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The #FindBehavioral Twitter Party is Tomorrow

The #FindBehavioral Twitter Party is Tomorrow

Join our sister site FindBiometrics, BioCatch, and a collection of identity management and FinTech experts on June 20 at 11:00 AM Eastern for the #FindBehavioral Twitter Party – a one hour live discussion on behavioral biometrics in financial verticals. Prepare for the party with our Behavioral Biometrics Primer. Behavioral biometrics are gaining traction in financial…

GUEST POST: The Software-Driven Shift in the Security Industry

GUEST POST: The Software-Driven Shift in the Security Industry

The following article is a guest post written by John Wojewidka, Director of Business Development, FaceTec. In 2011 Marc Andreessen wrote an article entitled, “Why Software is Eating the World.” Five years later he published a follow-on, “Software is Now Programming the World”. While Andreessen’s original article made some bold predictions, the second article largely backed…

K(NO)W Identity Conference: Achieving Convenience, Security and Privacy in Digital ID

K(NO)W Identity Conference: Achieving Convenience, Security and Privacy in Digital ID

The inaugural K(NO)W Identity Conference is currently underway in Washington, DC, and Mobile ID World is there in person at this great meeting of the leading minds in global identity technology. K(NO)W is unique as a trade show, operating on a high conceptual level rather than drilling down into a specific vertical where digital identity is…

Inaugural K(NO)W Identity Conference Begins in Conversation with Edward Snowden

Inaugural K(NO)W Identity Conference Begins in Conversation with Edward Snowden

Mobile ID World is in Washington this week for the inaugural K(NO)W Identity Conference. Day one started off with an incredibly high profile opening presentation, a conversation between Manoush Zomorodi, host and managing editor of the Note to Self podcast, and former NSA contractor Edward Snowden, who joined the stage remotely from Russia. Zomorodi interviewed Snowden for…

Behavioral Biometrics Offer Considerable Return on Investment: BioCatch

Behavioral Biometrics Offer Considerable Return on Investment: BioCatch

Security based on behavioral biometrics can offer a considerable return on investment, BioCatch says. And to prove it, the company has launched an ROI calculator for organizations considering implementing the technology. In a blog post announcing the ROI calculator, BioCatch cites Experian, its new credit specialist partner, in asserting that as much as 10 percent…

FutureTech Congress Aims to Spur Innovation in Finance, Insurance, and Big Data

FutureTech Congress Aims to Spur Innovation in Finance, Insurance, and Big Data

A new FinTech event is aiming to spur innovation and development in Poland and the surrounding region. It’s called FutureTech Congress, and will take place this May in Warsaw. The two-day event will focus on the financial services, insurance, and big data industries, and will bring together leaders from across that spectrum, with a lineup of…

GUEST POST: Examining IoT Security and Encryption

GUEST POST: Examining IoT Security and Encryption

The following is a guest article written by Haider Iqbal, Segment Marketing for the IoT and On-Demand Connectivity at Gemalto IoT Security lT69mH+xRxVTAAV… …mSa7N7htOHGOpxAVe No, this article did not get hacked; and the heading above is exactly what I meant it to be – encrypted! What you see is a half encrypted title. It’s quite likely…

FindBiometrics Will Be at Money20/20 Europe

FindBiometrics Will Be at Money20/20 Europe

“…FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill will host the track session “The power of choice: Why multimodal biometrics are taking over FinTech”, with big-name participants…” The organizers of Money20/20 Europe have announced the event’s agenda, and FindBiometrics will be right in the middle of the action. Like many successful endeavors, the event will start with a good…

News roundup: Biometrics and Connectivity at MWC

News roundup: Biometrics and Connectivity at MWC

Last week Mobile ID World was in Barcelona for Mobile World Congress 2017, reporting on digital identity and biometrics form the ground floor of the year’s biggest mobility industry conference and exhibition. Major 5G, IoT, and  fingerprint biometrics news came out of MWC along with ID-ready mobile devices, as we brought you our usual brand…

Mobile ID World Is Gearing-Up For Live Mobile World Congress Coverage

Mobile ID World Is Gearing-Up For Live Mobile World Congress Coverage

With the Mobile World Congress right around the corner, the GSMA is outlining the four industry programmes of its GSMA Innovation City. “Connected Living” will explore how mobile technology is the central element of the emerging Internet of Things, while “Personal Data” will delve into user authentication and mobile ID services, with a particular focus…

GUEST POST: The First Smartwatch With Built-in eSIM has Arrived

GUEST POST: The First Smartwatch With Built-in eSIM has Arrived

The following is a guest article written by Haider Iqbal, Segment Marketing for the IoT and On-Demand Connectivity at Gemalto Earlier this year, at Mobile World Congress Barcelona, Gemalto showcased a demo of Samsung Gear S2 with innate cellular connectivity, which proved to be a great success. We received positive feedback from customers and analysts alike. The…

WATCH – Connected Justice: The Benefits and Challenges of Biometric Law Enforcement

WATCH – Connected Justice: The Benefits and Challenges of Biometric Law Enforcement

September was Biometric Law Enforcement Month  at our sister site FindBiometrics, in which it lent a feature focus to the justice-centered applications and solutions in identity technology. The special month-long event culminated Wednesday, September 28, 2016, with an expert webinar on the topic: Connected Justice: The Benefits and Challenges of Biometric Law Enforcement. Beginning with an overview…

Expert Webinar To Highlight Innovation in Biometrics and Mobility

It’s Mobile Biometrics Month 2016 at our sister site FindBiometrics—a month long featured look at mobile digital identity. FindBiometrics has returned from Mobile World Congress in Barcelona where biometrics had a stronger presence than ever before. Visa was exploring payments innovation, MasterCard was touting it’s new e-commerce verification solution that uses face and finger recognition, biometric security was embedded in…

What Will Be the Next Generation of Mobile Identity?

What Will Be the Next Generation of Mobile Identity?

October is Mobile Identity Month at our sister site FindBiometrics and for the next four weeks they will be placing a featured focus on the intersection of mobility, strong authentication, digital identity, connectivity and, of course, biometric technology. That’s why next week FindBiometrics is inviting its readers and the rest of the identity community to participate in…