Tascent

INTERVIEW: Joey Pritikin, VP Marketing and Product Management, Tascent

INTERVIEW: Joey Pritikin, VP Marketing and Product Management, Tascent

FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill recently had the chance to speak with Joey Pritikin, VP Marketing and Product Management at Tascent. The conversation begins with a review of Tascent’s history before shifting to an in depth look at the company’s InSight One and Tascent M6 multimodal biometrics solutions. The following interview provides an expert view of the…

New Peripheral Device Brings Powerful Biometric Scanning to the iPhone

New Peripheral Device Brings Powerful Biometric Scanning to the iPhone

Biometrics specialist Tascent has announced a new peripheral that can bring sophisticated biometric technology to the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 6s. Called the Tascent M6, in form it’s a black case that fits around the iPhone. But despite its compact, pocket-friendly design, it packs a punch with its embedded biometric scanning technology, offering face…

Biometrics Could Bring ‘New Golden Age for Air Travel’: Tascent

Biometrics Could Bring ‘New Golden Age for Air Travel’: Tascent

Tascent, a biometrics developer based in Silicon Valley, has released a new white paper arguing for the implementation of biometric technologies in the air travel industry. Entitled “A New Golden Age for Air Travel”, the report suggests that biometric technologies can help to make air travel a more enjoyable and appealing experience for customers. It…

Tascent Raises $18.5m in Series A Funding

Tascent Raises $18.5m in Series A Funding

Silicon Valley-based biometrics developer Tascent Inc. has raised $18.5 million in venture capital through a Series A round of funding, the company has announced. The round was led by San Mateo-based Tano Capital. Tascent’s roster of clients currently includes London Gatwick Airport and Dubai International Airport, as well “several high security facilities in the US,”…