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."

 

iProov wins contract with CBP for self-serve passenger entry facial recognition tech

UK-based iProov has been selected by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science & Technology Directorate’s Silicon Valley Innovation Program…

 

U.S. Army researchers develop method for matching infrared facial images to existing databases

U.S. Army researchers have developed a technique for converting a thermal image of a person’s face to a visual one…

 

Judge rules BIPA suit against Facebook can proceed with class action certification

A lawsuit against Facebook will continue with class action certification after U.S. District Court Judge James Donato found it the…

 

Welsh police match fingerprint from WhatsApp image

South Wales Police have convicted a drug dealer on 11 charges based on fingerprints captured from a photograph in a…

 

Vision-Box receives Privacy by Design certification for Orchestra platform

Vision-Box has announced that its Orchestra identity management platform has been granted Privacy by Design certification by the Privacy by…

 

Google, Microsoft, and Infineon reveal FIDO2 implementations at RSA

Microsoft and Google security team leaders will present the new authentication options available in their browsers and other core products…

 

Ingenico launches new mobile biometric POS terminal

Ingenico Group has launched its Move/2500 B mobile POS terminal, featuring fingerprint authentication and compliance with PCI-v5 and STQC. Financial…

 

IrisGuard honored for blockchain payment tech

IrisGuard has won the International Innovator of the Year award at the second annual LendIt Fintech Industry Awards for its…

 

Startup DeepCam emerges from stealth with AI and facial recognition retail product

AI company DeepCam has come out of stealth mode after three years, launching the Retail by DeepCam plug-and-play system for…

 

Jamaica deploying public CCTV surveillance program with facial recognition

A public-private partnership to create a national CCTV surveillance program in Jamaica for public safety and security purposes is receiving…

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