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 politician proposes new biometric entry and exit system to prevent threats from EU

The limited data UK’s Border Force has on people travelling to the UK from the European Union with a biometric…

 

Biometrics for online authentication and digital ID industry growth most read this week

The growth of the digital identity industry, public uncertainty about it, and the near-term future of digital ID adoption provide…

 

Biometrics to drive airports security market growth as China invests and new deployments announced

Biometric systems are expected to lead the market for airport security systems in growth over the next five years, as…

 

Protecting digital identity and supporting industry in Europe priorities for new EC President

Protecting the digital identity of individuals “is the overriding priority” for incoming European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen as…

 

Idemia to supply biometric ID cards to Morocco for online services and transactions

The new biometric national ID smartcard for Morocco will be supplied by Idemia, which announced the deal to supply the…

 

Global biometrics revenues to approach $43B by 2025: market research briefs

New market research reports suggest major gains ahead for the biometrics industry as a whole, automatic identification and data capture…

 

IriTech targets online transaction security with iris biometrics-based encryption

IriTech has announced the development of secure ID management for blockchain applications based on biometric iris recognition. The company notes…

 

SenseTime to lead Chinese working group setting facial biometrics standards

A national-level working group led by SenseTime has convened in China to set standards for biometric facial recognition, as privacy…

 

Biometrics stocks update: Ambarella reports Q3, OneSpan opens cybersecurity R&D center in Montreal

Sales for Ambarella’s biometric cameras and other computer vision solutions increased to $67.9 million in the third quarter of fiscal…

 

Online privacy bill requiring informed consent for biometrics use proposed in U.S. Senate

A digital privacy bill has been introduced into the U.S. Senate which would require businesses to obtain permission from citizens…

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