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Macau to implement facial recognition system at borders within a year

Macau’s Director of the Public Security Forces Affairs Bureau, Pun Su Peng recently told the city’s lawmakers that a facial…

 

Neurotechnology releases new SDK version for surveillance systems based on biometric identification and object tracking

Neurotechnology announced it has released SentiVeillance 4.0 software development kit (SDK) which provides biometric face identification and object tracking for…

 

Morpho launches MorphoRapID 2 handheld biometric device

Using Morpho‘s fingerprint and face matching algorithms, and multiple credential readers, MorphoRapID 2 gives law enforcement, border control, immigration and…

 

MSU licenses facial recognition system to NEC

According to a report in MSU Today, Michigan State University is licensing its large-scale face-search technology to NEC Corp. of…

 

Hospitals using Crossmatch fingerprint solution for background checks

Crossmatch announced that Metropolitan Chicago Healthcare Council (MCHC) member hospitals have submitted over 120,000 new hire fingerprint-based background checks via…

 

Securiport a gold sponsor of 4th World BORDERPOL Congress

BORDERPOL announced that Securiport has become the Gold Sponsor for the upcoming 4th World BORDERPOL Congress in The Hague, Netherlands,…

 

IRIS to provide ePassport to Solomon Islands

IRIS Corporation announced it has secured a US$22 million contract to provide the next-generation ICAO compliant ePassports with biometrics technology…

 

World’s largest biometrics database leverages Big Data architecture

A recent news report in Forbes has revealed that the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) uses MapR products to…

 

U.S. updates visa waiver program with new biometric capabilities

The Obama administration has made some key changes to the visa waiver program (VWP), including more effective tracking of past…

 

Philippines’ Comelec ordered to not drop 2.5M voters who failed to submit biometrics

The Philippines’ Supreme Court (SC) temporarily ordered the Commission on Elections (Comelec) not to disable the registration of 2.5 million…

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