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Articles By Chris Burt

Chris Burt is the editor of Biometric Update. He has also written nonfiction about information technology, dramatic arts, sports culture, and fantasy basketball, as well as fiction about a doomed astronaut. He lives in Toronto. You can follow him on Twitter @AFakeChrisBurt.

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation has renewed its commitment to digital ID, topping up its investment in the space…

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Behavioral analytics from NeuroID integrated by TransUnion to stop fraud and false positives

TransUnion has integrated behavioral analytics from NeuroID to help businesses fight fraud and reduce false positives in fraud detection. The…

 

Expanding customer base for selfie biometrics in crypto draws Trulioo to Singapore

Immediately on the heels of announcing job cuts and a pivot to focus on higher-growth areas for its digital identity…

 

Use biometric and MFA layers to block gaps in fraud protection created by digitization

Digitization continues to change the kinds of fraud opportunities available to cybercriminals, even as the most common targets struggle to…

 

Liberia’s election commission seeks clarification on biometrics procurement rerun proposal

Biometrics providers bidding on the contract for Liberia’s voter registration may get a do-over, Front Page Africa reports, with the…

 

Oosto offers advice on facial recognition implementations for stadium security

When violence occurs in stadiums and arenas, security staff are often not surprised by the identity of the perpetrators, but…

 

Trio of Apple patent filings describe biometrics innovations for various devices

Apple has had a trio of patent applications published which describe biometrics applications on a variety of iDevices. Each patent…

 

Face biometrics deployments and solutions unveiled on four continents

Developments in face biometrics from standards work to product launches made headlines over the past week. Deployments of border control…

 

UK plans next round of biometrics self-enrollment trials for apps and kiosks

The UK’s Biometrics Self-Enrolment Feasibility Trials have reached Phase 2, with a request for expression of interest from developers of…

 

Ideal Innovations wins $63M DoD multimodal biometrics collection contract

Ideal Innovations has won a $63 million contract with the Project Management Office for Department of Defense Biometrics within the…

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