Research Forecasts Next Wave of Wearable Biometric Identification

The move to give everyone a global unique ID that can be verified across nearly all human activity continues to be incrementally rolled out.

The fear of identity theft and cyber-banking crime of all stripes has been the sales pitch to accept identity tech such as facial recognition, iris scans, vein scans, voiceprinting and fingerprinting, as well as their attendant databases.

Digital sign-in services, smart cards and a range of biometrics have all been offered as perfect solutions that are starting to enter the market at many levels.