Platform

ZoOm Brings 3D Facial Recognition To Karalundi’s Authentication Platform

“Now, the company’s clients can take advantage of FaceTec’s flagship mobile solution, which leverages mobile video for 3D facial recognition, allowing end users to confirm their identity with a video selfie.” A Mexico-based authentication platform has embraced FaceTec‘s ZoOm technology. Founded in 2006, Karalundi is the company behind Koala VSP, a customer verification platform used…

FaceTec Adds Industry Expert Jay Meier to Advisory Board

FaceTec Adds Industry Expert Jay Meier to Advisory Board

FaceTec has a new biometrics industry expert on its advisory board: Jay Meier, founder and managing partner at Sage Capital Advisors, will now be offering his expertise to the company. In a statement announcing Meier’s appointment, FaceTec described him as “an award-winning financial securities analyst and expert in Identity Access Management, Credentialing and Biometrics”. From…

INTERVIEW: FaceTec’s John Wojewidka at Money20/20 2017 [AUDIO]

While FaceTec has been developing and refining its unique mobile facial recognition solution for quite some time, the timing of its ZoOm SDK’s launch this summer appears to have been propitious. The 3D face recognition solution arrived at a time of growing awareness of the need for liveness detection in biometric authentication, and brought said…

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…

FaceTec Lauds iPhone X For Clearing Path For Widespread Adoption of 3D Facial Recognition

FaceTec Lauds iPhone X For Clearing Path For Widespread Adoption of 3D Facial Recognition

“FaceTec’s ZoOm software, meanwhile, is available for any mobile device running iOS 8.3 and up, or Android 4.3 and up.” FaceTec is celebrating the iPhone X’s Face ID facial recognition system for pushing the field of mobile biometrics forward – and for highlighting the value of other facial recognition tools where iPhone X technology isn’t…

FaceTec Officially Launches ZoOm SDK

FaceTec Officially Launches ZoOm SDK

“…the system is able to operate “in all lighting conditions” and has an FAR of 1/+50,000. The platform is also FIDO certified.” FaceTec has officially launched the software development kit of its ZoOm 3D facial recognition system. An SDK for Android and iOS apps, ZoOm uses what is essentially a video selfie for user authentication. By…