Biometric Update for November 23, 2020

Daily biometrics news and exclusive features about biometrics companies.

By Chris Burt

A prominent trio of biometrics researchers have proposed a way to remove the difference, or bias, from facial recognition performance…

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By Katya Pivcevic

The next few weeks are packed with online events, webinars and conferences all in the field of contactless biometrics, digital…

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By Blank Rome LLP

This is a guest post by Jennifer J. Daniels, Jeffrey N. Rosenthal & David J. Oberly, attorneys at Blank Rome…

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By Chris Burt

Using open-source technology to stand up a foundational digital identity system with biometrics allows governments to use their human resources…

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By Zac Cohen

Guest post by Zac Cohen, Chief Operating Officer at Trulioo. The COVID-19 pandemic stopped much of the world in its…

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By Chris Burt

When they are finally established, U.S. digital IDs will likely be based on smartphones and biometrics, U.S. Congressman Bill Foster,…

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By Dr. Mohamed Lazzouni

Guest post by Dr. Mohamed Lazzouni, Chief Technology Officer, Aware, Inc. As COVID-19 continues to accelerate digital transformation and more applications move…

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By Chris Burt

Idex Biometrics has filed its preliminary prospectus with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering on…

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By Zac Cohen

Guest post by Zac Cohen, Chief Operating Officer at Trulioo. The COVID-19 pandemic stopped much of the world in its…

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By Lina Andolf-Orup

Guest post by Lina Andolf-Orup, Senior Director, Global Marketing & Comms at Fingerprints Biometric technology is booming. Over 80 percent…

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By Chris Burt

Apple is asking a U.S. federal court judge to reverse a judgement remanding a pair of claims to state court,…

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By Chris Burt

Biometrics in support of digital ID, and the growing momentum towards digital credentials in general made up the main theme…

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By Jim Nash

How can the U.S. health care industry meaningfully tap biometrics for patient-matching, something that is assumed will be a boon…

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By Chris Burt

iProov has cracked the top five on Deloitte’s 2020 UK Technology Fast 50 list with a 6,351 percent growth rate in…

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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

Using open-source technology to stand up a foundational digital identity system with biometrics allows governments to use their human resources…

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Digital Identity in Developing Nations

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 Marrakesh, Morocco October 27-29, 2021.

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