MWC 2015

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Mobile World Congress Goes Biometric

Biometrics Industry News Roundup: Mobile World Congress Goes Biometric

This week all eyes were turned to Barcelona, Spain, for Mobile World Congress 2015, which featured more biometrics technology than ever before. With MWC throwing its weight behind digital identity there is no better time to take an indepth look at biometrics in mobile applications. That being the case, we kicked off Mobile Month at…

NEXT Biometrics Adds To Engineering Staff

NEXT Biometrics Adds To Engineering Staff

NEXT Biometrics announced today that it has expanded dramatically, having hired ten new engineers who have been added to the company’s teams in Seattle, Prague and Taipei. According to NEXT, the engineers have been hired from leading industry companies. The company has used this new expansion of its top level workforce to underline its attractiveness as…

Mobile Month: Biometrics at MWC

Mobile Month: Biometrics at MWC

March is Mobile Month at FindBiometrics and to kick it off we’re taking a look at the biggest event in mobility happening this week in Barcelona, Spain: Mobile World Congress 2015. FindBiometrics is on location at the event with our sister site Mobile ID World, getting the scoop on all the strong authentication and identity management…

EyeVerify to Fully Integrate Tech into AirWatch

EyeVerify to Fully Integrate Tech into AirWatch

More details have emerged about the integration of EyeVerify technology into the AirWatch EMM platform announced last week. At the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, EyeVerify is now confirming that its Eyeprint ID technology has been integrated into the AirWatch app SDK and the iOS-based AirWatch Chat, and will have further deployments later in Q1.…

Cypress and IDEX Unveil New Biometric Reader

Cypress and IDEX Unveil New Biometric Reader

Cypress Semiconductor Corp. has unveiled its new fingerprint scanner developed in conjunction with partner IDEX ASA. The company unveiled the TrueTouch Fingerprint Reader at the Mobile World Congress, currently underway in Barcelona. The company teamed up with IDEX ASA, a fingerprint biometrics developer, last spring, in an agreement that would see the latter’s fingerprint scanning…

Iris Recognition Demonstrated on a Smartphone

Iris Recognition Demonstrated on a Smartphone

Delta ID Inc.’s iris scanning biometric technology is being shown off at the Mobile World Congress by a major partner: Fujitsu. The company is going to be demonstrating Delta ID’s ActiveIRIS technology in its smartphone at the conference. Delta ID is aiming its iris-scanning solution at mobile/PC OEMs and platform providers, asserting that the technology…

EyeVerfiy Gets Built Into ZTE Grand S3

EyeVerfiy Gets Built Into ZTE Grand S3

Mobile device maker ZTE has announced its new flagship device, and it’s going to feature a somewhat unique form of biometric security. The ZTE Grand S3 will be one of the first smartphones in the world to use eye-scanning biometric technology for user authentication. That technology comes by way of EyeVerify, a biometrics company specializing…

AGNITiO to Present at MWC ShowStoppers Event

AGNITiO to Present at MWC ShowStoppers Event

AGNITiO has announced it will be showcasing its newest voice biometrics solution at the upcoming Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. It will do so as a presenter in the ShowStoppers event, an invitation-only session for major introductions and demos. AGNITiO representatives will be showing off the latest version of the KIVOX Mobile 5.0 Voice iD engine, which…

MWC 2015: ElevenPaths to Showcase Biometric Solutions

MWC 2015: ElevenPaths to Showcase Biometric Solutions

Digital security company ElevenPaths, in partnership with Spanish telecom company Telefónica, S.A., has announced two new security solutions that they’ll be showcasing at the Mobile World Congress 2015. Dubbed SmartID and SealSign respectively, both new solutions prominently feature biometric security. SmartID is a user authentication system designed both for apps and physical equipment. The system uses a…

SuperCom to Showcase Device Agnostic mPayment Security

SuperCom to Showcase Device Agnostic mPayment Security

SuperCom has announced that it will be exhibiting its digital security solutions at the upcoming Mobile World Congress, running from March 2nd to 5th in Barcelona. The company is going to highlight its SuperPay suite of mobile payment solutions. With SuperPay, SuperCom’s aim is to provide a range of device agnostic security solutions for the…