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More than 60 countries are now issuing one form or another of electronic passports, with numerous more in the pipeline for 2009 and beyond.
The year is 2016, you wake on time and make your way to the airport in your battery powered car. At the UnitedDeltaContinental airlines desk you wave your phone in front of the check-in kiosk and a green light indicates that you are cleared to proceed to the security checkpoint.
Fingerprint scanning security is no longer the technology of sci-fi thrillers or the super wealthy. In fact, portable, print-based digital privacy can be had by the masses for $50, thanks to a new product from Upek.
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.
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.
Este nuevo modelo tiene como objetivo acercar la tecnología de reconocimiento biométrico de Fujitsu Services a todos los usuarios del mercado.
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.
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.
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
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 ...
ORLANDO, Fla. -- Zvetco Biometrics has announced that its Verifi M5000 USB Fingerprint Reader is now available.
Fujitsu subsidiary Fujitsu Computer Systems has unveiled a slate tablet PC that offers embedded biometric pre-boot authentication.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Company Adds Biometrics to Its Leading Speech Recognition Service
How six start-ups fared in the two-factor authentication market
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!
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.