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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.

 

Opus Research highlights biometric fraud prevention leaders

The ‘2022 Intelligent Authentication and Fraud Prevention Intelliview’ from Opus Research names Nuance Communications a ‘leader’ in the platform provider category,…

 

Telpo eases international biometric device shipments with AEO certificate approval

Telpo has received a boost in its bid to grow its biometric device sales internationally, with an AEO (Authorized Economic Operator)…

 

Suprema plans facial recognition access control focus, new product in 2022

Suprema’s business strategy for 2022 is heavily focused on the BioStar 2 biometric access control platform, facial recognition, and mobile…

 

Bills to block biometrics use by NY state and local police reach committees

Police in New York could have their use of facial recognition and other biometrics restricted by one or more of…

 

Businesses’ desire to store less digital identity data stokes travel’s SSI brushfire

The potential use cases for self-sovereign identity to transform the travel industry are almost limitless, particularly with the impending arrival…

 

Clearview AI’s US law enforcement facial recognition footprint grows with FBI contract

The latest U.S law enforcement sign up for Clearview AI’s facial recognition-as-a-service app is a modest $18,000, one-year contract, spotted…

 

Hybrid workforces reluctant to use biometric security, Unisys reports

Only 31 percent of employees are willing to share biometric data to ensure safe entrance into a workplace, according to…

 

Rank One to supply face biometrics SDK to US Marshals Service for prisoner transfers

The U.S. Marshals Service has selected Rank One Computing (ROC) to support its Justice Prisoner Alien and Transportation System (JPATS) with…

 

New CEO for SmartSearch, biometrics veteran to Paravision among leadership appointments

Anti-money laundering (AML) software provider SmartSearch has a new Chief Executive Officer, appointing Guy Harrison to drive the company’s strategic plan…

 

Oz Forensics aces Level 2 biometric presentation attack detection test by iBeta

Oz Forensics’ face biometrics software has passed independent Level 2 Presentation Attack Detection, blocking all attempted attacks. The test was…

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