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Articles By Alessandro Mascellino

Alessandro Mascellino is a freelance multimedia journalist focusing on emerging technologies. His work has been featured on The Independent, The Mirror Online, and The Sun, among others. Alessandro is also the author of TÉKUNI, a newsletter about technology in Japan.

 

Biometric bank service access grows with Indonesian deal, Seamfix platform expansion

New ways to access banking services through biometrics are becoming available to many millions of people, as Bukalapak has joined…

 

Norway BankID to go biometric, international with OneSpan integrations

Norway’s highly successful BankID system is becoming a de facto digital ID. Its new app replaces the mobile web interface….

 

Totm Technologies to sell Incode’s biometric identity tools in Indonesia

Totm Technologies (formerly Yinda Infocomm) has signed a reseller partnership with biometric identity verification platform provider Incode. As part of…

 

NZ police illegally collecting biometric data from Māori, new investigation suggests

New Zealand police forces are unlawfully taking, storing, and using people’s private biometric information according to a joint investigation by…

 

Embedding digital identity in the Jyväskylä Smart City Project

Smart cities will be able to create their own interoperable digital identities for residents, thanks to approaches developed by cybersecurity…

 

CAF welcomes Emma Lindley as director to expand digital ID reach internationally

Companies focusing on biometrics and digital ID technologies have acquired new talent for data protection, human resources and product development…

 

Apple event: iPhone 14 Pro reframes Face ID array, new temperature sensor for Apple Watch 8

Apple unveiled its new iPhone 14 lineup at its ‘Far Out’ fall event on Wednesday, alongside all the features of…

 

Experian wins digital ID infrastructure contracts, UK govt digitization continues

The UK government has awarded Experian two new contracts to provide digital identity infrastructure, with a combined value of nearly…

 

Australian state contracts Unisys to deploy iris and face biometrics in prisons for $12.8M

The New South Wales (NSW) government in Australia has entered a $12.8 million contract with American IT firm Unisys to…

 

Fully-Verified closes funding round to expand biometric verification in Europe, KYC offerings

Estonia and Poland-based company Fully-Verified has announced a new funding round by Fernando Herrera, Risto Valtakari, Dariusz Dwornikowski, Samuli Koski-Lammi,…

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