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Biometric app downloads to reach 770 mln by 2019

Tuesday 20 January 2015 | 22:28 CET | News
More than 770 million biometric authentication applications will be downloaded per annum by 2019, up from just 6 million this year and dramatically reducing dependence on alphanumeric passwords in the mobile phone market, according to a new report from Juniper Research. 

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Companies: Apple / Facebook
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