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Intel Capital puts $28M into Chinese Android, wearables, biometrics and M2M firms

Intel Capital, the U.S. chip firm’s venture capital arm, has invested $28 million into Chinese biometrics, internet of things, wearables and in-game communications firms – and also the developer of a major Chinese Android fork. 313 more words

Nine real technologies that will soon be inside you

Mike Edelhart

Yahoo News

  October 19, 2014, 10:20 am

9 real technologies that will soon be inside you

Given the frenzy of interest following the announcement of the Apple Watch, you might think wearables will be the next really important shift in technology. 1,092 more words

MasterCard and Zwipe launch world's first biometric contactless payment card with integrated fingerprint sensor

MasterCard and Zwipe have announced the launch of the world’s first contactless payment card featuring an integrated fingerprint sensor for enhanced security.

The launch of the card comes after a successful live pilot conducted with Norway’s Sparebanken DIN (which is aligned to the Eika Group) as an answer to the complex challenge of providing a fast, convenient payment solution that doesn’t compromise security. 545 more words


MasterCard And Zwipe unveil credit card with fingerprint scanner

MasterCard partnered with Zwipe to create the world’s first credit card that combines biometric authentication and contactless payment technology. Financial institution Sparebanken DIN of Norway conducted a live pilot of the Zwipe MasterCard over the last few months. 487 more words


Pakistan planning border biometrics scans to tackle trafficking

Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency plans to install a new biometrics system at all airports in response to human trafficking concerns. 210 more words


Delivering the correct medicine to healthcare patients – the holes in the checks

Drugs and medicines administered to patients in hospitals, care homes and psychiatric wards need to be done according to the instructions issued by the doctor or consultant in charge of the patient. 513 more words