Category Archives: Biometrics News

Fingerprint Failings

In a somewhat extreme case of criminality, Japanese authorities have arrested a Chinese national who had her fingerprints altered. Lin Xiuai paid an equivalent of USD$ 4, 390 to have her fingerprints surgically altered. The procedure successfully allowed her to pass airport biometric identification checks. What makes this story unusual, is that it highlights...
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SpeechTek Europe 2010 – Highlights

We have returned from SpeechTek in London, where were treated to a plethora of information on speech and voice technology. The talk sessions covered both business applications and new technology. The highlight was definitely the talk given by Professor Wolfgang Wahlster, on the future of speech technology. A presentation of mind blowing technology, encompassing voice...
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