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SEOUL, KOREA, Aug 15, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Suprema, a global leader in biometrics and identity solutions, today announced that the company's BioSign mobile fingerprint authentication algorithm has been selected by Samsung for the Galaxy J5 2017 and Galaxy A7 (for SK Telecom) smartphone models. Partnering with Egis Technology, a Taiwan-based sensor provider, Suprema provides its integrated solution to global smartphone manufacturers. Suprema introduced BioSign 2.0 in February at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Enhanced by latest AI technology, BioSign 2.0 supports small fingerprint sensors and offers robust authentication performance over time and environment. Moreover, BioSign 2.0 provides exceptional versatility in integration as it supports different shapes and types of fingerprint sensors. BioSign 2.0 is an essential solution for mid-to-low range smartphon... (more)

25th GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS 2017) Officially Opens

BSD City, INDONESIA, Aug 14, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - The GAIKINDO Indonesia International Auto Show (GIIAS 2017), Indonesia's premiere international automotive event, opened the doors to a 25th anniversary edition on Thursday, August 10. Endorsed by OICA (International Organization of Motor Vehicle Manufacturers) and organized by GAIKINDO (Association of Indonesian Automotive Industries), GIIAS 2017 runs from August 10 - 20 at the Indonesia Convention Exhibition (ICE) in BSD City, near Jakarta. GIIAS 2017 is presenting the latest range of vehicles, products and technologies from ... (more)

TOYOTA GAZOO Racing Looks to Continue Momentum on German Asphalt

Car 11 (Juho Hanninen, Kaj Lindstrom) Toyota City, Japan, Aug 14, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - After a hugely successful home event in Finland, the TOYOTA GAZOO Racing World Rally Team now heads to Rally Germany for the next round of the 2017 FIA World Rally Championship season. As only the second pure asphalt event for the Yaris WRC, the main objective is to further develop the car on sealed surfaces. The team aims to maintain its confidence, while switching to a new focus on asphalt. http://www.acnnewswire.com/topimg/Low_TOYOTAGAZOO81417.jpg Car 11 (Juho Hanninen, Kaj Lindstrom) Rally G... (more)

Finalists for the Asian Hospital Management Awards / AHMA 2017 Announced

This year's awards received 418 entries from 102 hospitals in 17 countries. MANILA, Aug 11, 2017 - (ACN Newswire) - Hospital Management Asia (HMA) has announced the finalists for the 16th Asian Hospital Management Awards (AHMA 2017). Hosted by leading health technology company Philips, the awards received 418 entries from 102 hospitals from 17 countries across Asia Pacific. For sixteen years AHMA has been recognizing hospitals in Asia that have implemented outstanding programs and best practices that served patients, hospital employees, and the community. Thirteen awards categories... (more)

Showa Denko Acquires Assets Concerning SiC for Power Devices from Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Group

TOKYO, Aug 7, 2017 - (JCN Newswire) - Showa Denko ("SDK"; TSE:4004) has decided to acquire assets concerning Sublimation-recrystallization Method to manufacture silicon carbide (SiC) wafers from Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corporation (NSSMC) and Nippon Steel & Sumikin Materials Co., Ltd. (NSMAT) by around the end of January 2018. When compared with the mainstream silicon-based semiconductors, SiC-based power devices can operate under high-temperature, high-voltage, and high-current conditions, while substantially reducing energy loss. These features enable the production of sm... (more)