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Mar 29, 2019, 10:15 ET AI Based Biometrics Helping to Transform Global Travel from Barely Tolerable to a Delightful Experience

As airports across the globe invest in a range of smart technologies including Artificial Intelligence (AI) and biometrics, Acuity Market...


Dec 20, 2018, 12:13 ET Fastlane Facilitation Will Drive Biometric Adoption at Airports in 2019 and Beyond

Acuity Market Intelligence considers 2019 to be a critical tipping-point for airport biometric facilitation. Acuity forecasts passenger acceptance...


Oct 18, 2018, 23:00 ET Recent Airport Facial Recognition Initiatives in Asia, North America, and Europe Reflect the Acceleration of Biometrics Beyond Border Control

Over the past three days Atlanta's Hartsfield Jackson, London's Heathrow, and Shanghai's Hongqiao airports announced biometric facial recognition...


Feb 26, 2018, 12:03 ET Biometric Border Innovation Spreads Across the Globe; 4800+ Automated Border Control eGates and Passport Control Kiosks Deployed in 73 Countries

According to Acuity Market Intelligence, more than 4800 Automated Border Control (ABC) eGates and Automated Passport Control (APC) Kiosks are now...


Dec 11, 2017, 03:00 ET Automated Border Control Kiosks Reach 71% CAGR Over Four Years with 71 Installations at 59 International Airports and Cruise Terminals

According to Acuity Market Intelligence, border authorities have embraced digital identification and biometric-based automation to simplify and...


Dec 04, 2017, 03:04 ET Biometrics in The Cloud to Authenticate More Than One Trillion Transactions Annually by 2022

Acuity Market Intelligence forecasts that by 2022 more than 5.5 billion biometrically-enabled mobile devices will create a global platform that...


Sep 20, 2017, 00:56 ET Biometrics in The Cloud; the Future of Financial Services Authentication

According to Acuity Market Intelligence, financial service organizations that want to reap the benefits of the digital revolution to improve...


Sep 14, 2017, 02:00 ET Mobile Biometric Market Forecast to Exceed $50.6 Billion in Annual Revenue in 2022 as Installed Base Grows to 5.5 Billion Biometric Smart Mobile Devices

Acuity Market Intelligence released updated forecasts for the mobile biometrics market. Annual revenue from biometrics embedded in mobile devices,...


Mar 29, 2017, 01:00 ET National Electronic ID Program Revenue to Exceed $54 Billion Between 2016 and 2021 With 3.2 Billion Chip-Based National eID Cards in Circulation

Leading digital identity analyst firm, Acuity Market Intelligence, forecasts that the global market for National Electronic ID (eID) programs will...


Feb 06, 2017, 16:46 ET Biometrics, Borders, and Extreme Vetting in the Age of Trump; More than 3500 Automated Border Control eGates and Kiosks Now Deployed Representing 37% CAGR in Three Years

According to Acuity Market Intelligence, ongoing concerns about national security are driving border authorities to continue to embrace biometric and ...


Jan 26, 2017, 14:07 ET Acuity Market Intelligence Releases "Ten Top Trends for Biometrics and Digital Identity" for 2017

Acuity Market Intelligence today released the 2017 "Ten Top Trends for Biometrics and Digital Identity". Acuity characterizes 2017 as a "breakout"...


Jan 23, 2017, 09:10 ET Global Biometric Adoption Soars as Biometric Smartphone Prices Plunge; 120 Models for $150 or Less

The latest mobile market research from Acuity Market Intelligence reveals that biometric smartphone prices have dropped dramatically. The quarterly...


Jan 05, 2017, 12:49 ET Biometric Smartphone Market Explodes in 2016; 100+% Growth with 346 Models from 87 Vendors

According to Acuity Market Intelligence's 2017 edition of the "Biometric Smartphone Update", 87 smartphone vendors introduced 346 biometric...


Aug 01, 2016, 09:23 ET By 2030, Digital IDs on Biometric Smartphones and other Smart Mobile Devices Make Passports, National IDs, Driver's Licenses, Payment Cards, and Other Physical Credentials Obsolete.

Acuity Market Intelligence estimates that by 2022, annual production of smart, biometric "physical" identity credentials - including ePassports,...


Jul 25, 2016, 12:57 ET Biometrics, Borders, Bombs, and BREXIT: World Tumult Drives Adoption of Automated Border Control and Identification Technology

According to Acuity Market Intelligence, recent terrorism and violence across Europe, the United States, and the Middle East, along with concerns...


Jul 25, 2016, 02:21 ET Disruptive Biometric and Mobile Technology Innovation is Driving the Evolution of Digital Identity

According to the latest market analysis from Acuity Market Intelligence, the combination of tumultuous world events and the proliferation of...


Feb 11, 2016, 04:33 ET Biometric Smartphones Are Officially "Mainstream". More Than 200 Models Have Been Introduced Since 2013

According to new research from Acuity Market Intelligence, biometric smartphones are officially mainstream. More than 200 fingerprint, iris, and...


Jul 20, 2015, 08:17 ET Biometrics on Smart Mobile Devices to Redefine Digital Identity with 12.9 Billion Biometric App Downloads between 2014 and 2020

Acuity Market Intelligence's latest research "The Global Biometrics and Mobility Report: The Convergence of Commerce and Privacy" forecasts that...


Jul 15, 2015, 10:17 ET Mobile Biometrics to Disrupt the Global Payments Market Securing 65% of all MCommerce Transactions by 2020

Acuity Market Intelligence reports that mobile biometrics, forecast to generate $34.6 billion in annual revenue in 2020, will significantly disrupt...


Jun 18, 2015, 02:20 ET 1000+ Automated Passport Control (APC) Kiosks Now In Daily Use at 37 Airports; Fastest Growth Segment of the Automated Border Control (ABC) Market with a Two-Year CAGR of 70%

Acuity Market Intelligence reports that over the past two years rapid deployment of APC Kiosks to 42 locations within 37 airports has significantly...


Jun 09, 2015, 12:06 ET Mobility Fuels Biometric Boom. Consumer Adoption of Mobile Biometrics on Smart Phones, Tablets and Wearables Generates $117 Billion In Revenues From 2014 to 2020 Driving a Market CAGR of 67%

Acuity Market Intelligence today released revised forecasts for the mobile biometrics market. Annual revenues from biometrics embedded in smart...


Jan 27, 2015, 10:48 ET Mobile Biometric Revenue Soars to $33.3 Billion by 2020 as 2.4 Billion Mobile Biometric Users Download 4 Billion Biometric Apps and Secure 825 Billion Transactions

Biometrics in mobile payments, banking, and a host of other mobiles services and applications are poised to transform and accelerate the...


Dec 22, 2014, 12:07 ET First Season of Holiday Shopping with Mobile Biometric Payments Wraps Up With a Present for Biometrics Industry: A Rosy Forecast for More Than 2 Billion Users of 4.8 Billion Mobile Biometric Devices by 2020

The 2014 Holiday Season may be the brightest ever for the biometrics industry as Acuity Market Intelligence reports that the long anticipated...


Dec 16, 2014, 03:12 ET Automated Border Control (ABC) Transforms the Global Travel Experience With More Than 2500 ABC eGates and APC Kiosks Deployed In Airports, Seaports, and Land Borders Worldwide

Automation is fundamentally transforming the travel experience and nowhere is this more evident than at international borders. Over the past decade,...


Oct 29, 2014, 04:55 ET Automated Border Control Expands Across North American Airports and into the Caribbean as Denver, Aruba, and the Bahamas Become the Latest to Adopt APC Kiosks

In the past week, Denver International Airport, Lynden Pindling International Airport in The Bahamas, and Queen Beatrix International Airport in...