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Ghana to test biometric voter system ahead of election

Ghana’s Electoral Commission will conduct a two-day test of its biometric voter verification system at selected polling stations from November…

 

Schiphol Airport to process 1 million passengers through e-gates

E-gates at Schiphol Airport in Amsterdam have processed nearly one million passengers and is on target to reach that milestone…

 

Kenya receives biometric voter registration kits

Kenya’s Independent Electoral and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) announced that the first of its biometric voter registration kits have arrived. The…

 

Thales to exhibit biometric systems at Paris security event

Thales will exhibit at the Cartes exhibition and conference, a leading smart technology event held in Paris that highlights security,…

 

Cross Match CEO releases statement at London biometrics event

David Buckley, CEO of Cross Match Technologies released a statement on the benefit of biometric technology during the Biometrics Exhibitions…

 

U.S. gov’t sponsors new predictive surveillance technology

Researchers at Carnegie Mellon University have developed new surveillance technology that watches human activity and predicts what will happen next….

 

New DigitalPersona fingerprint readers to be used in India

The new DigitalPersona, Inc. family of U.are.U 5100 fingerprint modules and readers will be used for India’s UID project. The…

 

Michigan State Police appoint new biometric division head

Michigan State Police has promoted Jeremy Slavish to director of the department’s Biometric and Identification Division. In his new position,…

 

Bolivia to secure borders with biometrics, using Cuban aid

Bolivia will use biometrics to increase security measures at its border crossings. The Latin American country has inked an agreement…

 

Westminster Group supplies x-ray machines to Biometrics & Security Company

Westminster Group PLC recently announced that it has secured a contract for the supply of x-ray baggage scanning systems to…

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