Articles By Chris Burt

Chris Burt is a writer and contributor to 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."

 

Remark Holdings facial biometrics to secure taxi fleet in Xi’an

A fleet of more than 2,000 taxis in the Chinese city of Xi’an is being upgraded with KanKan AI technology…

 

Suprema ID responds to maturing African fingerprint market demand with BioMini Slim 3

To meet customer demand for secure FAP 30 fingerprint scanning with mobile devices in countries like Nigeria and Uganda, Suprema…

 

Emirates Airlines biometric boarding with veriScan at Dulles reaches full operation

Emirates Airlines has begun using biometric facial recognition technology developed by the Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority for boarding passengers on…

 

Google building impaired speech dataset for speech recognition inclusivity

Google has partnered with the ALS Therapy Development Institute and the ALS Residence Initiative (ALSRI) to gather voice samples from…

 

Thales reports costs and synergies of integrating Gemalto into DIS

The integration of Gemalto and disposal of its GP HSM businesses has led Thales SA to update its 2019 forecast,…

 

Socure to double development team in India to leverage local AI talent

Digital identity verification company Socure is planning to double its team of data scientists and developers in Chennai, India, from…

 

Gemalto launches biometric identity management solution for foundational national systems

Gemalto (AKA Thales Digital Identity) is launching a new Identity Management System (IDMS) for governments to build biometric foundational identity…

 

NY Police Chief argues facial recognition improves safety without infringing rights

Policing has changed a significantly over the past few decades, and biometric facial recognition has become a highly valuable tool…

 

Innovatrics launches platform to intelligently link biometric technologies

Innovatrics has announced the launch of a new Biometric Ecosystem platform to intelligently link independent multimodal technologies and customer-based services…

 

More than 4 in 5 Americans support airport biometrics, Unisys survey shows

A large majority of Americans support the use of biometrics to verify their identities at airports, amid growing concern about…

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