DALLAS, June 20, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --
According to a new market research report "Next Generation Biometric Technologies Market - Global Forecast & Analysis (2012 - 2017)" published by MarketsandMarkets (http://www.marketsandmarkets.com), the total biometric technologies market is expected to reach $13.89 billion by 2017, at a CAGR of 18.7%.
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"Biometric" implies the identification or authentication of humans by their traits such as face, fingerprint, voice, iris, palm, DNA, and signature. Biometric authentication has become the most important part of security due to increase in unauthorized immigration, visa frauds, border intrusion, etc. It has increasingly getting deployed at all the security checkpoints of airports, stations, commercial complex, retail malls, etc. Biometric technology provides accurate authentication and negligible margin of duplicity or error.
The 2002 film Minority Report features extensive use of casual Iris/Retina scanning techniques for both personal Identification and Point Of Sale transaction purposes. The main character changes his official Identity by having his eyes transplanted, and later accesses a security system using one of the removed eyes.
The movie Gattaca portrays a society wherein there are two classes of people: those genetically engineered to be superior (termed "Valid") and the inferior natural humans
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