Biometric Update for October 21, 2018

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Stephen Mayhew

According to company president Victor Kao, Taiwanese optical lens maker Ability Opto-Electronics Technology (AOET) expects lenses for fingerprint recognition to…

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By Chris Burt

The display of the Synaptics demo SUV is in the usual place, and not particularly large, but it provides a…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Fingerprint Cards will host a telephone conference and webcast presentation of its third quarter 2018 results on October 26, 2018…

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By Anthony Kimery

Evaluation of the efficacy, privacy issues, and expanded use of biometrics by the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) comprises a not…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Smart Packaging Solutions (SPS) announced its new and active anti-skimming solution to secure electronic passport data. S-Lock, a patented solution,…

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By Robert Capps

This is a guest post by Robert Capps, vp and authentication strategist at NuData Security, a Mastercard company. Halloween or…

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By Anthony Kimery

Coming on the heels of the Transportation Security Administration [TSA] Modernization Act -- the first ever reauthorization of TSA since…

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By Chris Burt

By 2023, nearly 579 million biometric payment cards will be used globally to enable frictionless customer authentication for higher-value contactless…

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By Chris Burt

The global market for curb to gate biometric airport automation will generate $1.3 billion in revenue from the deployment of…

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By Stephen Mayhew

RealNetworks has partnered with Brazilian video monitoring and access control solutions provider Seventh to bring the SAFR facial recognition platform…

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By Chris Burt

An official with the Airports Authority of India (AAI) says that the agency is planning to deploy kiosks at city…

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By Chris Burt

The Orlando Police Department has signed an agreement for its second test of Amazon’s facial recognition technology despite what Orlando…

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International Identity Day campaign

The campaign calls for the recognition of September 16 as International Identity Day in tribute to UN Sustainable Development Goal 16.9 which calls for legal identity for all by 2030.

The purpose of this day is to raise awareness about the important role identity plays in empowering individuals to exercise their rights and responsibilities fairly and equitably in a modern society.

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