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2009-04-21 06:00:00

WALL, N.J., April 21 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public safety solutions announced today that the company is showcasing its fingerprint biometric products at the 2009 RSA Conference Exposition. This prestigious information security event is being held at the Moscone Conference Center on April 21st - April 24th in San Francisco, CA. BIO-key will demonstrate its state-of-the-art...

2009-04-14 07:00:00

ARLINGTON, Va., April 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Stanley, Inc. (NYSE: SXE), a leading provider of systems integration and professional services to the U.S. federal government, today announced that it was awarded a one-year, cost-plus-incentive-fee contract valued at $1.7 million for Biometric Multispectral Fingerprinting by the U.S. Army Information Technology, E-Commerce and Commercial Contracting Center - West. (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20040106/DCTU010LOGO ) "We look...

2009-04-09 03:10:00

HONG KONG, April 9 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Futronic Technology Company Limited, a global provider of fingerprint recognition software and hardware products, announces the commercial release of FS90 USB2.0 Mini Fingerprint Scanner. FS90 uses a specially designed optic system to deliver high quality image in a very small form factor. Its size is 57(L) x 29(W) x 27(H) mm and just slightly larger than one half of Futronic FS80 USB2.0 Fingerprint Scanner but can capture a fingerprint image...

2009-03-26 09:15:08

U.S. geologists say they have developed a new method to find miners trapped underground regardless of noise created by emergency workers in the area. University of Utah Associate Professor Sherif Hanafy, first author of the study, said the method involves installing iron plates and sledgehammers at regular intervals in mines, along with sensitive listening devices on the ground overhead. Hanafy said the technique records seismic fingerprints generated by a trapped miner banging on the iron...

2009-01-19 06:00:00

Successful Deployments in U.S. and Abroad Reported WALL, N.J., Jan. 19 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- BIO-key International, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: BKYI), a leader in finger-based biometric identification and wireless public safety solutions, today highlights recent successes that were reported in the media on its fingerprint biometrics identification solutions in both commercial and government applications. The January 8th edition of This Week in Consumer Electronics (TWICE) profiled...

2009-01-15 15:36:19

A pioneering forensic scientist at Northamptonshire Police and the University of Leicester is being called on by US force officers to tackle a decade-old murder case.Dr John Bond, Scientific Support Manager at Northamptonshire Police and Honorary Research Fellow at the University of Leicester Forensic Research Centre, is collaborating with Bristol Police Department, Connecticut.He is being asked to probe the murder of a well-known and respected businessman who was shot in the bedroom of his...

2009-01-09 18:10:00

London police said they caught a pair of suspected burglars after following a trail of footprints the two left in the snow for more than a mile. Investigators said they followed two sets of footprints away from the scene of a garage break-in at a South London home early Monday morning, The Times of London reported Friday. Officers and sniffer dogs were able to follow the trails left by the suspects, as most residents were still in bed and the snow was mostly untouched, police said. The trail...

2009-01-07 07:00:00

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalPersona, Inc., the leader in fingerprint identity solutions, has entered into a partnership with IBM, embedding DigitalPersona readers within IBM Modular POS keyboards and making software development kits available for download to POS application partners. DigitalPersona has also extended its leadership in the biometric retail space with the release of the U.are.U(R) 4500HD Heavy Duty Fingerprint Reader. With these new offerings,...

2008-12-19 01:00:00

LONDON, Dec. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the biometric access control markets, Frost & Sullivan recognizes TBS - Touchless Biometric Systems with the 2008 European Frost & Sullivan Product Innovation of the Year Award. This award acknowledges TBS' development of the world's first and only touchless and 3D fingerprint sensor. The company's technological innovations set a new level of security, usability and convenience in fingerprinting identification. (Logo:...

2008-12-18 04:00:00

HONG KONG, Dec. 18 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- Futronic Technology Company Limited, a global provider of fingerprint recognition software and hardware products, announces the commercial release of FS25, a USB Fingerprint Mifare Card Reader and Writer. Together with its previously launched FS82 USB Fingerprint ISO7816 Smart Card Reader and Writer, Futronic is now supporting both contact and contact-less smart card together with Fingerprint authentication. FS25 combines fingerprint "Match on...


Word of the Day
cenobite
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.
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