Biometric Update for April 9, 2020

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Chris Burt

When Vince Graziani, then with Infineon, was approached about an opening at the helm of Idex Biometrics, he had questions.…

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By Chris Burt

The worldwide facial recognition market will increase at a CAGR of 14.5 percent to reach $9.93 billion by 2027, Grand…

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By Luana Pascu

OneVault has signed an agreement with the South African Fraud Prevention Service (SAFPS) to deliver a biometric fraud detection solution…

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By Chris Burt

Morocco’s moratorium on the use of biometric facial recognition has been extended until the end of 2020, with a decision…

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By Mike Boukadakis

This is a guest post by Michael Boukadakis, CEO of Enacomm. Biometric technology is turning out to be the “X…

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By Anthony Kimery

Under the Office Of Management And Budget (OMB) Acting Director Russell T. Vought's March 15 memo, Updated Guidance for the…

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By Chris Burt

With the COVID-19 outbreak making in-person visits to telecom branches for biometric SIM registration impossible, mobile service providers in India…

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By Corey Williams

This is a guest post by Corey Williams, Vice President of Strategy for Idaptive. This has happened fast. Just a…

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By Chris Burt

If Clearview AI loses access to facial images from social media after using them to train its biometric algorithm, is…

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By Chris Burt

U.S. gas stations BP and Amoco have launched an initiative supported by digital identity from ID.me to provide 50 cents…

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By Chris Burt

More than 20 people violating quarantine orders in the Russian island Sakhalin have been identified by a biometric facial recognition…

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By Jim Nash

Do you have something of immense value to lose from your phone, tablet, laptop or even from a locker protected…

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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 Chris Burt

Integrated Biometrics has published a case study detailing the use of the company’s Five-O ten-print biometric scanner to support food…

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ID4Africa 2020

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

ID4Africa 2020 will be held in Marrakesh, Morocco October 28 – 30, 2020. The theme of the conference will be “Identity 360.”

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