New whitepaper explains the next big thing in biometrics

Biometric payment cards are promising to be the next big thing in biometrics. This year, we have seen several developments indicating that we are edging closer to the first commercial launch. Global payment giant VISA, for … Continued

Industry webinar: Growing use of the mobile device calls for strong biometric security

The panelists at the industry publication Find Biometrics’ recent webinar agreed that the growing use of the mobile device as a personal authenticator increases the requirements for secure biometrics. The seamless combination of fingerprint technology with … Continued

Why all the buzz about biometric payment cards?

The emergence of biometric payment cards is creating a lot of buzz in the biometrics industry. Many of the major payment providers are involved in pilot projects. Visa and Mountain America Credit Union has started the … Continued

Patrik Lindeberg, COO of Precise Biometrics at Trustech: “Biometrics will replace PIN codes on payment cards”

The challenges and opportunities of biometrics in payments, which is undergoing rapid growth, was the subject of a panel discussion with four leading industry players at Trustech, the large trade show for smart cards, payments and … Continued

Secure Elements raise the bar for fingerprint security – Interview with Fredrik Sjöholm, Senior Sales Director, Embedded Market

How do you make payments really secure on a smartphone or an embedded system like a credit card? Precise Biometrics solution is to fit fingerprint authentication in a so called Embedded Secure Element, eSE. “This will … Continued

The challenge of small sensors and secure fingerprint solutions – Interview with Rutger Petersson, R&D Director

“The biggest and perhaps most exciting development for the company is the market trend towards smaller and smaller fingerprint sensors and tougher demands for biometric performance,” says Rutger Petersson, R&D Director at Precise Biometrics. He has … Continued