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.

UK airports are considering which digital identity apps, most of which include biometrics, can help them restore travelers’ confidence in…

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Shinhan Card plans facial recognition retail payments expansion in South Korea

The biometric payment system supplied by Shinhan Card to the CU convenience store at Hanyang University in Seoul has been…

 

Biometric privacy suit targets Amazon’s COVID-19 screening

Employee COVID-19 screening measures by Amazon use biometrics without satisfying the legal requirements of Illinois’ Biometric Information Privacy Act (BIPA),…

 

Zwipe orders 300K biometric fingerprint sensors from Idex for volume payment card production

Zwipe has ordered 300,000 units of Idex Biometrics’ TrustedBio fingerprint sensors to support the role-out of the Zwipe Pay ONE platform…

 

Face biometrics a big winner as everything from driver’s licenses to KYC goes mobile, remote

Digital identity credentials like mobile driver’s licenses and facial recognition made up many of the most-read biometrics news stories of…

 

User-controlled facial recognition enabled by Trueface encryption technique

Trueface has developed technology that it says enables facial recognition to be extended to a wide range of everyday processes and…

 

Biometric vehicle access forecasts climb, facial recognition features in more new car models

The market for biometrics in automobiles continues to see increased supply, with Cadillac, Buick, and China’s Human Horizons launching new…

 

Robust digital identity systems pay off for pandemic relief: ID4Africa livecast

Emergency response measures by governments in Africa and around the world have been significantly more successful where robust and dynamic…

 

Idex reports volume biometric sensor order from DWA, plans Nasdaq listing

Idex Biometrics has received a volume production order for biometric fingerprint sensors, both its current generation and the next-generation TrustedBio biometric-system-on-chip,…

 

Securiport introduces multi-modal in-vehicle biometrics for border crossings

Securiport has announced a new biometric product line to automate border processing for seamless passenger flow at land border and border…

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