Looking To The Cloud For Better Credential Capture, Verification and Collaboration

Earlier this summer, we published ‘Acuant Survey: Companies Look to the Cloud for Better Information Capture, Verification and Collaboration.’ Some results came as no surprise – for example, 84 percent of respondents said identity verification is either "critical' or "very...


“The Age of the Customer” – We’re Believers.

As tech geeks ourselves, we love a good tech trend report. And a recent Forrester article - The Top Technology Trends To Watch: 2016 To 2018 - did not disappoint. The big takeaway, according to Forrester, “The Age of the...


Consumers Prefer Self-Service Kiosks at Banks

Mercator Advisory Group’s customer insight report revealed that even though American consumers typically prefer to deposit their checks with bank tellers, they’re increasingly using self-service methods to deposit their checks. The advisory group surveyed over 3,000 American customers over the...


OPM Breach Increases Identity Theft Concerns

The Office of Personnel Management disclosed that an additional 4.5 million fingerprints were compromised in the security breach that occurred on their networks in 2014. Initially, the OPM thought that only 1.1 million fingerprints were compromised. Now, they’ve found that...


Retail Clinics Offer Accessibility to Patients

Healthcare professionals are noticing that retail clinics are offering patients convenient and low-cost primary healthcare. The convenience and accessibility of retail clinics, according to a report by consulting firm Manatt Health and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, can help build...


Hospitality at its Finest: How to Make your Customers Really, Really Happy.

It’s the end of September and the official end of the summer season. And as we look in our rearview mirror and wave good-bye to our favorite vacation spot , we can’t help but recall what made that visit so...


Airports Plan to Invest in Self-Service Kiosks

According to the 2014 SITA/ACI Airport IT Trends Survey, airports will be investing in more technology to improve the passenger processes. The researchers surveyed IT executives from 106 of the top 200 airport operators around the world. Around 86% of...


Patients Worry about Medical Identity Theft

A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association shows that healthcare data breaches are on the rise, which has left consumers worried about medical identity fraud. From 2010 to 2013, nearly 1,000 large healthcare data breaches have...


International Traveling is Popular Worldwide

People around the world are interested in traveling internationally, and Americans in particular want to travel overseas. The U.S. is the world’s second largest outbound market, and grew by 6% in 2014, according to figures from the latest UNTWO World...


Study Shows Consumers Buy from Familiar Sites

Instead of heading out to brick-and-mortar stores, consumers now prefer to look for products to buy online. According to a report released by and, shoppers are increasingly looking to digital retail marketplace platforms for products before going on...


Help Prevent Medical Fraud with ID Verification

Healthcare computer networks have become big targets for hackers because they hold a lot of personal information about patients. In the past year, health insurance companies like Anthem, Premera Blue Cross, and CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield experienced data breaches that affected...


Retail Clinics Appeal to Consumers

CVS recently announced that it’s planning on buying Target’s pharmacies and retail clinics for $1.9 billion. If CVS buys Target’s 1,660 pharmacies and 80 retail clinics, it will be the nation’s largest retail pharmacy chain. The deal was proposed after...

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