Hannah is Staff Writer. After graduating from the University of Coventry with an English and Journalism degree in 2016, Hannah has since developed an interest in the technology. She has a keen interest in digital transformation, innovative and emerging tech, IoT and women in tech.
Biometric technology - where biology and technology meet - can be used for many processes, especially the verification and authentication of humans. This can be deployed using fingerprint, face, voice and iris recognition, for example.
Over the years there has also been an increase in biometrics startups, again mostly focusing on providing ID verification for data security.
Here are some of the most interesting biometric tech startups in the UK.