Biometric Update for May 16, 2021

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Chris Burt

Government digital ID efforts and investments in biometric technology made up most of the top stories on Biometric Update over…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

Alcatraz AI has entered a new biometrics partnership with security solutions provider Netronix Integration. As part of the new collaboration,…

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By Chris Burt

In an upbeat round of earnings announcements from publicly traded companies in the identity space, Safr biometrics offset declines elsewhere…

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By Javad Jarrahi

Over the past year, major portions of stimulus money went into providing extended unemployment benefits to aid individuals and families…

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By Chris Burt

The increasing tracking and use of athletes’ biometric data, combined with growing interest in the data for a range of…

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By Chris Burt

Yoti has improved the accuracy of its biometrics-based age estimation algorithm for the important 13 to 15 year age group,…

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By Chris Burt

Suprema Inc. has updated its X-Station access control system with support for touchless mobile access, QR codes and RFID cards.…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

A new survey published by SellCell has revealed soaring rates of Apple user satisfaction and brand loyalty, together with a…

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By Chris Burt

Current DoD biometric initiatives, including the expansion of DoD’s Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) were outlined at a recent online…

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By Chris Burt

The advance of both face and voice biometrics into automobiles have received a boost, with a major business partnership and…

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By Steve Purdy

By Steve Purdy, Vice-President Identity and Verification at Thales. Digital transformation is about to change how we prove our identities.…

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By Alessandro Mascellino

The Philippine Department of Education (DepEd) held a National Orientation event this week to introduce Student Government Officers to the…

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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 Alessandro Mascellino

The Philippine Department of Education (DepEd) held a National Orientation event this week to introduce Student Government Officers to the…

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Digital Identity in Developing Nations

Industry Insights: Guest Posts

Biometric Update Guest Posts features industry experts discussing their unique perspectives on products, services and the future of biometrics.

By Steve Purdy

By Steve Purdy, Vice-President Identity and Verification at Thales. Digital transformation is about to change how we prove our identities….

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ID4Africa

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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