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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.

 

Consensus builds on direction of digital identity interoperability, how to cut fraud

More collaboration among digital identity stakeholders is needed for everything from making reusable IDs interoperable to wrangling the massive waves…

 

NEC taps Laxton in Liberia’s third try to contract biometric voter registration kits: report

Laxton Group has been selected to supply biometric voter registration hardware and software to Liberia by the country’s National Elections…

 

Face biometrics put to the test for security from G20 to remote credential renewals

Selfie biometrics and facial recognition are prominent among the week’s top articles on Biometric Update for IFPC week. They include…

 

Facial recognition advances spurring new use cases, improvements in IFPC 2022 spotlight

Facial recognition is about to be able to accurately unmask deepfakes, match families walking through the airport all at once,…

 

Tech5 unveils integration of ID R&D voice biometrics with decentralized digital ID platform

Voice biometrics from ID R&D have been integrated with Tech5’s digital ID platform to enable tri-modal biometrics and liveness detection…

 

G20 security system’s facial recognition technology in Bali supplied by Asli and Innovatrics

Details regarding the facial recognition technology deployed at the G20 summit in Bali, Indonesia have begun to slowly emerge, including…

 

US Army signs directive to set policies for biometrics collection, anticipate future needs

The U.S. Army has signed its first biometrics directive to consider how it will use the technology in the future,…

 

Facial recognition research community going beyond the algorithm to improve accuracy

The concept of ‘garbage in, garbage out’ applies to biometric systems just as easily as it does to coding or…

 

On-demand webinar – Biometrics at the Edge

Edge computing is one of the major trends in infrastructure for IT systems, including those that use artificial intelligence. But…

 

Anonybit passwordless decentralized biometric authentication platform certified by FIDO

The end-to-end passwordless authentication platform from Anonybit, Genie, has received FIDO certification, the company announced. Genie provides a bridge between…

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