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USA: Iris recognition security and 360-degree camera debuted by VOXX01:12

USA: Iris recognition security and 360-degree camera debuted by VOXX

United States, Las Vegas
January 6, 2014 at 20:41 GMT +00:00 · Published

USA: Iris recognition security and 360-degree camera debuted by VOXX

A helmet-mountable camera and iris-recognition authentication technology were two of the innovations unveiled by VOXX International Corporation at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas Monday, which showcased the products at a press conference hosted by VOXX President Thomas Malone.

VOXX is teaming up with EyeLock Inc. for 'myris,' a system that eliminates the need for computer users to manually type in passwords or provide a thumbprint. The myris works by converting an individual's iris patterns to a code unique only to that person, then matches that code to a user's eyes to grant access to devices and digital platforms. It plugs into any USB compatible device and provides security for up to five users, and is compatible with Windows 7 and 8, Mac OS and Chrome OS.

Also unveiled was the 360 Fly camera, a wifi-compatible, Bluetooth-enabled camera that can take 360-degree photos and videos. It is waterproof, and can be mounted on helmets, tripods, bicycles and more. A smaller version, known as the 360 Micro Fly, will retail for $99 (€73).

The CES runs until Jan. 10.

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USA: Iris recognition security and 360-degree camera debuted by VOXX

A helmet-mountable camera and iris-recognition authentication technology were two of the innovations unveiled by VOXX International Corporation at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas Monday, which showcased the products at a press conference hosted by VOXX President Thomas Malone.

VOXX is teaming up with EyeLock Inc. for 'myris,' a system that eliminates the need for computer users to manually type in passwords or provide a thumbprint. The myris works by converting an individual's iris patterns to a code unique only to that person, then matches that code to a user's eyes to grant access to devices and digital platforms. It plugs into any USB compatible device and provides security for up to five users, and is compatible with Windows 7 and 8, Mac OS and Chrome OS.

Also unveiled was the 360 Fly camera, a wifi-compatible, Bluetooth-enabled camera that can take 360-degree photos and videos. It is waterproof, and can be mounted on helmets, tripods, bicycles and more. A smaller version, known as the 360 Micro Fly, will retail for $99 (€73).

The CES runs until Jan. 10.

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