Iris

This section provides readers with all the news, press releases and reports on the Iris Recognition sector…

Latest Headlines

Indian shops told to install iris scanners 22 November 2017

Indian welfare food stores have been told that iris recognition can be used for customers hoping to use Aadhaar authentication but with worn away fingerprints.


Vending machines to integrate EyeLock iris tech 16 November 2017

Iris-based identity authentication solutions firm Eyelock and vending machine firm ViaTouch Media have announced the integration of EyeLock's embedded iris recognition technology into ViaTouch's retail solution.


Somaliland to hold iris recognition elections 09 November 2017

Somaliland’s presidential election on November 13 will be the first ever election in Africa to use Iris-recognition software to register and monitor voting.


EyeLock adds to patents portfolio 24 October 2017

Iris-based identity authentication solutions firm EyeLock has announced that the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued it with three new patents.

Features

Iris solution helps refugees glimpse a brighter future

In Jordan, a biometrics-backed project launched by the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) is helping Syrian refugees lead a normal life.  


Feature: Smartphone security – It’s all in the eyes

Iris scanners are increasingly becoming a key focus for mobile device manufacturers as they look for that convenient and secure method to make sure users can keep their devices protected. 


EAB launches pan-European research consortium

A pan-European consortium that aims to foster links between the region’s academia, industry players and governments for better biometrics innovation was officially inaugurated in London yesterday.


FotoNation buys Smart Sensors as iris recognition goes mobile

UK-based iris recognition firm Smart Sensors has been acquired by FotoNation, a provider of computational imaging solutions for smartphones and digital cameras.


Holding ghosts accountable: Biometrics bring greater transparency to African public sector

The insidious nature of corruption presents a formidable obstacle for the improvement of any society. One of the more nuanced forms of corruption occurs through the employment of “ghost workers. But biometrics is being successfuly used to help eliminate the problem.


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