Tag Archives: Biometric Smart Cards

NEXT Biometrics to Exhibit Latest Advances in Fingerprint Sensor Technology at TRUSTECH 2017

By | November 22, 2017

OSLO, Norway, Nov. 22, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (Oslo Bors:NEXT), a  leader in fingerprint sensor technology, will exhibit its newest products and technologies at TRUSTECH 2017.  The annual event focuses on secure transactions, authentication and connectivity solutions used in the financial services and retail industries, enterprise, security and Internet of Things applications, as well as to… Read More »

Precise Biometrics – Reduced Sales Due To Fewer Customer Projects

By | November 14, 2017

Sales dropped during the third quarter due to the company’s having won fewer customer projects because of tough competition in the market for capacitive sensors. The lower level of sales resulted in an operating loss. The technology shift from capacitive sensors to new sensor technologies is opening up new opportunities. Precise Biometrics is involved in several projects involving… Read More »

A visit to Card Tech, the Italian company on the forefront of Biometric Smart Card development

By | November 13, 2017

On a cloudy day of Autumn, I found myself in a car riding through an industrial area at the southern border of the city of Udine, the historical capital of Friuli, in the northeastern Italy. The car stopped at the gate of Friuli Innovazione a Science and Technology Park hosting innovative start-ups, industrial research spin offs and research… Read More »

IDEMIA and JCB Partner to Launch the First F-Code Payment Card in Japan

By | November 7, 2017

COLOMBES, France–(BUSINESS WIRE)–IDEMIA, the global leader in trusted identities for an increasingly digital world, today announces its partnership with JCB, the leading international payment network in Japan, to introduce the future of biometric payments to Japanese customers. With F-Code, the new generation biometric payment card which replaces your PIN code with your fingerprint, a new chapter opens up… Read More »

IDEX hosts Capital Markets Day in London

By | November 2, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 2 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, is pleased to be hosting its Capital Markets Day in London today, 2 November, in combination with its third quarter earnings release. The event will be held at The Clubhouse Bank at 1 Angel Court, in the City of London, and is scheduled to run from 10:00am GMT,… Read More »

IDEX ASA – Third quarter 2017 report

By | November 2, 2017

IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, reports revenues of NOK 3.5 million in the third quarter of 2017 and NOK 15.0 million in the first nine months of 2017. In the corresponding periods of 2016, the company reported revenue of NOK 8.4 million and NOK 26.1 million respectively.  During the first nine months… Read More »

Fingerprints Technology Update 2017

By | November 1, 2017

Fingerprints holds its Technology Update in Stockholm today. The presentations will cover its core business, capacitive sensors in smartphones, as well as up-to-date information on new segments and technologies such as Smartcards, IoT (Internet of Things) and Iris. Fingerprints will also give an update on new applications and technologies with a focus on In-Display. The company has reallocated… Read More »

Research: The Rise of Biometric Cards – Edition November 2017

By | November 1, 2017

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

NEXT Biometrics Presents Fingerprint Sensor Technology & NEXT-generated Cards at APSCA in Singapore

By | October 31, 2017

SINGAPORE, Oct. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (Oslo Bors:NEXT) announced it is exhibiting at this week’s Asia Pacific SmartCard Association (APSCA) Powered and Next-Generation Cards Conference & Exhibition, held in Singapore, November 1 and 2, 2017. The APSCA conference brings together key stakeholders in the payment and identity card ecosystem to understand the opportunities offered by the… Read More »

Precise Biometrics revises full-year 2017 revenue and operating results guidance

By | October 26, 2017

Due to the strong competitive situation for Precise Biometrics´ customers, sales have not increased in line with the company´s previous projections. Therefore, Precise Biometrics revises its revenue guidance for the full-year 2017 from previous guidance of around SEK 83 million to revenues in the range of SEK 60-70 million. Due to the weaker sales development, the company will… 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 »

IDEX demonstrate contactless fingerprint sensor to card customers

By | October 12, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 12 October 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, is demonstrating its flexible, low power fingerprint sensor suitable for all contactless cards applicationsoperating with standard NFC terminals.  Earlier this year IDEX launched its breakthrough low power, low cost ASIC specifically designed for contactless biometric card applications. Following this, IDEX announced a flexible sensor based on patented IDEX… Read More »

WAG Magazine Spotlights NEXT Biometrics CEO Ritu Favre

By | October 9, 2017

NEW YORK, Oct. 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — WAG Magazine featured Ritu Favre, CEO of NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors:NEXT), the global fingerprint sensor company, detailing how she leads NEXT and also encourages girls to study and young women to pursue careers in the opportunity-rich traditionally male-dominated science, technology, engineering and math, called STEM. WAG said while women comprise half of America’s college-educated… 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 »

Safran Identity & Security and IDEX Partner to Commercialize First Mass Deployable Biometric Smart Cards

By | November 9, 2016

Safran Identity & Security and IDEX ASA (Oslo Børs: IDEX), announce significant progress toward commercializing the world’s first ISO standard form factor smart cards with a touch fingerprint sensor. A pilot card series has successfully passed testing. his joint solution supports the strategic biometric program of a major payment program. Payment cards with a fingerprint sensor will make… Read More »