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INTERVIEW: Jeff Rogers, VP Sales, Sensory at Money20/20 2017 [AUDIO]

INTERVIEW: Jeff Rogers, VP Sales, Sensory at Money20/20 2017 [AUDIO]

FindBiometrics is reporting live form Money20/20 in Las Vegas this week, where artificial intelligence and biometrics are taking center stage when it comes to dynamic discussion. It’s fitting then that Peter O’Neill, President, FindBiometrics, had a chance to speak with Jeff Rogers, Vice President of Sales for Sensory – a biometrics company specializing in face,…

INTERVIEW: Todd Mozer, CEO, Sensory

INTERVIEW: Todd Mozer, CEO, Sensory

Peter O’Neill recently interviewed Todd Mozer, CEO of Sensory. The conversation begins with some highlights of Sensory’s exceptional year before diving into the details of a recent major milestone for the company: the integration of its TrulySecure biometric software into LG’s latest flagship smartphones. LG’s move came in anticipation of Apple’s recent Face ID announcement, and…

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…

Sensory Tech Powers Contactless Biometrics on LG V30

Sensory Tech Powers Contactless Biometrics on LG V30

“Sensory says the facial recognition technology performs authentication in less than a second and is 99.999 percent accurate, and that it operates entirely on the device, helping to ensure that the user’s biometric data is kept safe.” The facial and voice recognition capabilities of LG’s newest flagship smartphone – the LG V30 – are powered…

Financial ID Briefing: Naked Payments For Kentucky Fried Chicken

Financial ID Briefing: Naked Payments For Kentucky Fried Chicken

The Financial ID Briefing brings you top highlights from the world of biometrics, mobile ID, and finance. It is powered by FindBiometrics and Money20/20. Biometrics Help The Virtual Bank Teller See You, Hear You FinovateFall 2017 starts today at the New York Hilton, where attendees can have a glimpse into the automated future of finance…

Sensory’s Virtual Bank Teller is Truly Natural, Handsfree and Secure

Sensory’s Virtual Bank Teller is Truly Natural, Handsfree and Secure

Sensory, Inc. has tailored its AI avatar technology to create a virtual bank teller for mobile devices, and will demo the solution at FinovateFall 2017. The solution features all of Sensory’s flagship software solutions. The company’s TrulyHandsfree device activation technology ensures that the system will respond to the user’s voice prompt, while its TrulyNatural speech…

Sensory Introduces Chatbot Feature to TrulyNatural Speech Engine

Sensory Introduces Chatbot Feature to TrulyNatural Speech Engine

Sensory, Inc. has introduced a chatbot feature to its TrulyNatural embedded speech engine, the company has announced. TrulyNatural is the company’s natural speech recognition platform, designed to let users communicate with devices by speech without being required to use predetermined phrases. Now, the system has been equipped with chatbot support allowing for “dialog management and…

Sensory’s Biometrics Technology Now Available on ARM Cortex Processors

Sensory’s Biometrics Technology Now Available on ARM Cortex Processors

“Sensory has developed some of the best demonstrations of how AI solutions, such as natural language, computer vision, biometric wake words, and more can be implemented on the edge.” – Laurence Bryant, VP, ARM Sensory Inc.‘s voice-based technology is now available on ARM Cortex-M and Cortex-A processors, the company has announced. Both processor core lines…

Sensory Upgrades TrulySecure Biometric Authentication Platform

Sensory Upgrades TrulySecure Biometric Authentication Platform

“Sensory has also enhanced its liveness detection algorithms to the point of “nearly eliminating” the possibility of spoofing with photos or video, according to a statement from the company.” Sensory has upgraded its TrulySecure biometric authentication platform. The company says the system, which is designed to identify subjects based on a combination of facial and…

Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree 5.0 Boasts Upgraded AI

Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree 5.0 Boasts Upgraded AI

“Sensory says TrulyHandsfree is the most widely deployed speech recognition system in the world and is now featured on over two billion devices.” Sensory Inc. has upgraded the AI of its TrulyHandsfree voice activation technology. Designed primarily to let users ‘wake up’ their devices, it has been integrated into headsets and even into smartglasses. Now,…

Sensory, DSP Group, STMicroelectronics Produce New Voice Activation SiP

Sensory, DSP Group, STMicroelectronics Produce New Voice Activation SiP

Semiconductor maker STMicroelectronics, wireless chipset provider DSP Group, and voice and speech technology specialist Sensory Inc. have announced a jointly-developed System-in-Package device that could enable sophisticated voice interaction in new products. Each company has brought technology to the table to help make the device a uniquely capable voice interaction technology. A microphone using STMicroelectronics’ MEMS…

InnerCore Integrates Face, Voice Authentication Via Sensory’s TrulySecure

InnerCore Integrates Face, Voice Authentication Via Sensory’s TrulySecure

Digital security firm InnerCore has integrated Sensory Inc.‘s TrulySecure technology into its solutions portfolio. That means InnerCore customers now have access to Sensory’s face- and voice-based biometric authentication for their apps. In a statement announcing the integration, Sensory CEO Todd Mozer emphasized the importance of partnerships with value added resellers like InnerCore, which offers its…

Alexa Comes To Bluetooth Headsets Via VoiceGenie

Alexa Comes To Bluetooth Headsets Via VoiceGenie

Sensory has announced a new solution aimed at enabling hands-free interaction with Amazon’s Alexa on Bluetooth devices. Called VoiceGenie, the system could be used to bring voice-based interaction to headsets and other such devices. It’s the product of an effort that began last autumn, when Sensory announced that it was working with Alexa Voice Service…

Vesper, DSP Group, and Sensory Demonstrate Low-Power Voice Activation Platform

Vesper, DSP Group, and Sensory Demonstrate Low-Power Voice Activation Platform

A new development platform is aimed at fostering the development of battery-powered devices offering voice activation with very little power use. The solution was developed by Vesper, DSP Group, and Sensory. It uses Vesper’s VM1010 piezoelectric MEMS microphone, Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree voice command technology, and DSP Group’s DBMD4 audio processor. According to Vesper CEO Matt Crowley,…

VeriTran Offers Sensory Biometric Authentication Solutions to Clients

VeriTran Offers Sensory Biometric Authentication Solutions to Clients

VeriTran is now taking advantage of Sensory Inc. biometric technology for its clients. The company offers technology solutions to the retail and financial industries, with a particular focus on mobile tech. It claims dozens of clients, including one of Mexico’s biggest banks; and those clients will now have access to Sensory’s TrulySecure authentication technology. That…

TrulyHandsfree Featured On New Bluetooth Headset

TrulyHandsfree Featured On New Bluetooth Headset

“Enabled by Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree technology, the [voice command] feature lets users control the headset by voice command, allowing them to make calls or check the battery status without actually having to manipulate the headset itself.” A new headset is taking advantage of Sensory‘s TrulyHandsfree voice command technology to improve the user experience. Developed by VXi Corporation,…

Sensory Celebrates Numerous Accolades

Sensory Celebrates Numerous Accolades

Sensory is celebrating a number of industry accolades. The company says it has won “over half a dozen awards” this year, according to a statement. The company won Best Innovation in Deep Learning at the Alconics awards; First Place in Mobile Security and Privacy at the CTIA Emerging Technology (E-Tech) Awards; and Star Performer at…

Sensory Introduces Alexa to TrulyHandsfree Platform

Sensory Introduces Alexa to TrulyHandsfree Platform

Sensory Inc. has teamed up with the Alexa Voice Service (AVS) team to bring “Alexa” wakeup to devices using its TrulyHandsfree technology. That means users who are familiar with the voice-controlled AI assistant will be able to turn on compatible devices just by saying its name. Most of those users will probably be familiar with…

Samsung SDS Names Sensory As Its Biometric Partner

Samsung SDS Names Sensory As Its Biometric Partner

Sensory Inc. will provide facial and voice recognition technology for Samsung SDS solutions, the companies have announced. That means that Sensory’s FIDO UAF-certified authentication technology will be used in Samsung’s SDS FIDO Client solution, which will offer one or both modalities for user authentication. A user just needs to take a selfie, or speak a…

Sensory’s LPSD Tech Gains Traction Among Chip Makers

Sensory’s LPSD Tech Gains Traction Among Chip Makers

Sensory Inc.‘s Low Power Sound Detector (LPSD) technology is starting to take off among chip manufacturers. The company says that companies including DSP Group, Knowles, and QuickLogic have all integrated the technology in their products, and that more are in the pipeline. The LPSD technology is one of the keys to Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree solution, which…

Sensory Speech Command Tech Integrated Into Enterprise Smartglasses

Sensory Speech Command Tech Integrated Into Enterprise Smartglasses

Smartglasses developer Vuzix has teamed up with Sensory Inc. to bring its TrulyHandsfree voice recognition technology to its M300 wearable device. Compatible with Android and iOS, Vuzix’s M300 smartglasses are designed for enterprise applications. They feature an HD camera, Bluetooth, WiFi, head-tracking, and GPS functionality. Now, Sensory’s low-power voice command technology will provide a more…

Three Trends From MWC Shanghai

Three Trends From MWC Shanghai

We’re back from Mobile World Congress Shanghai, where FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill moderated two sessions of keynotes and panels. The three day event market the largest mobile industry conference in Asia, and like the original Mobile World Congress, held annually in Barcelona, MWC Shanghai provided a snapshot into the dominant trends in mobility today. Here…

MWC Shanghai: Sensory’s AppLock Reveals Users’ Biometrics Habits

MWC Shanghai: Sensory’s AppLock Reveals Users’ Biometrics Habits

Day two of MWC Shanghai brought with it the Cyber Security session moderated by Peter O’Neill, president of FindBiometrics. Dealing with topics of best practices, network infrastructure, 5G, and of course biometrics, the session brought together security industry leaders from around the world. Among the presenters was Todd Mozer, CEO of biometric software company Sensory,…

Voice Biometrics Month 2016: The Roundup

Voice Biometrics Month 2016: The Roundup

As the end of May approaches so we must bring to an end Voice Biometrics Month 2016, our four-week featured focus on voice and speech recognition technologies. Throughout the month we explored topics regarding the contactless modality in our featured articles section, reported all the most important voice authentication news, and brought together the industry’s…

Samsung Galaxy S7 Devices Feature TrulyHandsfree Tech

Samsung Galaxy S7 Devices Feature TrulyHandsfree Tech

Samsung has licensed Sensory Inc.’s TrulyHandsfree technology for its Galaxy S7 and S7 Edge smartphones. The integration brings embedded speech recognition to the flagship devices. That includes when the smartphones are offline; TrulyHandsfree’s speech recognition will allow voice-based interaction with the devices even without an internet connection. It also enables effective voice activation of the…

Mobile Biometrics Month 2016: The Roundup

Mobile Biometrics Month 2016: The Roundup

March is coming to a close and with it we are bringing an end to Mobile Biometrics Month 2016. Throughout the month we have been taking a special look at the current state of mobile biometrics, culminating in our special webinar, Mobile Revolution 2.0: Biometrics, Smartphones, IoT. Of course, March had its share of industry news…

Intel Integrates Sensory’s Voice Activation Tech into SoC Offerings

Intel Integrates Sensory’s Voice Activation Tech into SoC Offerings

Sensory Inc. has found a major new distribution channel for its TrulyHandsfree voice command technology: It’s now embedded in a number of system-on-chip (SoC) offerings from IT giant Intel. TrulyHandsfree has been integrated as an embedded port in the low-power digital signal processors (DSPs) of Intel’s Anniedale, Broadwell, Broxton, Merrifield, and Skylake SoCs, which are…

Sensory Biometrics Helping Track Attendance in South America With Inngresa

Sensory Biometrics Helping Track Attendance in South America With Inngresa

Biometrics company Sensory, Inc. is helping track employee attendance in Peru, Chile and Colombia thanks to a licensing agreement with Inngresa. The partnership has seen Sensory’s TrulySecure face recognition technology integrated into Inngresa’s attendance tracking platform, Inngresa Mobile, which cuts down on truancy and time fraud. According to an interview published on El Pais with Norelys…

DSP Group Announces New Voice and Audio Processor

DSP Group Announces New Voice and Audio Processor

Wireless chipset solutions provider DSP Group has announced a new voice and audio processor called DBMD4. It’s designed to offer ultra-low-power, always-on voice command for a range of potential applications, and is based on Google Hotword and Sensory TrulyHandsFree technology. The system features noise suppression and echo cancellation capabilities, and “built-in handshaking with Sensory’s TruleHandsfree,”…

INTERVIEW: Todd Mozer, CEO, Sensory

INTERVIEW: Todd Mozer, CEO, Sensory

FindBiometrics is on its way to Barcelona for Mobile World Congress 2016, and Sensory, Inc. will be exhibiting there. Peter O’Neill, president of FindBiometrics, recently had the opportunity to speak with Todd Mozer, CEO of Sensory in advance of this year’s MWC. The conversation is focused around the recently launched TrulySecure 2.0, that product’s special…

Samsung ARTIK to Offer Sensory TrulyHandsfree Support

Samsung ARTIK to Offer Sensory TrulyHandsfree Support

Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree solution will be supported by the Samsung ARTIK platform, the company has announced. TrulyHandsfree is Sensory’s flagship speech recognition system, and was updated late last summer to use deep learning technology to filter out background noise, among other improvements. ARTIK, meanwhile, is Samsung’s chip line for the Internet of Things, offering developers the…

News Roundup: A Week Of Major Innovation

News Roundup: A Week Of Major Innovation

Last week at FindBiometrics, Financial Biometrics Month continued in the featured articles section while major news about the FIDO Alliance, Apple Pay and upgraded products made up the top stories. Here is a look back on the week that was: Financial Biometrics Month As Financial Biometrics Month continued through week three of November, we took…

Sensory CEO Todd Mozer on TrulySecure 2.0

Sensory CEO Todd Mozer on TrulySecure 2.0

TrulySecure 2.0 was released this morning and I recently had a chance to speak with Sensory’s CEO, Todd Mozer, about what’s new with this latest update. New And Improved TrulySecure is one of the flagship biometric solutions from Sensory, Inc. A biometric software platform, TrulySecure offers face and voice based biometric authentication on mobile devices, leveraging…

TrulySecure 2.0 Offers ‘Virtually Impenetrable Security’

TrulySecure 2.0 Offers ‘Virtually Impenetrable Security’

Sensory Inc. has launched TrulySecure 2.0, the next generation of one of its flagship multimodal platforms. The newest iteration of TrulySecure—which is the biometric platform that powers Sensory’s AppLock app—combines voice and face biometrics with sophisticated machine learning to provide an authentication platform ideal for mobile applications. Moreover, the new version builds on the FIDO…

News Roundup: Biometrics In Banking

News Roundup: Biometrics In Banking

This past week at FindBiometrics: Financial Biometrics Month continued as we examined the benefits of biometric banking and released new videos from the recent Money20/20 conference. In the news we saw novelty, innovation and diversity when reporting on new products and integrations, while Q3 2015 reports kept trickling in. Here is a look back on…

VIDEO: Sensory, Inc. at Money 20/20

VIDEO: Sensory, Inc. at Money 20/20

At the end of October, FindBiometrics—in its effort to bring strong identity management to the end user community—brought biometrics to Money20/20, hosting the extremely popular panel: Biometric Identity & Its Applications in Financial Services & Payments. Biometrics weren’t confined to the stage at the Las Vegas conference, however, and Peter O’Neill, president and founder of FindBiometrics,  caught…

Sensory and Cadence Offer Low-Power Facial Recognition

Sensory and Cadence Offer Low-Power Facial Recognition

Sensory, Inc. and Cadence Design Systems, Inc. have teamed up to offer low-power facial recognition to OEMs. The collaboration has essentially seen the integration of Sensory’s TrulySecure facial recognition software into the Cadence Tensilica Vision P5 DSP (digital signal processor). Cadence’s DSP is designed lower processing time for analog data such as images, which it…

Mobile Identity Month: The Primer

Mobile Identity Month: The Primer

Mobility and biometrics are at a mutual point of transformation thanks to a perfect alignment of factors. To celebrate the resulting boom in biometrics, FindBiometrics is pleased to announce that October is Mobile Identity Month. Throughout the next four weeks we will be taking a featured look at how biometrics and mobility are converging, the…

TrulySecure Platform Gets FIDO UAF Certification

TrulySecure Platform Gets FIDO UAF Certification

Sensory Inc.‘s TrulySecure platform has been certified by the FIDO Alliance as compliant with the latter’s Universal Authentication Framework 1.0 specifications. Sensory says it’s the first multimodal face- and voice- based authentication system to receive such certification. TrulySecure Multimodal Biometric Authentication uses a combination of machine learning, speech processing, and facial recognition to authenticate users.…

TrulyHandsfree 4.0 Uses Deep Learning to Filter Noise

TrulyHandsfree 4.0 Uses Deep Learning to Filter Noise

Sensory, Inc. has launched a new version of its TrulyHandsfree speech recognition system. In addition to a number of other improvements, TrulyHandsfree 4.0 boasts of deep learning technology that allows it to be as much as 80 percent more accurate than the previous iteration of the system. The system is designed to recognize speech for…

Invisible Biometrics Month: 4 Applications Of Voice Biometrics

Invisible Biometrics Month: 4 Applications Of Voice Biometrics

Invisible Biometrics Month: 4 Unique Applications Of Voice Biometrics Invisible biometrics are primarily defined as authentication and identification that is frictionless. As such, voice recognition is a natural fit for for this specialized subset of biometric technologies. As a hands-free security solution, voice biometrics require the least possible physical effort on behalf of a user,…

News Roundup: Smartphones and Fingerprints

News Roundup: Smartphones and Fingerprints

Last week at FindBiometrics we began our featured examination of invisible biometrics while smartphones and fingerprint sensors dominated the industry news. The headlines were rounded out with biometric commerce news, voice recognition innovation from Sensory, and government biometrics. Here is a look at last week’s top stories: Smartphones and Fingerprints Fingerprint Cards made big waves…

Sensory’s TrulySecure Can Tell Who’s Talking

Sensory’s TrulySecure Can Tell Who’s Talking

Sensory, Inc. has released a new SDK that allows devices and applications to dynamically switch user profiles via voice recognition. Called TrulySecure, the SDK is available for device integration as either text dependent or text independent. The technology supports multiple user profiles and is able to distinguish between each associated voice; and the more it’s…

News Roundup: Accomplishment and Innovation

News Roundup: Accomplishment and Innovation

This past week at FindBiometrics the news was filled with accomplishments and endorsements. Expansions and contracts also made headlines, rounding out a week that saw an number of research reports and Q1 fiscal updates. Here is a look at the top identity management stories from the week that was. Mobility and Authentication The two most popular…

Sensory Unveils TrulyNatural, To Be Used By Robot

Sensory Unveils TrulyNatural, To Be Used By Robot

Sensory, Inc. announced yesterday the release of TrulyNatural, a client-based large vocabulary speech recognition platform. Designed to be natural, fast, scalable, flexible and accurate, TrulyNatural, according to  a press release issued by Sensory, “offers substantive advantages over cloud-based solutions”. Initially released with support for eight languages, with three more slated for support in the coming year,…

Qualcomm Integrates Sensory’s Voice Recognition

Qualcomm Integrates Sensory’s Voice Recognition

Sensory Inc. has announced a major new partnership with respect to its low-power voice control system. Mobile technology developer Qualcomm has agreed to implement Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree Voice Control 3.0 technology into its upcoming platforms. The TrulyHandsfree system has applications in the bureoning Internet of Things. Its ultra-low power system allows for a long battery life, and…

Synopsis and Sensory Unveil Voice Recognition for IoT

Synopsis and Sensory Unveil Voice Recognition for IoT

Software developer Synopsis, Inc. and vision- and voice-based UX tech firm Sensory, Inc. have announced what they call an ultra-low power voice recognition system. Running on Synopsis’ low-power ARC EM5D processor, Sensory’s TrulyHandsfree system is being promoted for mobile and Internet of Things applications. Speaking in a press release, Sensory, Inc. VP Bernard Brafman emphasized…

Voice Month: 5 Unique Applications of Voice Biometrics

Voice Month: 5 Unique Applications of Voice Biometrics

It’s week three of Voice Month here at FindBiometrics in which we are exploring the world of hands free authentication through our featured articles and upcoming webinar. If you’ve read our previous featured articles on voice biometrics, you will have likely come to the conclusion that the modality of the month is nothing if not…

Sensory Brings Multi Factor Biometrics To Android Devices

Sensory Brings Multi Factor Biometrics To Android Devices

Tweet: Have you seen the #NewFindBiometrics ? The site that you depend on for all your #biometric news has a fresh new look! Check it out now http://ctt.ec/vKauZ+ #Biometrics Today, Sensory has announced the release of its AppLock software through the Google Play Store. Aiming to to offer a solid, convenient and secure solution to…