Biometrics This section contains all the latest releases regarding biometric technology for health and security applications. Find stories about new developments and advances in the field, along with information on company performance, including quarterly reports, market projections, and notices of significant investments. Also included are announcements of significant hiring decisions and emerging partnerships as well as recent legal news from the industry.

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Jul 15, 2019, 12:30 ET Advances In The Global Search For Blood Markers For Alzheimer's Disease And Other Dementias

Significant advances in the global search for blood test technologies for Alzheimer's disease and other dementias were reported at the Alzheimer's...


Jun 26, 2019, 13:03 ET World Economic Forum consortium launches paperless Canada-Netherlands travel pilot

The World Economic Forum, in collaboration with the governments of Canada, The Netherlands and industry partners, launches the first ever...


Jun 06, 2019, 03:00 ET AI- and ML-driven Behavioural Biometrics Emerge as a Key Advantage in Multifactor Authentication

The integration of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in biometric systems will play an important role in enhancing the performance of various modalities....


May 29, 2019, 10:15 ET Purpose Messages Evoke Greater Attention, Arousal And Emotion, According To First-Of-Its-Kind Biometrics Research By Porter Novelli/Cone

Americans are more likely to have a positive image of (89%), trust in (86%) and be loyal (83%) to brands that lead with Purpose, according to the...


May 21, 2019, 09:00 ET A New Canadian Company is Detecting Cancer Earlier Than Ever Before

To most people, liquid biopsy is a new technology - using a simple blood sample to check for cancer cells in the body, instead of an invasive and...


May 14, 2019, 11:00 ET ActLight SA Announces Closing of Its Series C Round of Financing

ActLight SA, the company developing a novel class of light sensors, announced today the closing of their Series C equity financing. Swisscom Venture...


Apr 08, 2019, 11:30 ET AIDirections Commended by Frost & Sullivan for Its Facial Recognition-enabled Pain Detection Solution

Based on its recent analysis of the Middle Eastern market for artificial intelligence (AI)-enabled pain detection solutions, Frost & Sullivan...


Apr 07, 2019, 07:58 ET Frost & Sullivan Reveals Five Patient Monitoring Solutions to Accelerate Universal Health Coverage

Today is World Health Day, and this year's theme is "Universal Health Coverage: Everyone, Everywhere—#HealthforAll." An important aspect of "Health...


Apr 01, 2019, 08:04 ET Nexcelom Bioscience Launches the Cellaca™ MX at AACR

Nexcelom Bioscience, a leading provider of cell counting and characterization products for the life science industry, announced the launch of the...


Mar 21, 2019, 08:00 ET VisualDx's Web-based Clinical Decision Support System Acknowledged by Frost & Sullivan as Best in Class

Based on its recent analysis of the global market for clinical decision support systems (CDSS), Frost & Sullivan recognises New York-based VisualDx...


Mar 18, 2019, 11:59 ET Hong Kong's Tappy scales the global wearable payments industry with its unique card provisioning technology at Money20/20 Asia

Tappy Technologies is proud to introduce its one-of-a-kind portable card provisioning solution - Universal Passive Provisioning Unit - at Money20/20...


Mar 05, 2019, 09:00 ET BlackBerry Cylance Delivers First Proactive Behavioral Analytics Solution with CylancePERSONA

BlackBerry Cylance, a business unit of BlackBerry Limited (NYSE:BB: TSX:BB), today announced the introduction of CylancePERSONA, the first proactive...