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FastVein technology used during Olympic sailing events

At the Olympic sailing event held in Dorset, police used the FastVein biometric system for identity checks. The biometric system…

 

Smart Card Alliance releases biometrics white paper

The Smart Card Alliance released two educational resources this week: a smart card technology for healthcare FAQ and a biometrics…

 

SecurityStockWatch.com interviews CEO of biometrics firm ImageWare

SecurityStockWatch.com recently interviewed Mr. Jim Miller, Chairman and CEO of ImageWare Systems, Inc. (IWS), a leading developer of identity management…

 

USIS officially wins $889 million biometrics contract

US Investigations Services, LLC (USIS), the largest commercial provider of background investigations to the U.S. government, has officially been awarded…

 

Philippines launches biometric system to authenticate cash grant beneficiaries

Philippines region Eastern Visayas implemented the use of biometrics to authenticate beneficiaries of the government’s cash grant program over the…

 

FBI will continue to spend billions on biometrics

The adoption of new technologies such as facial recognition and multi-modal biometrics by the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation should…

 

Identity science goes further with a new school of biometrics

The Center for Advanced Studies in Identity Science (CASIS) is currently helping to establish a new school of biometrics known…

 

LEID Products awarded patent for Biometrics Access Control System

LEID Products’ Biometric Access Control System (BACS) was awarded of a new patent by the US Patent and Trademark Office….

 

FBI to spend $1 billion on next generation biometrics

According to the New Scientist, as part of a US$1 billion update to the national fingerprint database in the United…

 

Hamilton Police Service using new biometrics collection system

The Hamilton Police Service in Ontario, Canada will alter the way it collects fingerprint and DNA samples from convicts. The…

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