Tag Archive: biometrics

  • biometric FinTech, News, News teaser

    War on Privacy: India Wants 400M Biometric Payments a Day

    India is touting biometric security as the next step in payments, shunning cash and cards in a bid to make the economy secure and free of corruption. Also read: SAXO BANK PREDICTS ‘OUTRAGEOUS’ BITCOIN PRICE OF $2,100 NEXT YEAR India Gov’t: Biometrics Future Of Payments The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which is working on issuing every Indian citizen with a 12-digit ID called Aadhaar, should form the basis for transactions together with mobile-based

    · December 7, 2016 · 10:00 am
  • HYPR blockchain Bitcoin, Bitcoin Businesses, Blockchain Technology, Start-Ups

    HYPR Announces $3M Funding Round for Biometric Security Products

    HYPR, an encryption-specific solution to enable secure biometric login authentication, announced on Tuesday that it has secured $3 million USD in funding from RTP Ventures, Boldstart Ventures and Mesh Ventures. Also read: Only Permissioned Blockchaines Can Transform Finance, Says Chain’s Ludwin This announcement, coupled with an ever-increasing roster of multi-national customers in the banking industry and beyond, underscores the fact that biometric authentication is a key realm for advancement in login security, person-ability, and user control in securing biometric data. Speaking

    · October 26, 2016 · 8:45 am
  • HYPR blockchain Bitcoin, Blockchain Technology, News, News teaser, Trending

    The Future of IoT: Blockchain Biometrics with HYPR

    Biometrics is a new and effective trend in the security industry. HYPR deploys biometrics in financial applications, but also adds the benefits of decentralized technology to enable enterprises to eliminate passwords and replace them with biometrics. Also read: Technical Analysis: Weekend Bitcoin Price Drop Explained HYPR: Biometrics Decentralized The blockchain biometrics firm, which has worked with Fortune 500 and Global 2000 firms on proof-of-concepts, Rather than storing fingerprints, facial features, iris images, or voice patterns,

    · August 2, 2016 · 12:00 pm
  • News, News teaser, Online Privacy, Technology, Trending

    Behavioral Profiling Could Forever Change Online Anonymity

    Can your digital fingerprints be traced just by the way you type? The answer may surprise — and scare — you. Researchers at the GREYC research lab have created a behavioral profiling technique that identifies who you are just by your own keystroke habits. Also Read: Using Backdoors for Government Surveillance is “A Stupid Idea” When it comes to typing, we all do it a little differently. This is obvious just by looking at a person’s

    · August 2, 2015 · 3:00 pm