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2012-12-04 05:04:04

Fulcrum Biometrics won the 2012 GSN Homeland Security Award in the Best Biometric Identification Solution category for its FbF® mobileOne portable biometric fingerprint accessory for iOS devices, including the iPod Touch®, iPhone® and iPad®. Government-grade biometric fingerprint and facial identification capabilities combined with lightweight portability make FbF mobileOne an ideal solution for mobile ID. Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) December 03, 2012 Fulcrum Biometrics has...

2012-11-15 20:22:15

FARMINGTON, Conn., Nov. 15, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Despite the popular perception that the security Industry is one of the most recession resilient industries worldwide, capable of providing a positive rate of return to an economy's GDP, the global biometrics market ironically showed signs of weakening during the midst of steady deterioration in business climate between 2007 and 2009. However, as technological advancements and proliferation of internet applications, such as social...

2012-11-15 10:20:03

Seoul, Nov 15, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Suprema Inc., a leading provider of biometrics and ID solutions, announces today that the company has won a nationwide electronic passport project of Mexico Government. The project, steered by Secretaria de Relaciones Exteriores (SRE, Ministry of Exterior) of Mexico, is aimed to develop passport issuing system for 2.7 million electronic passports across all 32 states in Mexico including the Federal District of Mexico City. With the initial shipment,...

2012-11-05 02:20:01

Seoul, Nov 5, 2012 - (ACN Newswire) - Suprema, Inc., a global leader in biometrics and identification solutions, announced today that the company's latest fingerprint live scanners tested in full compliance and received certification from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) for the agency's FIPS 201 standards. The FIPS 201 certification set rigorous requirements on the image quality of fingerprint capturing devices for authentication of millions of US government employees and...

2012-10-26 12:42:58

CSI needs to tread carefully A new computer algorithm can analyze the footwear marks left at a crime scene according to clusters of footwear types, makes and tread patterns even if the imprint recorded by crime scene investigators is distorted or only a partial print. Footwear marks are found at crime scenes much more commonly than fingerprints, writes a team from the University at Buffalo, New York, in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of Granular Computing, Rough Sets...

2012-09-30 23:01:20

Recent arrests prove many veterinary clinics and hospitals are not taking appropriate action to prevent or deter these thefts. (PRWEB) September 30, 2012 Memphis, TN: Read the entire report - Vet Clinics and Animal Hospitals Are Vulnerable To Narcotics Theft Sep 20, 2012, Veterinary News reported a Veterinary technician charged in Fentanyl theft at Iowa State. After approximately 19,000 micrograms of Fentanyl were missing and unaccounted for at the Iowa State University College of...

2012-09-18 23:00:34

Fulcrum Biometrics earned its place on the prestigious 2012 Inc. 5000 list for its rapid growth in the development, sales and integration of biometric identification systems and devices. Commercial, civil and military customers in more than 88 countries worldwide use Fulcrum´s products and solutions for biometric identification. San Antonio, Texas (PRWEB) September 18, 2012 Fulcrum Biometrics, a leading international provider, distributor and integrator of biometric systems and...

2012-09-17 06:33:09

SPARTANBURG, S.C., Sept. 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Biometrics (IB), a market leader in fingerprint biometric technologies, is pleased to announce that its partnership with Raptor Identification Systems (Raptor ID) has resulted in the creation of the world's smallest Appendix F (App F) certified fingerprint scanner, the Watson-Mini. Raptor ID was in need of a small, lightweight, durable, App F certified fingerprint scanner for their flagship product, the RaptorPad(TM). IB's market...

2012-09-16 23:02:26

id3 Technologies is proud to announce its algorithms have been ranked #2 and #3 by NIST-controlled “MINEX Ongoing” tests that measure performance and interoperability of fingerprint algorithms. GRENOBLE, France (PRWEB) September 17, 2012 id3 Technologies has been ranked #2 and #3 by MINEX Ongoing tests, a performance demonstrating the high performance level of id3 fingerprint matching algorithms. Under the control of NIST (US National Institute of Standards and Technology),...

2012-09-12 02:37:01

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Sept. 12, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalPersona, Inc., a global provider of biometrically-enabled authentication and access management solutions, today announced the availability of its next-generation U.are.U(®) Software Development Kits (SDKs). The new DigitalPersona(®) U.are.U SDKs meet requirements for highly interoperable, standards-based development tools, enabling system integrators to easily add fingerprint biometrics into a variety of civil ID and...