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Suprema solution wins award 23 November 2017

South Korean biometrics firm Suprema has noted that its face recognition solution won an award at a recent access control event.

BIO-key in Asia appointment 21 November 2017

Biometric software and hardware systems firm  BIO-key has announced the appointment of Hong Kong-based  Fabian Shin to BIO-key’s board of directors.

New BIPA fingerprint suits launched on employers 08 November 2017

Bob Evans Restaurants and Suparossa Restaurant Group have become the two latest firms to be accused of violating the Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act. 

Novateqni in shares for debt settlement with CEO 08 November 2017

Biometrics firm NovaTeqni Corporation has reached an agreement with Gerhard Mynhardt, the Company’s CEO and largest shareholder.


Feature: Mobile identity and unlocking the DNA of trust

For financial service providers this  presents significant opportunities to better engage with customers in a much more personalised way, 

Blog: A guide for banks in choosing biometric systems

Banks must consider factors such as performance, usability, regulation and security when selecting biometric solutions.

Samsung mounts biometric offensive on Apple with S6 sensor, Samsung Pay

The Samsung Galaxy S6’s fingerprint sensor has been singled out for praise by tech critics – especially over its swipe-based predecessor.

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Interview: HYPR Corp on the intersection between biometrics and blockchain

Planet Biometrics caught up with George Avetisov, CEO and co-founder, HYPR Corp, to discuss the future of blockchain, biometrics and secure digital identities.

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