Biology News

Biometric Smartphones Are Officially "Mainstream". More Than 200 Models Have Been Introduced Since 2013

DENVER , Feb. 11, 2016  According to new research from Acuity Market Intelligence, biometric smartphones are officially mainstream. More than 200 fingerprint, iris, and eye-vein biometric smartphones have been introduced since Q1 2013 under 70 brand names. This includes market leaders Apple, Samsung, Huawei, Xiaomi, TCL, Oppo, Vivo, and ZTE. Acuity projects... [Comments]

Historical license plate reader data used by Lee's Summit Police Department to locate homicide suspect

LIVERMORE, Calif. , Feb. 11, 2016  Vigilant Solutions announces today that its license plate recognition (LPR) cameras and commercial LPR data are being used by Lee's Summit Police Department to improve safety for its residents, including the recent location and arrest of a homicide suspect. Kansas City , Lee's Summit covers around 65 square miles and is home t... [Comments]

Iris Recognition Market Growing at 21.45% CAGR Driven by Iris Scanners in Smartphones to 2020

PUNE, India , February 10, 2016 --> --> According to 2016 iris recognition market report, combined with facial and fingerprint identification iris recognition is more widely accepted for border control. Some multimodal biometrics are available with both fingerprint and iris recognition technology in a single device, which allows the user to avoid purchasing two individua... [Comments]

Aware, Inc. Reports Fourth Quarter and 2015 Financial Results

BEDFORD, Mass., Feb. 9, 2016 Aware, Inc. (NASDAQ: AWRE ), a leading supplier of biometrics software and services, today reported financial results for its fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2015.  --> --> Revenue for the fourth quarter of 2015 was $6.9 million, an increase of 61% compared to $4.3 million in the same quarter last year. Operating income in the... [Comments]

License plate reader and historical license plate reader data used in homicide investigation

LIVERMORE, Calif. , Feb. 9, 2016 Vigilant Solutions announces today that an agency used its Vigilant Solutions mobile license plate reader (LPR) to develop a lead in a difficult homicide case. The agency then used Vigilant's historical and commercially available LPR data to locate the suspect vehicle. Due to the ongoing investigation, the agency name and certain details of the... [Comments]

Worldcore - The World's First EU-regulated Payment Institution Offering Voice Biometrics Authentication

PRAGUE, Czech Republic , February 8, 2016 Worldcore is the first EU-regulated global payment platform which presents innovation for clients' comfort and unbeatable security, with a Voice Biometrics Authentication feature called VoiceKey. --> Worldcore is the first EU-regulated global payment platform which presents innovation for clients' comfort and unbeatable security,... [Comments]

Global Facial Recognition Market 2016-2020 - Key Vendors are 3M Cogent, Cognitec Systems, Gemalto, NEC & Safran

DUBLIN , Feb. 5, 2016 ) has announced the addition of the "Global Facial Recognition Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. --> ) has announced the addition of the "Global Facial Recognition Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. --... [Comments]

The Human Microbiome: Advancing New Frontiers in a Rapidly Emerging Market

LONDON , Feb. 4, 2016 The field of Human Microbiome research and development is apparently one of the most popular hubs of the biotechnology industry. While the Human Microbiome Project, MetaHIT and other huge studies of human microbiota, have garnered a lot of attention over that past few years, the microbiome space has literally exploded in terms of both basic and applied bi... [Comments]

Fingerprint Cards AB (Publ.) Year-end Report 2015

GOTHENBURG, Sweden , February 4, 2016 --> --> Fourth quarter 2015:   Revenues amounted to SEK 1,351.5 M (105.0), up 1,187% compared with fourth quarter of 2014. Gross margin was 46% (32). Operating profit amounted to SEK 517.6 M (loss: 30.0). Earnings per share increased to SEK 6.39 (loss: 0.49). Cash flow from operating activities was SEK 537.4 M (neg:... [Comments]

Automated Fingerprint Identification System Market Worth 8.49 Billion USD by 2020

PUNE, India , February 3, 2016 --> --> According to the new market research report "Automated Fingerprint Identification System Market by Component (Hardware and Software), Search Type (Tenprint Search, Latent Search), Application (Banking & Finance, Government, Healthcare, and Transportation) and Geography - Global Forecast to 2020", published by MarketsandMarkets,... [Comments]

Joplin Police Solve Two Hit-and-Run Cases with Assistance from Vigilant Solutions License Plate Reader Data

LIVERMORE, Calif. , Feb. 3, 2016 Vigilant Solutions announces today that the Joplin Police Department in Missouri solved two recent hit-and-run cases with the assistance of license plate reader (LPR) data from Vigilant Solutions. Brian Wenberg explains, "I was assigned a hit-and-run case in which the victim was walking out of a convenience store ... [Comments]

Medicine News

NACoA, Faces and Voices of Recovery Release Joint Position Paper

Washington, D.C. (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 The National Association for Children of Alcoholics (NACoA) joined with Faces and Voices of Recovery, the leading national organization representing the growing community of recovering individuals (now over 23 million), to issue a position paper urgi... [Comments]

Low Carb Pasta Announced from Isolator Fitness, Inc.

(PRWEB) February 13, 2016 Many individuals looking to lead a healthy lifestyle have decreased carbohydrate consumption and increased their intake of protein for a multitude of reasons. IsoPasta by Isolator Fitness has delved into this niche allowing those giving up their beloved pasta a chan... [Comments]

FCPX Effects Developer Pixel Film Studios Releases FCPX Overlay Embers

Aliso Viejo, CA (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 With FCPX Overlay Embers from Pixel Film Studios users can now apply physics based ember particle overlays to footage all within Final Cut Pro X. Each user can select from up to 40 effect overlays. With FCPX Overlay Embers users have total control ove... [Comments]

Enterprises TV Presents Segment on American Business and Environmental Impact

Coral Springs, FL (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 The producers of Enterprises TV are pleased to present a segment on the environmental impact of American businesses. The increasingly modern world of instantaneous consumption proves very convenient for businesses. With new technologies consta... [Comments]

Healthcare Providers Should Use Vein Visualization Technology According To Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice

Memphis, Tennessee (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 In its newly released Infusion Therapy Standards of Practice, the Infusion Nurses Society (INS) states that vein visualization technology should be used to ensure patient safety when placing an IV catheter. A key guideline used by healthcare facili... [Comments]

Christie VeinViewer Vein Finding Technology Arrives at Baylor Nursing School

Memphis, Tennessee (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 Christie Medical Holdings, Inc. presented the Baylor University Louise Herrington School of Nursing with an in-kind gift of a VeinViewer® Vision vein finder for the nursing school simulation lab. This donation will help students as they lear... [Comments]

Au Pair of the Year Award for Superior Child Care Announced by Go Au Pair

Salt Lake City, Utah (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 When an Au Pair comes all the way around the world to provide child care for kids, Host Parents aren’t always sure what they are in for and they are often worried things won’t go well. More often than not, however, they find out their Au Pairs... [Comments]

I Love You, Warts And All: Queendom Study Reveals That Authenticity Is Essential To Love And Happiness

Montreal, Canada (PRWEB) February 13, 2016 In the early or “honeymoon” stage of a relationship, couples strive to put their best foot forward. They’ll groom themselves to perfection, go out of their way to be romantic, and may exaggerate a strength or two in an effort to impress their date –... [Comments]

DDi is Selected as the Top 10 Clinical Data Management Solution Providers for 2015 by PharmaTech Outlook

(PRWEB) February 13, 2016 DDi , a Makro company, makes it to Pharma Tech Outlook’s top Clinical Data Management Solution Providers list for its expertise in eClinical Solutions. DDi has built its solution competency with a unique blend of functional and domain expertise to serve the technolo... [Comments]

Article on Increase of Robotic-Assisted Surgery Highlights the Latest Major Advance in Hernia Repair, Notes Dr. Shirin Towfigh.

Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) February 12, 2016 According to an article published February 4th on mySA, robotically assisted da Vinci-assisted hernia surgeries are beginning to account for a significant portion of hernia repairs throughout the United States. Commenting on this article, Beverly Hi... [Comments]

Mystic Buddha Publishing House Presents Valentine's Day Tips on the Forms of Love from Blue Skies Buddha, the Biography of Rama – Dr. Frederick Lenz

San Antonio, TX (PRWEB) February 12, 2016 Mystic Buddha Publishing House presents Valentine’s Day tips on different forms and views of love, as expressed in Blue SKies Buddha, the biography of Rama - Dr. Frederick Lenz. According to Publisher Roger Cantu, “Blue Skies Buddha is in fact a... [Comments]

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