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  1. Palm reading

    Posted Jan 03rd 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Bien Perez IBM and Fujitsu have teamed up to introduce a palm-vein identification system that will enable PC users to access applications, files and websites with a single scan of their palm, eliminating the need to remember passwords. The computer-attached scanner is touted as being as accurate as iris-scanning technology and better- although more expensive- than fingerprint ...

  2. Future of biometrics in sight

    Posted May 24th 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... Stuart Biggs Hong Kong firm sees market for iris recognition devices as clients use them for time attendance Hollywood's obsession with biometrics as the signature characteristic ... and secure biometric technology such as iris scanning would become the deployment of choice for organisations. 'Globally, there are few successful deployments of the facial scan, and fingerprint ...

  3. Future of biometrics in sight

    Posted May 23rd 2005, 12:00am by Stuart Biggs

    ... to decreasing hardware costs and an increase in processing power afforded by Linux, more sophisticated and secure biometric technology such as iris scanning would become the deployment of choice for organisations. 'Globally, there are few successful deployments of the facial scan, and fingerprint deployments usually graduate to iris over time,' Mr Wong said. According to the International ...

  4. Face value

    Posted Jun 13th 2010, 12:00am by Charmaine Chan

    ... of the MyLookCard system is that fingers need not touch dirty surfaces. Kwan also points out that fingerprint security, like iris-recognition systems, are not usable by everyone. '[People] have to really open their eyes in order to use the iris-recognition system,' says Kwan, explaining that it's not suitable for those with very small eyes or those that are 'not completely ...

  5. Innovative minds have room to invent and fulfil their dreams

    Posted Oct 18th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... used for security authentication and are only limited to black and white images. 'Our iris identification system focuses on the application for traditional Chinese medicine diagnosis using colour images. 'Most existing biometric eye-testers are not very applicable to Asian people due to the different iris patterns and features. 'Our system, however, is specifically ...

  6. Changing face of hi-tech security

    Posted May 31st 2010, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... individual human features, such as fingerprint, iris, voice or facial recognition. In Hong Kong, the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance imposes rules by which office providers and other bodies can ...

  7. Biometrics leaves its mark on daily life

    Posted Apr 10th 2006, 12:00am by Kashish Sakhrani

    ... by auto-targeting iris-scanning systems as we walk about the city, like Tom Cruise in the film Minority Report, biometric identity authentication has already made its way into Hong Kong's cross-border ...

  8. Picture of suspicion

    Posted Jan 31st 2004, 12:00am by Peter Kammerer

    ... and if there is any discrepancy, entry will be denied. New passports will also eventually have chips which will include personal data and perhaps a fingerprint or iris scan. Such information has been ordered ...



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