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Articles By Luana Pascu

Luana Pascu is a Toronto-based writer and contributor to Biometric Update. She has also written about IoT, smart homes, NFC, cybersecurity, machine learning, and ethical issues in cybersecurity. You can follow her on Twitter @Luana_Pascu or on LinkedIn.

 

Smart Eye Technology releases multilevel biometric authentication for on-screen privacy, document security

Atlanta-based company Smart Eye Technology has launched a multilevel biometric authentication platform which blocks risky screen snooping and protects against…

 

Biometric ID cards introduced in more European countries, Canada

To improve security and prevent fraud attempts, Malta, Croatia, and Canada’s Northwest Territories announced new, biometrics-enhanced identity documents and driver’s…

 

ID4Africa reschedules AGM to 2021, virtual expo announced for November

COVID-19 restrictions on travel and large gatherings, as well as health priorities, have led to the rescheduling of the 2020…

 

Two expert-moderated biometric technology webinars on tap this week

Abu Dhabi’s Mohamed bin Zayed University of Artificial Intelligence (MBZUAI) is inviting the public to attend its free webinar titled…

 

Thirdfort raises £1M to scale selfie biometric and ID document check platform for law firms

Legal tech startup Thirdfort has raised £1 million (US$1.3 million) in a recent seed-plus funding round, bringing total funds raised…

 

New Zealand police upgrade facial recognition system for real-time CCTV biometric identification

New Zealand police have been discreetly rolling out a biometric facial recognition system that uses real-time CCTV feeds to detect…

 

BIO-key biometric authentication streamlines medical device company’s training platform

Global medical device company ICU Medical has expanded the use of BIO-key International’s biometric authentication to streamline the check-in process…

 

AU10TIX platform INSTINCT reports two-fold increase in synthetic fraud detection

INSTINCT, AU10TIX’s latest platform launched in June, has reported a double increase in synthetic fraud detection, after 15 percent of…

 

Integrated Biometrics among 3 percent of Inc. 5000 companies to make list five times

Integrated Biometrics, a leader in mobile, FBI-certified biometric fingerprint scanners, has been recognized for the fifth consecutive year in the…

 

Facial recognition lessons for the private sector from the South Wales police case

In response to the successful appeal against the legality of South Wales Police’s use of facial biometrics for automated public identification,…

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