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2013-10-14 23:25:32

The United States market for forensics products and services was valued at $11 billion in 2011. BCC Research projects the market to grow to $17 billion by 2016 and register a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.4% from 2011 to 2016. Wellesley, MA (PRWEB) October 14, 2013 According to a new technical market research report, Top Ten Companies in Forensic Technology from BCC Research (http://www.bccresearch.com), the United States market for forensics products and services was...

2013-10-11 18:15:31

Peter Suciu for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Shares in Swedish firm Fingerprint Cards AB, a maker of biometric sensors, were sent soaring by 51 percent in the minutes after a press release said that South Korean electronics giant Samsung Electronics had agreed to buy the company. After 17 minutes of trading, the stock was suspended by the Stockholm exchange due to the volatility. The problem was that neither company had sent the release to press release distributor Cision...

Internet Device Fingerprinting On The Rise
2013-10-11 11:16:09

Enid Burns for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online While tracking cookies attract attention on the Internet, device 'fingerprinting' slips under the radar and has been discovered to be in use to track users by at least 145 of the Web's 10,000 top websites. The findings are part of a study conducted by KU Leuven-iMinds researchers. Fingerprinting is a tactic some websites use to identify devices. "The websites use hidden scripts to extract a device fingerprint from users' browsers....

2013-09-24 23:36:02

Vision-Box®, leader in automated border control systems and electronic identity solutions has been awarded the contract and is currently deploying 64 multimodal eGates, (all equipped with face, iris and fingerprint biometric readers), to be installed at all terminals of the Hamad International Airport and to be integrated into the advanced Identity Management infrastructure of the Ministry of the Interior of the State of Qatar. Lisbon (PRWEB) September 24, 2013 The Hamad...

2013-09-23 23:23:25

RepairLabs shows which substances cause the new iPhone 5S Touch I.D. Scanner not to be able to process your fingerprint. Wichita, KS (PRWEB) September 23, 2013 RepairLabs, an express-ship electronics device repair center, has put the hotly anticipated iPhone 5S through several different testing scenarios to see what the circumstances have to be for the new Touch I.D. Scanner implemented into the iPhone 5S to scan and recognize their fingerprint to unlock the device. With the idea in...

Apple's Fingerprint Technology Concerns Senator Al Franken
2013-09-23 04:12:42

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online US Senator Al Franken has reportedly written a letter to Apple CEO Tim Cook to express his concerns over the Touch ID fingerprint recognition technology featured in the newly-released iPhone 5S. Franken, who is the chairman of the Senate Judiciary Subcommittee on Privacy, Technology and the Law, said that Touch ID raises “substantial privacy questions” and security-related concerns, according to a BBC News report published...

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