Apricorn announced the Aegis Bio 3.0, a software-free biometric USB 3.0 drive that safeguards data with secure fingerprint access and military grade 265-bit AES-XTS hardware encryption.
Neurotechnology released MegaMatcher Accelerator 5.0, a multi-biometric software and hardware solution designed for large-scale projects that require high-volume, high-speed fingerprint and/or iris identification using very large databases.
HID Global announced a solution for government agencies interested in securing iOS devices with access to sensitive data.
BioID announced BioID Connect, a cloud-based biometric authentication service that providers of web, cloud and mobile services can easily integrate to offer their users convenient strong authentication, using standard webcams and smart phone cameras for highly accurate face recognition.
Facebook has assented to keeping the facial recognition feature ("Tag Suggest") for its European users off until European regulators allow it to be reinstated, and to delete collected templates for those users by 15 October, says in the latest report of a re-audit conducted by Ireland's Data Protection Commissioner's Office.