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Lockstep Group: A chat with founder Stephen Wilson

Stephen Wilson is an outspoken advocate for privacy and identification rights online and has been working on security systems as…

 

Major report on surveillance in Canada released

While most people are familiar with surveillance cameras and airport security, relatively few are aware of the extent to which…

 

YVR upgrades automated airport kiosks with Cross Match biometrics

The Vancouver Airport Authority has announced an upgrade to its BorderXpress kiosks, with new biometric technology from Cross March that enables international…

 

BIO-key launches new biometrics-friendly multifactor authentication solution

BIO-key International has launched a new adaptive multifactor authentication solution, which it says supports biometrics, proximity cards and challenge response questions….

 

Zwipe joins the FIDO Alliance

Zwipe has joined the FIDO Alliance, the group announced recently. “As we continue to transition from ‘start-up mode,’ it only made…

 

SIBA issues statement urging biometric exit legislation

The Secure Identity & Biometrics Association (SIBA) has issued a statement encouraging Congress to pass biometric exit legislation in the United…

 

ETS rolls out voice biometric security for English-language tests

ETS has announced that it has now integrated voice biometric identification to its TOEFL Program for English-language tests.  Voice biometrics is…

 

BI2 launches new suite of iris biometric software and SDK

Biometric Intelligence and Identification Technologies (BI2 Technologies) has just launched a new suite of standards-based iris biometric identification and tools named…

 

Animetrics gets GSA Schedule 70 contract, certified to sell facial recognition to the federal government

Animetrics has announced that it has been awarded a GSA Schedule 70 contract and is now certified to provide “Information Technology…

 

NexID launches biometric liveness detection Android app

NexID has just launched its Mobile Live Finger Detection app for Android. “At NexID, we believe augmenting fingerprint sensors with…

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