Biometric Update for March 19, 2019

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Chris Burt

Digital transformation company Atos has developed an Advanced Access Control System (AACS) to integrate and manage NEC’s facial recognition system…

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By Chris Burt

Chinese authorities say in a new white paper they have arrested 13,000 terrorists in the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region in…

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By Don Duncan

This is a guest post by Don Duncan, Security Engineer for NuData Security, a Mastercard company Many consumers feel like…

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By Chris Burt

GenKey has launched version 4.0 of its ABIS offering for small and large-scale biometric identification and deduplication projects, with new…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Voice biometric and MFA SaaS company ValidSoft has appointed technology and cybersecurity industry veteran Mac Parra its Western U.S. regional…

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By Chris Burt

Japanese startup Vaak has developed artificial intelligence software it says can analyze behavior in footage from retail surveillance cameras to…

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By Asem Othman

This is a guest post by Dr. Asem Othman, Veridium Team Lead, Biometric Science. Biometric authentication has been billed as…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Laxton announced today its decision to centralize company resources in South Africa into its European office in Amsterdam, which has…

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By Chris Burt

Jumio has announced the launch of a new, fully automated anti-money laundering (AML) screening solution to reduce customer’s risk exposure…

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By Stephen Mayhew

Amazon announced that it is launching accuracy enhancements to the face analysis feature of Rekognition. This is the fifth model…

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By Chris Burt

More than half of British consumers believe biometrics will be used for payments in the future, compared to only 8…

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By Chris Burt

Police with the Washington County Sheriff’s Office (WCSO) have cracked a $12 shoplifting case using state-of-the-art biometric facial recognition, CNET…

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