Biometric scan can identify footsteps

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There are a wide variety of biometric tools available, including fingerprint scans, iris scans and facial recognition. At Springwise, we have seen innovations in biometric scanning that include using biometric data to reveal customers’ ideal holiday destinations and facial recognition used to identify endangered primates. Now, footstep-based biometrics can be added to the list. Researchers at the Indian Institute of Technology in Delhi have developed a biometric system based on footsteps. The new system uses a geophone. This is a transducer that converts ground movement into electrical signals then analysed by machine learning algorithms. The researchers first had volunteers walk…

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