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Concerns about Hikvision cameras are playing out government institutions, while biometrics provided by ID.me have drawn a questionable lawsuit in…

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FTC considers looking into commercial use of online biometric surveillance

Almost all discussion in the United States about facial recognition systems centers on government use and, more pointedly, on police…

 

UK officialdom have warm places in their hearts for live facial recognition

Live facial recognition, the most contentious government implementation of AI surveillance, is looking attractive to law enforcement leaders in the…

 

Philippines going digital by default? Vietnam’s national IDs ‘introduced’

Vietnam and The Philippines are moving on digital IDs, although only one of the South China Sea nations as part…

 

Canadian government plans public consultation on digital ID platform for public services

The Government of Canada is planning to launch public consultations on a digital ID framework for federal government services. The…

 

Daon digital health pass VeriFLY reaches 1M users on Carnival Cruises

Carnival Cruise Line announced that over a million of its guests have now boarded its ships after verifying their vaccinated…

 

Idex, Precise and BIO-key lead strong crop of biometrics earnings reports

Idex Biometrics earned $2.1 million in the first half of 2022, a strong increase both sequentially and on a year-over-year…

 

iProov’s Genuine Presence Assurance for face biometrics certified to eIDAS’ High Level

iProov announced it received a certification for its biometric face verification technology with liveness detection to Level of Assurance High…

 

ROC lauds algorithms’ accuracy and efficiency scores in NIST facial recognition test

Rank One Computing (ROC) has achieved impressive results in the latest Face Recognition Vendor Tests (FRVT) by the National Institute…

 

Microsoft engaging with Nigeria ID4D on capacity building, consulting on data protection

Microsoft says it will work with Nigeria’s ID4D agency to help build domestic capacity to advance the country’s data protection…

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