Articles By Chris Burt

Chris Burt is a writer and contributor to Biometric Update. He has also written nonfiction about information technology, dramatic arts, sports culture, and fantasy basketball, as well as fiction about a doomed astronaut. He lives in Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter @AFakeChrisBurt."

NEC has responded to the recent cancelation of its biometric identity services (BIS) contract with the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission…

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Driver’s license photos increasingly used by U.S. police for identification with facial recognition

Police in Hagerstown, Maryland have arrested a robbery suspect identified by comparing a photo from Instagram to the State’s database…

 

Czech bank adopts Nuance voice biometrics for secure and easy contact center authentication

Voice biometrics technology from Nuance Communications has been adopted by the Czech Republic’s largest bank, Česká spořitelna to increase the…

 

Google to open its first Africa AI research center in Ghana

Google has opened an AI research center in Ghana’s capital of Accra, to take advantage of the cities educational ecosystem…

 

European Council receives mandate to develop framework for biometric data interoperability

The Permanent Representatives Committee of the European Council has endorsed a mandate for talks on two regulations to provide a…

 

OneLogin and ShoCard partner to add blockchain to unified access management service

OneLogin has partnered with blockchain identity management company ShoCard to add blockchain to the biometric, geo-fencing, and mobility capabilities of…

 

Analyst boosts Nvidia share price target as AI facial recognition market booms

The market for mass facial recognition and traffic monitoring could be worth up to $5 billion in additional sales for…

 

Australian government cancels NEC biometrics services contract

Australia’s Federal Government has terminated a contract for Biometric Identification Services (BIS) with NEC Australia due to project delays, ARN…

 

Alibaba and TAS partner to bring facial and voice recognition to Australian financial sector

Alibaba Cloud and Australian technology provider TAS have formed a partnership to bring Alibaba’s facial recognition, artificial intelligence, and data…

 

Apple patent application describes gaze tracking system with facial recognition

The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has published a patent application by Apple for a gaze tracking system which could…

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