Saturday, 1 de October de 2016

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El nuevo lector de Zvetco resiste ambientes extremos

Zvetco Biometrics, un desarrollador de tecnologías biométricas, anunció el lanzamiento de Verfi M5000, un nuevo lector de huellas digitales que se conecta por USB. Está basado en su Verifi P5000, aunque el M5000 anuncia un diseño robusto capaz de operar en ambientes extremos.

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Facial recognition software gives Pierce County help in tough cases

TACOMA -- The forgery and theft case had victims, a witness and decent surveillance images from an ATM. What it didn't have were any leads on who committed the crime. But instead of being tossed aside, as happens in so many property crime cases, the ATM images were e-mailed to Steve Wilkins at the Pierce County Sheriff's Department.

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Lanzan ratón biométrico que identifica por las venas de la mano

Este nuevo modelo tiene como objetivo acercar la tecnología de reconocimiento biométrico de Fujitsu Services a todos los usuarios del mercado.

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Gesture recognition

A system that can recognize human gestures could provide a new way for people with physical disabilities to interact with computers. A related system for the able bodied could also be used to make virtual worlds more realistic. The system is described in detail in a forthcoming issue of the International Journal of Arts and Technology.

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High-tech crime fighter MorphoFace to the rescue

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department is testing computer software that checks surveillance photos from crime scenes against mug shots of potential suspects. So far deputies have made two arrests.

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Geeks On Call Partners with ProtectTheChildren.com to Market Biometric Internet Safety Controls for Kids

NORFOLK, Va., Dec 19, 2008 /PRNewswire-FirstCall via COMTEX/ -- Unique Parental Tools and Controls to Keep Children Safe From Online Threats Geeks On Call Holdings, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: GOCH), a premier national provider of professional IT solutions to small business and residential customers through its national network of franchise and Company-owned locations under the trade names Geeks On Call(R), 1-800-905-GEEK(TM), CallTheGeeks.com(TM) and Call The Geeks(TM), announced today that it has entered into a strategic Co-Marketing Agreement with Biometric Security Group, Inc

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Un sistema de vigilancia inteligente detectará personas sospechosas o perdidas

Ingenieros estadounidenses han desarrollado un sistema de vigilancia que, cuando esté completamente finalizado, permitirá detectar si una persona que circula por la calle actúa con desconfianza o aparenta estar perdida. Según detallaron sus creadores, James W. Davis y el estudiante Karthik Sankaranarayanan se han completado las tres primeras fases del proyecto: ellos tienen un algoritmo de software que crea un panorama amplio de ángulo de vídeo de una escena de la calle, el otro que traza un mapa del panorama en una imagen aérea de alta resolución de la escena, y por último un m ...

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Zvetco's biometric fingerprint reader built for kiosks, tough environments

ORLANDO, Fla. -- Zvetco Biometrics has announced that its Verifi M5000 USB Fingerprint Reader is now available.

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Fujitsu offers biometric authentication on tablet PC

Fujitsu subsidiary Fujitsu Computer Systems has unveiled a slate tablet PC that offers embedded biometric pre-boot authentication.

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DHS wants green card holders' fingerprints

Millions of green card holders will be fingerprinted and photographed every time they enter the United States as part of an expansion of a controversial biometric program, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced on Thursdaypart of an expansion of a controversial biometric program, the U.S. Department of Homeland Security announced on Thursday.

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Institute unveils 3-D videoconferencing prototype

The Institute for Creative Technologies unveiled a prototype 3-D videoconferencing system reminiscent of Princess Leia’s flickering “Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi; you're my only hope” message at the Army Science Conference in Orlando, Fla., last week.

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The practical side of face recognition

A study by the National Institute of Standards and Technology found that the facial images recorded at border entry points were not as clear or useful for automated recognition as they could be. So NIST researchers set out to learn what could be done to improve the situation.

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Govt to introduce biometric passports by 2010

To checking human trafficking, the government plans to introduce biometric passport system that will include finger-printing, by 2010, external affairs minister Pranab Mukherjee said on Thursday.

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West Interactive Selects PerSay for Voice Biometrics

Company Adds Biometrics to Its Leading Speech Recognition Service

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Where are they now?

How six start-ups fared in the two-factor authentication market

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A*Star Introduces 13 Innovative Technologies At Siggraph Asia 2008

Fancy seeing yourself, real as life, in 3D holographic display? Or having a surveillance camera that raises an alarm on your wrestling kids? Or how about impressing your visiting overseas friends that you know all about the founding of Singapore simply by snapping a photograph of Sir Stamford Raffles statue? Visit A*STAR’s booth at SIGGRAPH Asia 2008 to experience the future of computer graphics and interactive techniques!  

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Learn what will make vendors competitive within the market of Biometrics in Government

Biometrics has become widely used by governments across the globe, most prominently in passports but also in various other situations. This has created numerous opportunities for vendors of all kinds. However, while there are myriad opportunities available, it is important for vendors to maintain an element of caution as there are a number of potential hurdles.

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Two-factor authentication for mobile devices

Farpoint Group has for a very long time now advocated the use of two-factor authentication in all mobile IT applications (and, for that matter, in all fixed applications as well).

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German Security Firm Works On 3D Biometric Face Project, OLED Passports

A supplier of high-security ID products in Germany is creating a biometric 3D face-recognition tech that checks people for even the smallest change in their appearance.

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Will biometrics measure up to the future?

Who could forget the scene from John Woo's 1993 B-movie "Hard Target," where an imprisoned Jean-Claude Van Damme burns the skin off his index finger, attaches it to an impromptu mechanical contraption and booby-traps it to hit the scanner at precisely the scheduled time each morning, so that his captors don't notice his escape?

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