Tag Archives: Biometric Cards

Unlocking the Next-Generation Powered Payment Cards Market

By | October 23, 2017

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM – 23 Oct 2017 Payment Cards become powered when they take on interactive form factors such as biometric sensors and Dynamic Code Verification (DCV). In total, 213 million powered payment cards are forecasted to ship in 2022, according to the latest report by ABI Research, a leader in emerging technology intelligence. This number is made up of… Read More »

IDEX enters innovation agreement with global payment provider for future biometric card solutions

By | October 23, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 23 October 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, has announced that the company has signed an agreement with its major global payment partner to deliver advanced biometric technologies for its payment card products. As part of the agreement, IDEX will be paid against specific roadmap milestones over the next 6 months.… Read More »

IDEX demonstrates biometric solutions for contactless cards at Money20/20 Las Vegas

By | October 20, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 20 October 2017 – IDEX ASA, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions, is demonstrating its flexible fingerprint sensor for contactless biometric cards at Money20/20 Las Vegas.  Money 20/20 is a major FinTech event in Las Vegas opening on Sunday 22 October. IDEX will be present at the event to meet with customers and ecosystem partners, and showcase its biometric solutions… Read More »

Precise Biometrics announces new powerful solution for biometric payment cards

By | October 20, 2017

In the run up to Money 20/20 in Las Vegas, Precise Biometrics announces a powerful and efficient upgrade of its market-leading fingerprint solution for smart cards that will lower total product costs, supporting the growth of biometric payment cards. The upgrade of Precise Biometrics’ industry-leading fingerprint solution, Precise BioMatch ™ Embedded , supports even smaller fingerprint sensors with an area down to… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Passes 3 Million Fingerprint Sensors Shipped

By | October 19, 2017

OSLO, Norway, Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (Oslo Bors:NEXT) today announced it shipped sensor number 3 million this week, demonstrating NEXT’s proven ability to consistently mass produce fingerprint sensors with industry normal yield figures.  NEXT CEO Ritu Favre said, “Passing 3 million NEXT fingerprint sensors shipped, we have now over several quarters consistently demonstrated NEXT’s… Read More »

NXP Unveils Breakthrough Innovations for Payment Cards

By | October 19, 2017

New fingerprint-on-card solution and world benchmark on payment card transaction speeds, <200 msLAS VEGAS, Oct. 19, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — (MONEY 20/20 2017) — NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ:NXPI) today debuted two significant technology breakthroughs at the largest fintech innovation event, Money 20/20, October 22-25, 2017, in Las Vegas. The company will showcase its new contactless fingerprint-on-card solution while also demonstrating a new world benchmark for payment… Read More »

India – Biometric cards for fishermen by year-end

By | October 12, 2017

BHUBANESWAR: IN its renewed drive to strengthen coastal security, the State Government on Wednesday directed the Fisheries department to issue waterproof biometric identity cards to fishermen by end of this year. As per the survey conducted jointly by National Population Registrar (NPR), Ministry of Home Affairs and the Fisheries department as many as 3,46,948 fishermen were identified. Photography… Read More »

Research: The Rise of Biometric Cards – State of the art and future challenges for card manufacturers

By | October 6, 2017

This is a research about Biometric Smart Cards conducted from January through September 2017. The data presented have been collected through various means, including interviews with company representatives, CEOs, CFOs, CTOs, shareholders, researchers, developers, consultants, international standard experts, people involved professionally in the smart card and biometric industry. The views and opinions expressed in this research are those of… Read More »

Fingerprints’ Sensor In Contactless Biometric Payment Card Shipments From Zwipe

By | October 2, 2017

Fingerprints is happy to support long-standing partner Zwipe in this business with Fingerprints’ ultra-low power consuming fingerprint sensor, tailored for use in smartcards. Press Release from Zwipe: http://zwipe.com/zwipe-tech-powers-first-commercially-available-contactless-biometric-payment-card/ Learn more about Zwipe: www.zwipe.com Learn more about Smart Card solutions from Fingerprints™: https://www.fingerprints.com/solutions/smart-cards Source: Fingerprint Cards

Zwipe tech powers first commercially available contactless biometric payment card

By | October 2, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY, 2 October 2017 – Zwipe has announced that it has made the first shipment of its biometric technology products, for use in commercial contactless biometric payment card pilots by leading card manufacturers and banks.   Commenting on the announcement Kim Humborstad, founder and CEO of Zwipe said “We now have extensive agreements in place with some of the… Read More »

IDEX expands customer engagements in the biometric smart card market

By | September 28, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 28 September 2017 – IDEX, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced the sampling of its smart card sensors with several new card integrators in Asia Pacific for access control and government ID applications. “Deployment of biometric authentication solutions for smart cards is accelerating globally, and we are receiving strong interest for our sensors from… Read More »

IDEX to host Capital Markets Day on 2 November 2017

By | September 27, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 27 September 2017 – IDEX, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, will host a Capital Markets Day in London on 2 November 2017 in combination with its third quarter earnings release. As part of the event, members of the executive management team will present the company’s strategy, technology, market opportunities and outlook. In addition, the company will… Read More »

BluStor’s Breakthrough Technology Prevents Identity Theft and Protects Data

By | September 25, 2017

The new Identity™ card, recently launched by BluStor, takes aim at preventing identity theft before it happens to you or your business. Repetitive, weak or stolen passwords account for over 80% of all identity theft and data breaches in today’s world.  The Identity™ solution tackles that problem head-on by generating strong passwords for every online application that you and your family access… Read More »

ASIS 20ASIS 2017 a key showcase for Zwipe Access

By | September 22, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 22 September 2017 2017, – Biometric tech company, Zwipe, will be well represented at one of the world’s largest security trade shows, ASIS International 63rd Annual Seminar and Exhibits ( ASIS 2017 ) beginning next week in Dallas, Texas. With over 22,000 industry guests from all the over the world and across the security spectrum expected… Read More »

Precise BioMatch™ Embedded deployed in world’s first contactless payment card from AirPlus international

By | September 22, 2017

Precise Biometrics’ algorithm solution for fingerprint recognition in smart cards, Precise BioMatch Embedded, has been integrated in the world’s first dual interface payment card from AirPlus. AirPlus recently announced the world’s first successful use of a contactless biometric payment card. The integration in the payment card come as a result of the cooperation with Fingerprint Cards (FPC) who… Read More »

Fingerprints™ Sensor In Worlds First Contactless Payment Card From Airplus International

By | September 21, 2017

AirPlus International just announced the world’s first dual interface payment card. The user can verify transactions both contact and contactless, with a seamless and fast experience. The aim is to bring new innovation to the corporate travelers, enhancing the convenience and adding an extra layer of security. The possibility to increase contactless payment transaction value by adding biometrics… Read More »

KSID, Jinco, ELAN through Tripartite Cooperation to Provide Fingerprint Smart Cards for United Nations

By | September 18, 2017

[Hsinchu] The United Nations (UN) which currently made up of 193 Member States worldwide also took on the fingerprint card technology express coach. KSID (Korea Smart ID) has been selected due to their brilliant system integration expertise, combined with Taiwan ELAN Microelectronic Corporation’s strength in chip design, Jinco Universal’s competence in manufacturing smart card, to provide the employee… Read More »

Identiv and Zwipe partner to provide biometric access control card services

By | September 14, 2017

OSLO, NORWAY – 14 SEPTEMBER 2017, – Identiv, Inc. (NASDAQ: INVE) today announced that the company has partnered with biometric technology company Zwipe for access control card formatting services. Identiv’s U.S.-based card service bureau is programming the radio frequency identification (RFID) chips in Zwipe’s biometric credential line, providing all physical access control system (PACS) formats from Identiv’s portfolio. Identiv… Read More »

KSID bags UN’s fingerprint smart card deal

By | September 11, 2017

[THE INVESTOR] Unisem, a KOSDAQ listed global provider of semiconductor assembly and testing services, announced on Sept. 11 that its security solution subsidiary Korea Smart ID has been selected as the sole provider of fingerprint smart cards for the UN and affiliated organizations.  In February 2017, the UN International Computer Center sought suppliers for fingerprint recognition-based ID cards, that… Read More »