Biometric Update for January 18, 2021

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Katya Pivcevic

Plurilock Security Inc. has announced a reseller agreement for North America with network engineering provider X10 Networks Inc to distribute…

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By Chris Burt

A biometric data privacy lawsuit against Clearview AI will head back to state court after the Seventh Circuit Court of…

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By Ayang Macdonald

The proposed new policy in South Africa which seeks to have some biometric features of babies captured at birth in…

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By Chris Burt

ID.me has been selected by the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment to provide biometric identity proofing as protection against fraud…

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By Shai Cohen

By Shai Cohen, Head of Global Fraud Solutions at TransUnion COVID-19 has created a new level of anxiety for consumers…

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By Katya Pivcevic

A challenge organized by Human Pose Recovery and Behavior Analysis group as part of the European Conference of Computer Vision…

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By Chris Burt

Presentation attack detection (PAD) technology is increasingly important in biometric systems, and increasingly implemented. The technology seems to remain the…

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By Ayang Macdonald

German integrated identity solutions company Veridos says it is at the forefront of a European Union project which seeks to…

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By Harry Weber-Brown

By Harry Weber-Brown, Digital Innovation Director at TISA. There is no doubt that 2020 was a trying year for the…

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By Jim Nash

In an interview last week, an investigative reporter claims that the Hollywood sheen of biometric data has been used to…

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By Chris Burt

After seven years working on regulation of face biometrics and other technologies used for surveillance by law enforcement and intelligence…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

Apple would be reportedly working on an iPhone with a foldable screen, according to a company insider who spoke to…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

Italian fintech startup Flywallet revealed a new biometric wearable at CES 2021 last week. Dubbed Keyble, the module can be…

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By Chris Burt

Acuant and FacePhi have announced biometric onboarding wins, while Socure is extending its ID document and selfie biometric services to…

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Digital Identity in Developing Nations

With UN SDG 16.9 calling for legal identity for all by 2030, Biometric Update is taking a special in-depth focus on digital ID projects in developing countries.

By Ayang Macdonald

The proposed new policy in South Africa which seeks to have some biometric features of babies captured at birth in…

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Biometric Update has been the official journalist for the last four annual meetings of the ID4Africa ID-4-All Movement.

The 6th annual meeting of ID4Africa will be held in Morocco in October 2021.

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