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A wheeled, facial recognition-armed robot being sold as a security dog, a family member and a pet monitor is being…

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UK digital identity program stalls, DCMS calls for industry support at OIX

Digital identity products are live in the UK, but industry help is needed to for the country to build momentum…

 

Paravision launches biometric search engine and tips expanded focus at Converge

Paravision has launched an image search engine and new and improved biometric liveness detection capabilities among the latest product updates…

 

InnoValor brings NFC-powered biometric solutions to the UK with new London office

InnoValor, a digital ID provider headquartered in the Netherlands, announced it will open a new office in London, UK. As…

 

US Congresspeople really, really want a vote on a national data privacy standard

The United States is close enough to mid-term elections to read the fine print of polling rules. It is so…

 

Liability of AI applications under scrutiny in UK, Canada

Artificial intelligence (AI) applications, particularly those focused on biometric data gathering, have recently come under another round of scrutiny both…

 

Union Community and TBS expand partnership for biometrics collaboration, distribution

A memorandum of understanding has been signed between Korea-based Union Community and Swiss Touchless Biometric Systems to both expand their…

 

Vietnam govt-owned VNPT’s face biometric algorithm debuts in NIST FRVT

The face biometrics technology of Vietnam-based VNPT, FaceID, has scored in the top 15 in the latest Face Recognition Vendor…

 

Ethiopia’s national digital ID prepares foundation ahead of scale-up

The lessons learned from other countries implementing digital ID systems have helped inform the development of Ethiopia’s national program, panelists…

 

Serbia lobbying Western support to carry on with smart city biometrics project amid criticism

Serbian officials are reportedly negotiating financial and technical support for U.S. and Swedish smart city tech, drawing criticism from citizens…

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