Biometric Update for February 15, 2019

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Stephen Mayhew

Dutch security researcher Victor Gevers with the GDI Foundation discovered this week that a Chinese facial recognition company left its…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Fingerprint Cards today reported a Q4 loss and said that a challenging mobile market would impact Q1 2019 sales for…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Eurotunnel and IN Groupe, formerly Imprimerie Nationale, have signed a partnership agreement to deploy facial recognition technology at Eurotunnel’s terminals,…

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By Stephen Mayhew

IDGA's 13th annual Biometrics for Government and Law Enforcement event will take place in Washington D.C. later this month. The…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Last week a delegation from the Japanese Ministry of the Interior and Communications assessed an Ivory Coast tech project underway…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Rajiv Gandhi International Airport in Hyderabad, India is installing a facial recognition system as part of the DigiYatra scheme, The…

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By Stephen Mayhew

The police department in Millville, New Jersey is getting set to roll out seven new Vigilant Solutions' vehicle license plate…

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By Stephen Mayhew

In late January four Massachusetts state senators introduced a bill that would require companies to refrain from collecting personal and…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Spanish financial services company CaixaBank has introduced ATM withdrawals using facial recognition. CaixaBank collaborated with technology partners FacePhi and Fujitsu…

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By Anthony Kimery

A recent Department of Homeland Security Privacy Impact Assessment on FEMA's Federal Insurance and Mitigation Administration’s (FIMA) Electronic Document and…

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By Chris Burt

There is a general consensus among fingerprint sensor providers and other stakeholders that millions of payment cards will be secured…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Matrix Comsec announced its upcoming participation in ISC WEST 2019 where the company will showcase its comprehensive range of IP…

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