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MasterCard Developing Biometrics for Online Purchases

This fall, MasterCard will start experimenting with a new procedure to approve online purchases with a facial scan.


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The early history of biometrics technologies proved to be premature on its promises. Now might be time to reconsider and embrace its coming of age as a primetime security solution. Paul Boucherle · June 23, 2014

The Clear biometric identity verification system is scheduled to launch this summer at McCarran International Airport. SSI Staff · June 19, 2014

A new report from the Bipartisan Policy Center reveals that it might not be worth the cost to build a biometric entry-exit system to monitor individuals visiting the United States. SSI Staff · May 15, 2014

Israeli company’s In Motion Identification combines facial recognition and behavioral analysis to permit entry in easy-to-use fashion By Arlen Schweiger · April 04, 2014

Los Angeles police and law enforcement agencies throughout Southern California are expanding their use of surveillance technology, according to a news report. SSI Staff · March 19, 2014

Students Peck School of the Arts on the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee (UWM) campus raised money to install Schlage Handkey biometric readers after a string of intrusions in the six-building complex. SSI Staff · March 07, 2014

HID Global has acquired biometric fingerprint sensor manufacturer Lumidigm to enhance its authentication product offerings. SSI Staff · February 10, 2014

Take SSI’s October Web poll! What security technology gained the most traction in 2013? September 25, 2013

Few industries have a more mission-critical need to secure both facilities than health care, nor face such intense compliance requirements. No wonder many security integrators are finding this sector to be a growth area for their businesses. Get a firmer handle on this market and why biometrics is so applicable. September 05, 2013

Biometrics is making its mark in property management by helping secure facilities and ensuring the safety of residents. Multidwelling units (MDUs) and apartment complexes house millions of Americans, and represent a huge opportunity to integrators looking to “access” that market. September 05, 2013




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