Azerbaijan / New generation biometric identity card No 1 presented to President Ilham Aliyev

By | August 31, 2018

Baku, August 31, Azerbaijan is introducing a new generation electronic identity cards from September 1. A new generation biometric identity card No 1 was presented to President of the Republic of Azerbaijan Ilham Aliyev on August 31. The head of state posed for an ID photo and then put his electronic signature. The electronic identity card No 1… Read More »

Nepal – DoTM to probe quality of smart licence

By | August 31, 2018

Kathmandu, August 31 The Department of Transport Management (DoTM) is preparing to probe the quality of smart driving licence cards being supplied by India-based Madras Printers in domestic market. Suspecting that the Indian company is supplying low quality smart cards, DoTM is gearing up to verify the standard of the smart cards provided by the firm through a… Read More »

Thales and Gemalto are granted Regulatory Clearance from the Competition Board in Turkey

By | August 31, 2018

Paris La Défense, 31 August 2018, 18:00 – Reference is made to the joint press release by Thales (Euronext Paris: HO) and Gemalto (Euronext Amsterdam and Paris: GTO) dated 27 March 2018 in relation to the launch of the recommended all-cash offer by Thales for all the issued and outstanding shares of Gemalto (the “Offer”), the publication of the Offer… Read More »

Gemalto first semester 2018 results

By | August 31, 2018

Amsterdam, August 31, 2018 at 12:00 AM – Gemalto (Euronext NL0000400653 – GTO), the world leader in digital security today announces its results for the first semester 2018. Philippe Vallée, Chief Executive Officer, commented: “Gemalto first semester results reflect the teams’ strong focus on implementing the Company’s strategic priorities. The Company’s revenue grew organically +2%, driven by its three growing… Read More »

Regula releases new Document Reader SDK Update – Version 4.12.1

By | August 29, 2018

Regula released a new version of Document Reader SDK – 4.12.1. This version contains a number of changes and fixes, along with the updated database of document templates (241 countries/territories and 6584 document templates included, with 203 new templates among them). The key features of the newly updated Document Reader SDK 4.12.1 include: A greatly enhanced document type… Read More »

Agfa Graphics includes new features in Arziro Design 4.0

By | August 29, 2018

Agfa Graphics introduces the fourth version of Arziro Design, a complete, dedicated ecosystem for the general security printing market. This Adobe Illustrator plug-in update includes a host of new functions and two new features: a comprehensive guilloche generator and, for validated security printers and government entities, rainbow coloring capabilities to prevent forgeries and counterfeiting. Guilloche generator Where previous… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Achieves 5 Million Fingerprint Sensors Shipped To-Date

By | August 29, 2018

OSLO — Aug. 29, 2018 — NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology, today announced it has shipped more than 5 million fingerprint sensors to-date to customers worldwide. “Shipping 5 million sensors has provided NEXT with invaluable experience from a quality, logistics and operations standpoint,” said Ritu Favre, CEO NEXT Biometrics. “At the same… Read More »

SmartMetric To Release It’s New Advanced Biometric Credit Card And Security Card In September

By | August 29, 2018

NEW YORK, Aug. 29, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – SmartMetric is pleased to announce that it has completed the engineering of its new upgraded biometric card for the banking industry and security customers next month. The main new features of the SmartMetric biometric card are its auto on feature that allows the card to power… Read More »

Zwipe & Silone CardTech Announce Partnership

By | August 28, 2018

SHENZHEN, CHINA – 28 AUGUST 2018 – Biometric technology company Zwipe and Silone CardTech, a VISA, Mastercard, China UnionPay and JCB certified card manufacturer based in Shenzhen, China have announced a partnership to launch battery-less dual interface biometric payment cards with banks and loyalty programs in China. Commenting on the partnership, CEO of Silone CardTech, William Ju said “We thoroughly evaluated… Read More »

ConnectedYou and achelos IoT partner to deliver a future proof global IoT roll out to enterprises

By | August 27, 2018

Paderborn (GERMANY) / Copenhagen (DENMARK), August 27, 2018 – ConnectedYou (CY), the global IoT service orchestrator and achelos IoT, a technology company with a decade of experience in developing embedded and security applications announce partnership. The aim is to create and deliver an open ecosystem of IoT connectivity globally giving enterprises freedom to choose and switch between connectivity… Read More »

Argotechno, distributor of Galitt Testing Tools in Brazil

By | August 27, 2018

Boulogne (France), August 27, 2018   Argotechno announced its alliance with Galitt to offer the whole range of testing software developed by Galitt, KaNest® simulators and VisuCard® products in Brazil. The distribution agreement allows Argotechno to sell and support Galitt’s simulation tools to facilitate testing and certification for any transactional system, such as smartcards, POS terminals, mobiles, payment… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics to Provide Customers Simpler, Faster Software Customization with Algorithm from Neurotechnology

By | August 27, 2018

OSLO, Aug. 27 2018 — NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT), a global leader in fingerprint sensor technology, today announced it has purchased a source code license for the FingerCell algorithm from Neurotechnology, a developer of high-precision algorithms and software. The algorithm allows developers of solutions incorporating NEXT Biometrics fingerprint sensor technology to quickly customize their own products for superior performance… Read More »

Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank to Launch OCB-JCB Credit and Debit Card in Vietnam

By | August 27, 2018

Ho Chi Minh City and Tokyo, Aug 27, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Orient Commercial Joint Stock Bank (OCB), a commercial joint stock bank in Vietnam, and JCB International Co. Ltd., the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd. (JCB), today announced the launch of OCB-JCB Credit and Debit Card in Vietnam. The holders of OCB-JCB Card can… Read More »

SmartMetric Announces Successful Completion Of Its New Multi Biometric Card Electronic Board Allowing For Just In Time Card Manufacturing For Five Different Types Of Biometric Cards From The Same PCB

By | August 24, 2018

NEW YORK, Aug. 24, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB: SMME) – SmartMetric has successfully completed the production of its new advanced designed electronic circuit board (PCB) that now allows SmartMetric to use the same electronic board to make up to five (5) different kinds of biometric cards.  This is a major breakthrough in the goal for SmartMetric… Read More »

Sponsored – HYF Introduces the BH502 Handheld Biometric Terminal

By | August 24, 2018

ShenZhen Herofun Bio-Tech Co., Ltd (深圳合悦丰科技有限公司) is a Chinese company focusing on electronic products embedding innovative fingerprint solutions. One of their latest product is the HYF BH502, a versatile biometric handheld terminal developed by for any biometric identity solution including voter registration, census, logistics, healthcare, industrial protection and banking. Along with fingerprint authentication, BH502 provides a variety of specialized features… Read More »

Anritsu and COMPRION Achieve eSIM OTA Test Solution Verification to Support ERA-GLONASS

By | August 22, 2018

Anritsu Corporation, a global provider of innovative test and measurement solutions for advanced and converged networks, is pleased to announce that along with eSIM test solution expert COMPRION, they have established an eSIM over-the-air (OTA) test environment using Anritsu’s Signalling Tester MD8475Aand COMPRION eUICC Profile Manager. The verification of the test environment was done at the Certification Center Svyaz-sertificat, one… Read More »

Appointment Frederik Kortbaek as Director at EAB

By | August 22, 2018

The European Association for Biometrics is pleased to announce the appointment of Frederik Kortbaek as Director, where Frederik will join the newly formed Executive Committee. As the leading voice for biometrics and digital identity, for Europe, the EAB is a vendor neutral association aiming to promote the responsible and inclusive adoption of modern digital identity systems to enhance… Read More »

SmartMetric Continues To Build Out Its Sales And Distributed Manufacturing Base With A Distribution And Sales Agreement With One Of Argentina’s Largest Credit Card Manufacturers

By | August 21, 2018

NEW YORK, Aug. 21, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — SmartMetric, Inc. (OTCQB:SMME) – SmartMetric has signed a Sales and Distribution Agreement with GPC (General Plastic Corp S.A.) who is one of the largest credit card manufacturers in Argentina.  “We are excited about this new relationship with GPC as it gives us direct entrée into the largest Banks issuing credit cards in… Read More »

Kienlong Commercial Joint Stock Bank to Launch Kienlongbank – JCB Credit Card in Vietnam

By | August 20, 2018

Ho Chi Minh City and Tokyo, Aug 20, 2018 – (ACN Newswire) – Kienlong Commercial Joint Stock Bank (Kienlongbank) and JCB International Co. Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., Ltd, announced Kienlongbank – JCB Credit Card launched on August 18th in Vietnam. The holders of Kienlongbank-JCB Card can access the JCB acceptance network with about 30 million… Read More »