Top 3 Biometric Lessons from Indian National ID Program

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In spite of facing many issues while implementing its ambitious biometric national ID program, India has managed to enroll over 1.18 billion people and deployed a numerous of public and private applications which brought equality to unprivileged residents and helped Indian government save $9 billion so far (Nov 2017), says Nandan Nilekani, former UIDAI Chairman….

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Biometric Revolution in Retail Business

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Online shopping has given opportunities for retailers to identify, understand and engage customers as they go through the process of product purchasing. The analytics can provide not only customers’ personal information but also insights what they’ve browsed for, how long they’ve spent clicking around, and which items they’ve put into their basket. However, for in-store…

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Iris Recognition in Asia: Banking Is the Next Big Thing

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Iris recognition is known for its highly secure and accurate biometric modality and has been deployed in national ID and law enforcement projects for a long time. For instance, the UIDAI or Aadhaar program has utilized the use of fingerprint and iris to register India’s 1.3 billion people since 2009 and has saved 9$ billion…

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How Biometrics And Cryptography Are Securing Our Financial World?

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With an increasing of data theft, computer hacking and other forms of cybercrime, cryptographic techniques are widely used in many sectors of our lives in order to secure information during its storage and transmission. The most common digital keys on the internet are in Asymmetrical Public Key Encryption. This involves the use of two randomly…

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Cloud-based biometrics to transform financial services

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Data breach has become one of the biggest threats for financial industry. The entire industry is rushing to invest in cybersecurity at a time when cyberattacks could cost the global economy $6 trillion a year by 2021 according to 2016 Cybercrime Report. The U.K. recently announced it’s also investing billions into technologies to defend against…

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Biometrics to boost up a cashless society

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In recent decades, consumers have changed a lot on the way they make payment. Thanks to fintech proliferation, cashless transaction is gaining more momentum. According to Federal Reserve Payments Study 2016, U.S. noncash payments are estimated to have totaled over 144 billion with a value of almost $178 trillion in 2015, an increase of more…

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Biometric for PC system – A breakthrough security solution

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Computers or PC and laptop have become a daily need for our personal and professional works. According to Gartner, for the year 2015 PC and laptop shipments totaled 288.7 million units worldwide. The fact is that the more frequent we use it; the more vulnerable we are to identity thefts. Computer is where you store…

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Advanced Security Solution with Biometric Smart Card

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According to a newly released report, there are more than 1.4 billion records stolen globally in 2016. And the total number of stolen identities since 2013 has reached an incredible number of 7 billion. In an effort to provide the highest degree of assurance in identity verification, biometric technology is considered to be crucial in…

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Eye-tracking to Enhance AR/VR and Automotive User Experience

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Back in 2013, if you were holding a Samsung Galaxy S4, you might be experiencing one of the fanciest high-tech eye-sensitive features on smartphone at that time which called eye-tracking. The technology utilizes the front-facing camera to follow a user’s eye movements. For example, the “Smart Pause” feature pauses a video if you look away,…

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