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iProov to provide facial verification for UK Home Office service mobile apps

Biometric facial verification provider iProov has announced it is part of a multi-year contract from the UK Home Office for…

 

London police chief says laws and regulations holding back use of facial biometrics

London Metropolitan Police Chief Cressida Dick says the force’s attempts to use facial recognition on CCTV cameras are being hindered…

 

Locked NFC reader keeps UK government Brexit visa app from working on iPhones

Efforts by the UK government to have 3.5 million EU citizens living in the UK apply for “settled status” before…

 

UK airport facial recognition ePassport gates to become available to non-Europeans

Use of the ePassport gates at UK airports will become available to travelers from several countries outside of the EU…

 

Mastek wins UK Home Office Biometrics Programme contract

Mastek has been awarded a contract to provide strategic application development and support capability for the UK Home Office Biometrics…

 

Yoti revealed as facial recognition provider for Heathrow curb-to-gate deployment

Heathrow’s planned £50 million facial recognition roll-out it hails as a “biometric revolution” will leverage passenger authentication through the Yoti…

 

Facial recognition deployed for curb to gate automation at Shanghai airport, planned for Heathrow

Self-service facial recognition kiosks have been deployed at Shanghai Hangqiao International Airport for flight and baggage check-in, security clearance, and…

 

WorldReach signs multi million-pound contract with UK Home Office for biometric digital onboarding

The UK Home Office has contracted WorldReach Software to provide digital enrollment with facial recognition and liveness detection through user…

 

Construction sector increasingly using biometric entry systems for site access

The number of biometric access control systems deployed at UK construction sites has increased by 59 percent from January 2016…

 

Lloyds Banking Group deploys Nuance voice biometrics

Lloyds Banking Group and biometrics and conversational AI expert Nuance Communications announced today their collaboration on a secure voice biometrics…

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