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2014-04-15 23:11:12

Biometrics Technology Market research report categorizes the global market on the basis of different technologies and geography, forecasting revenues and analyzing trends in each of the biometrics technologies. (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/biometric-market-278.html) (PRWEB) April 15, 2014 The ‘Global Biometrics Technology Market - Market Forecast by Products, End-User Application and Geography’, analyzes the biometrics market by different biometrics technologies...

Facial Recognition Database Being Complied By The FBI
2014-04-15 13:45:51

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Americans who never committed a crime may have felt “off the grid” when it came to FBI surveillance, but being invisible to federal law enforcement, whether real or imagined, appears to be a thing of the past as the FBI has been building a catalog of facial images over the past several years. According to documents obtained by the Electronic Frontier Foundation, the FBI's Next Generation Identification (NGI) database will contain...

Biometrics Point-Of-Purchase Using Palm Print To Speed Up Payment
2014-04-15 11:38:48

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online The palm might be the next promising payment method, according to various media reports. Quixter, a Sweden-based start-up, aims to deploy palm scanners at check-out to help speed payment. The vein structure in the hand provides a unique pattern, similar to fingerprints, where the individual scanning his palm can be identified. A new point-of-payment system, Quixter allows for quick payment by asking individuals to punch in the last four...

2014-04-14 04:20:19

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- In December 2013, Fingerprint Cards (FPC) announced the first design win (DW) for its new mobile touch sensor FPC1020 with a Global Tier 1 OEM for a flagship model with a targeted launch date in the summer of 2014. FPC has now received an initial pre-ramp purchase order worth SEK 4 M for the FPC 1020, for delivery in May 2014. During 2014, FPC expects to ship +3M units for this flagship device alone....

2014-04-10 12:27:50

OSLO, Norway, April 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Biometric Card Receives Security Industry Association Award Zwipe, a global leader in biometric identity protection today announced its strong first showing at ISC West, where it also received a new product award from the Security Industry Association. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140410/680292 ) "We have been completely blown away by the interest shown to our products," said Kim...

2014-04-09 16:25:27

DALLAS, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to the new market research report "Next Generation Biometric Market by Technology (Fingerprint, Palm, Face, Iris, Vein, Voice & Signature), Function, Application (Government, Defense, Travel & Immigration, Home Security, Banking, Consumer Electronics & so on) & Geography - Forecasts & Analysis 2014 - 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets, the biometric market will be worth $23.54 Billion by 2020 at an...

2014-04-01 08:30:31

Coppel Corporation relies on biometrics-based solution for identity assurance REDWOOD CITY, Calif., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- DigitalPersona, Inc., a trusted partner for biometric identity verification solutions, today announced that Coppel Corporation, a group of retail and finance companies, has chosen DigitalPersona® fingerprint technology to verify employee and customer identities in more than 800 banks and 1,000 Pension Fund Offices throughout Mexico, Argentina and Brazil....

2014-03-28 23:03:44

Kid-focused tech edutainment companies join forces to serve up a free app that offers curated, age-appropriate, ad-free, video content for kids 12 years and younger now available on the iOS and Android app stores. Redmond, WA and San Francisco, CA (PRWEB) March 28, 2014 Magikflix Inc, a mobile video edutainment company and Fingerprint, a mobile technology company, today announce the launch of Watchables, a safe, curated, ad-free video mobile app designed for kids aged 2-12. Watchables is...

2014-03-28 08:27:07

Vote based on misconceptions regarding possible identity theft, says SIBA WASHINGTON, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Florida Senate's near unanimous vote yesterday to ban biometrics in all schools lacks common sense and denies schools the opportunity to improve safety, standards and fiscal accountability. The Senate vote is based on misunderstood science and penalizes the entire state because two districts out of 67 counties failed to follow simple and obvious program protocols....

2014-03-20 23:32:18

MinuteHound’s new time clock software delivers the same professionalism, security, reliability, and accuracy that large-scale businesses have come to rely upon in a cost-effective and easy-to-understand package that small business owners can afford. New York, NY (PRWEB) March 20, 2014 MinuteHound, the trusted biometric time clock solution for large businesses, is now being released with new software that will benefit small businesses by eliminating time theft, lowering operating and...


Word of the Day
cock-a-hoop
  • Exultant; jubilant; triumphant; on the high horse.
  • Tipsy; slightly intoxicated.
This word may come from the phrase 'to set cock on hoop,' or 'to drink festively.' Its origin otherwise is unclear. A theory, according to the Word Detective, is that it's a 'transliteration of the French phrase 'coq a huppe,' meaning a rooster displaying its crest ('huppe') in a pose of proud defiance.' Therefore, 'cock-a-hoop' would 'liken a drunken man to a boastful and aggressive rooster.'
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