3-D ultrasonic fingerprint scanning could strengthen smartphone security

3-D ultrasonic fingerprint scanning could strengthen smartphone security

An ultrasonic fingerprint sensor measures a three-dimensional, volumetric image of the finger’s surface and the tissues beneath, making it difficult to spoof (Credit: Dave Horsley/University of California, Davis) Researchers at the University of California, Davis and Berkeley have managed to miniaturize medical ultrasound technology to create a fingerprint sensor that scans your finger in 3D. […]

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3D Printing Moves Further into Video Games with New Investment in FabZat

3D Printing Moves Further into Video Games with New Investment in FabZat

Leveraging France’s long and glorious tradition in video game development and publishing, Bordeaux-based FabZat was one of the first companies to introduce the possibility of 3D printing characters and objects from video games and mobile games. This is a sector that IMAO is growing well below its potential; however, the announcement that the company just […]

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