MeReal Biometrics

MeReal Biometrics Announces New CTO

MeReal Biometrics Announces New CTO

MeReal Biometrics has officially introduced its new Chief Technology Officer, Thomas Le Ouedec. He actually came to the role quietly in July, bringing with him a wealth of experience in the smart cards industry. From 2008 to his switch to MeReal Biometrics, Le Ouedec served as Product Line Manager for UINT, a smart card developer…

Unikeys Announces Biometric Cryptocurrency Card

Unikeys Announces Biometric Cryptocurrency Card

Unikeys has officially announced its UKey cryptocurrency card. In form, it’s shaped like any other regular payment card. But it’s designed to host multiple popular cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ether, and Litecoin. What’s more, it features an embedded fingerprint sensor. Once a user’s fingerprint data has been registered and stored in the card’s Secure…

MeReal Gets Its ‘Foot in the Door’ with New Biometric Card Partner

MeReal Gets Its ‘Foot in the Door’ with New Biometric Card Partner

“EuroStation is headquartered in La Rochelle on France’s Southwest Coast, not far from the Pleinair Casino, where MeReal’s V2 biometric card was deployed for employee access control last year.” MeReal Biometrics has established a new partnership that could help to extend the market reach of its biometric smart card solution: The company has teamed up…

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…

Another Smart Card Integration as FPC Pursues Market

Another Smart Card Integration as FPC Pursues Market

“This latest smart card integration follows quickly after another announced this week, with the FPC1020 sensor being used in a new smart card from Kona I.” Fingerprint Cards has announced another major smart card integration for its fingerprint biometrics technology. Its FPC1011 sensor is being used in the MeReal Biometrics “computer on a card”, launched…