Tag Archives: Fingerprint Sensors

IDEX ASA – Fourth quarter and preliminary year-end 2017 results

By | February 22, 2018

IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, reports revenues of NOK 2.5 million in the fourth quarter of 2017 and NOK 17.5 million in the full year of 2017. In the corresponding periods of 2016, the company reported NOK 12.5 million and NOK 38.6 million respectively.  The biometric card market is at an inflection… Read More »

Invitation to NEXT Biometrics’ Capital Markets Day and Q4-2017 presentation

By | February 14, 2018

NEXT Biometrics Group ASA will hold a Capital Markets Day focused on NEXT advantages and key growth markets on Thursday 1 March 2018 at 09.30 Norwegian time. The event will also include the earnings review for the fourth quarter of 2017.   The presentation will be held at Høyres Hus, Stortingsgaten 20, Oslo. The presentation will be held… Read More »

Fingerprints touch sensor in contactless payment card pilot

By | January 8, 2018

Fingerprints is providing touch sensor from its FPC1300-series to the world’s first battery-less dual interface EMV payment card used in the recently announced market pilot with Bank of Cyprus, cards provided by Zwipe. With an annual market of 4 billion smartcards, with a majority being payment cards of which 50% are contactless, the benefit of biometrics is enormous… Read More »

IDEX to host investor presentation and showcase fingerprint innovations for convenience and security at CES 2018

By | December 19, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 19 December, 2017 — IDEX ASA, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced the company will host an Investor presentation at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas on 10 January. As part of the event, members of executive management will present IDEX’s business strategy and highlight the company’s leadership position and market opportunities… Read More »

IDEX drives security and convenience for biometric cards with new large area sensor

By | December 11, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 11 December 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, today announced a new large area sensor for biometric cards. Based on IDEX’s unique off-chip technology, the bendable sensor leverages the company’s advanced ASIC to deliver unparalleled biometric performance and optimal usability in biometric card applications. IDEX expects to begin sampling its large… Read More »

IDEX showcasing biometric card solutions at Trustech Conference in Cannes

By | November 23, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 23 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, will be exhibiting at the Trustech Conference in Cannes, France, from 28 to 30 November. In addition to demonstrating the company’s latest biometric card innovations, including its battery-less contact-based and dual-interface payment cards that don’t require an internal power source, IDEX management will be hosting meetings… Read More »

IDEX to host Investor Update in Oslo on 9 November 2017

By | November 6, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 6 November 2017 – IDEX, a leading provider of fingerprint solutions for mass markets, will host an Investor Update in Oslo on 9 November 2017. CEO Dr Hemant Mardia and CFO Henrik Knudtzon will present highlights from the company’s Capital Markets Day, including strategy, technology, market opportunities and outlook, followed by a Q&A session. The event… 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

Fingerprints™ new unique sensor in CardLab cards

By | September 29, 2017

The increasing card fraud and fear of identity theft has given CardLab ApS. an increasing demand for biometric card solutions from banks and public authorities and CardLab is now pleased to announce that we will be using Fingerprints™ latest T-Shape™ module in our biometric card reference design. CardLab was in February 2017 granted support from the EU Commission… 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 »

Leti and Partners in PiezoMAT Project Develop New Fingerprint Technology For Highly Reliable Security and ID Applications

By | September 5, 2017

Ultra-high Resolution Pressure Sensing Uses Matrices of Vertical Piezoelectric Nanowire To Reconstruct the Smallest Features of Human Fingerprints The project’s proof of concept demonstrates that a matrix of interconnected piezoelectric zinc-oxide (ZnO) nanowires grown on silicon can reconstruct the smallest features of human fingerprints at 1,000 dots per inch (DPI).   “The pressure-based fingerprint sensor derived from the integration… Read More »

NEXT Biometrics Announces Interim 2nd Quarter Results

By | August 29, 2017

OSLO, Norway, Aug. 29, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (Oslo Bors:NEXT) today announced interim results for the second quarter and first half ended June 30, 2017 and CEO Ritu Favre outlined NEXT’s strategic focus going forward.  NEXT, the leader in high-quality low-cost rigid and flexible fingerprint sensors, summarized first half 2017 highlights: Revenue of NOK 24 million… Read More »

IDEX receives initial order for card sensor modules from leading Asian smart card provider

By | August 9, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 9 August 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, has received an initial order to deliver its off-chip fingerprint sensors for cards to a major Asian authentication and security card customer. The sensors will be integrated in the customer’s biometric ISO form factor card for government identification and access control applications, and… Read More »

Magazine Says NEXT Biometrics CEO Favre to Scale Fingerprint Sensor Firm in Smart Cards, Gov’t ID, Access Control & Notebooks

By | July 7, 2017

TORONTO, ON–(Marketwired – Jul 7, 2017) – A top biometrics magazine says NEXT Biometrics (Oslo Bors: NEXT) CEO Ritu Favre is preparing to scale its large, low-cost flexible fingerprint sensors with focus on key market sectors where top security is vital. NEXT is leveraging technological, partnership and product strengths for significant near-to-long term growth. Favre told Biometrics Update Magazine that NEXT is… Read More »

IDEX launches breakthrough fingerprint sensor for contactless smart cards

By | June 23, 2017

Oslo, Norway, 23 June 2017 – IDEX, a leading developer of advanced fingerprint solutions for mass markets, launches a ground-breaking flexible, low power fingerprint sensor ready to be used in contactless cards operating with standard NFC terminals. The sensor has state of the art power management which supports biometric card operation without a battery. The sensor is specifically… Read More »