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EDRi, Statewatch call for ban of EU-wide police facial recognition system

The European Commission’s ‘Prüm II’ legislation may amplify the risks of state overreach and biometric mass surveillance and should therefore…

 

Fingerprint Cards CEO Fredrikson explains corporate split as natural next step

A major structural change may not be the most obvious move for a company that is at or near the…

 

Reorg to shave millions in one-time costs for Precise Biometrics

As demand weakens for mobile phones, Precise Biometrics is losing a key member of its management team to another firm…

 

EU says it can have a digital ID wallet by ’24 regardless of challenges

The European Union is preparing for the 2024 release of its digital ID wallet, which would enable EU residents to…

 

Europol’s new rules enable sourcing of ‘third country’ biometric data

New regulations give Europol too much biometric surveillance power while cutting external oversight of the agency’s data processing and protection…

 

Fingerprint Cards CEO steps down, Hansson takes acting lead

Christian Fredrikson is out as CEO of Fingerprint Cards, parting ways in mutual agreement with the company’s board of directors…

 

Fingerprint Cards cutting costs following tough quarter for mobile biometrics

Fingerprint Cards reports third quarter earnings of 143.2 million Swedish krona (US$12.8 million), well down from SEK 354.3 million ($31.6…

 

US and EU AI regulatory proposals under the microscope

Proposals for a framework in the U.S. and a set of laws in Europe to govern the development and use…

 

Biometrics use by law enforcement criticized in three European countries

Europe continues to wrestle with privacy issues around the collection of sensitive biometric data by law enforcement. In France, Norway,…

 

Precise Biometrics extends YOUNiQ contracts in Sweden, unveils Algo division plans

Precise Biometrics has unveiled a series of updates, extending a partnership with rental space solutions firm Algeco and welcoming new…

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