January 5, 2015

Advances in automotive at CES 2015

Automotive applications are always a big part of NXP’s presence at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES, Las Vegas, January 6-9), […]
December 24, 2014

Trusted operating environments for biometric smartcards

A growing number of smartcard applications are using biometrics as part of their authentication process. At international borders, for example, […]
December 22, 2014

What are the best applications for biometric smartcards?

Biometrics, which are physical or behavioral characteristics unique to a person, are making their way into a number of everyday […]
December 18, 2014

The three steps involved in biometric authentication

Smartcard manufacturers are looking at ways to enhance security in certain applications, and have found they can add an extra […]
December 17, 2014

What’s the best biometric for a smartcard?

We’ve all seen the futuristic movies that show a person gaining access to a secure area or authorizing a transaction […]
December 16, 2014

When prototyping, think “Maker”

I am famous (infamous?) among my sensor co-workers for all the “toys” scattered across my office.  By “toys”, I mean […]
December 16, 2014

NXP at CES 2015: Secure Connections for a Smarter World

Security – the state of being free from danger or threat – has always been an essential part of human […]
December 15, 2014

eCall to reduce the number of road fatalities by 2,500 each year

Statistics from the World Health Organisation suggest that a fatality is caused by a road accident every 25 seconds, and […]
December 15, 2014

All in one: MIFARE4Mobile gives smartphones multi-app MIFARE features

Multi-application MIFARE smartcards make it possible to do lots of things with a single card. The Rabbit card in Bangkok, […]
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