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SenseTime approved for potential $2B facial recognition IPO in Hong Kong

SenseTime has been approved for an initial public offering on the Hong Kong stock exchange that could bring in up between…

 

Do not keep biometric data from age verification checks, UK tech firms warned

The debate over age verification techniques for accessing online content has intensified as the developer of the first statutory online…

 

Ireland awards HID Global €15M passport processing contract

Ireland’s Department of Foreign affairs has awarded a €14.7 million (US$16.5 million) contract to HID Global’s Irish subsidiary to process…

 

InCadence migrates DoD NRTIO biometrics system to AWS cloud

Xator subsidiary InCadence Strategic Solutions is supporting the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) Biometrics Project Management Office in its migration of…

 

Frontex completes biometric Entry Exit System pilot in Spain and Bulgaria

EU border agency Frontex has completed biometrics pilot projects for the bloc’s Entry Exit System (EES) in Spain and Bulgaria….

 

Biometrics boost Nuance earnings, Prodigy shift to service model progresses

Nuance has reported GAAP revenues of $333.1 million for the fourth quarter of its fiscal 2021 year, up from $307.7 million…

 

Fingerprint Cards splits mobile biometrics, payments into separate subsidiaries

Two new business units are being formed after a strategic review by Fingerprint Cards to serve its different groups of customers…

 

Facial recognition deployments with lax regulation under scrutiny worldwide

Several facial recognition projects around the world have recently come under scrutiny, spurred by concerns of privacy advocates that the…

 

Researchers, advocates make case for more inclusive digital ID systems in ID4Africa Livecast

Researchers on digital ID-related issues as well as digital rights advocates and civil society campaigners have deplored existing gaps that…

 

Shufti Pro wins biometric onboarding contract with Russian SIM provider

Russian SIM service provider Birka has selected Shufti Pro to provide biometric ID verification for customer registration. Birka customers will…

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