NEXUS

Is Swipe-Scan Notification Access Coming To Nexus Phones?

Is Swipe-Scan Notification Access Coming To Nexus Phones?

Google might bring one of the neat new features of its Pixel smartphones to some older devices, according to new reports. The Pixel lets users swipe as they scan their fingerprints in order to get quick access to notifications, a feature that Samsung may be seeking to emulate for its own forthcoming devices. But with…

PayPal Expands Biometric Authentication For Mobile Users

PayPal Expands Biometric Authentication For Mobile Users

PayPal says it is further expanding the availability of biometric authentication for its mobile users via Android Marshmallow, allowing users of devices like the Nexus 5X and Samsung Galaxy S7 to log in with the touch of a finger. In a blog post announcing the move, PayPal’s mobile app head Mike Ryan explained that it’s…

Nexus Imprint: Google’s Phones Go Biometric

Nexus Imprint: Google’s Phones Go Biometric

Each of these models also features a OneTouch FPC1025 fingerprint sensor powered by Precise BioMatch Mobile algorithms. Google has launched two new Nexus smartphones: The Nexus 5X, manufactured by LG, and the Nexus 6P, which was made by Huawei. The devices were unveiled along with Google’s new Chromecast products at a San Francisco press event…

Precise Biometrics Powers Nexus Biometrics

Precise Biometrics Powers Nexus Biometrics

Precise Biometrics‘ Precise BioMatch Mobile technology is going to power the fingerprint sensors of two new smartphones in what may be the company’s highest-profile integration to date. While Precise Biometrics declined to name the smartphones in question in a press release, it did indicate that the integration came by way of partner sensor hardware maker…

FPC Sensor Built Into Google Nexus Phones

FPC Sensor Built Into Google Nexus Phones

Google’s latest Nexus smartphones – the Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P, manufactured by LG and Huawei respectively – have been announced, each featuring the OneTouch FPC1025 fingerprint sensor from Fingerprint Cards AB. The sensors have been integrated into the smartphones’ Nexus Imprint feature, which is Google’s flagship handset biometric security introduced with the new devices.…

Rumor: New Nexus Phones to Sport Fingerprint Sensors

Rumor: New Nexus Phones to Sport Fingerprint Sensors

Google has two new Nexus smartphones in the works, according to rumor. The devices are being made by LG and Huawei, respectively. The speculation comes by way of the @OnLeaks twitter account, which has convinced many in the industry of its reliability with past predictions. LG’s new Nexus will be similar to the Nexus 5…

Huawei Nexus to Feature Fingerprint Biometrics

Huawei Nexus to Feature Fingerprint Biometrics

New leaks have emerged about the next Nexus smartphone. Coming from a fairly reliable industry source, the leaks suggest that the Huawei Nexus will feature a fingerprint sensor, a 5.7″ QHD screen, and a Snapdragon 820 processor. While none of these details have officially been confirmed, the suggestion that the device will feature a fingerprint…

Canadian Borders Get Biometric Upgrade From Iris ID

Canadian Borders Get Biometric Upgrade From Iris ID

Today, Iris ID (formerly the Iris Technology Division of LG Electronics) and IBM announced that their collaboration has led to iris recognition biometrics being used by the Canada Border Services Agency’s NEXUS program. Thanks to the biometric integration, the travelers moving between Canada and the United States via eight international airports, 19 land border crossings and…