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GAO report shows a need for privacy guidelines regarding facial recognition

Senator Al Franken (D-Minn.) said the recently-released Government Accountability Office (GAO) report on facial recognition technology serves as “a reminder”…

 

MasterCard partnership brings Samsung Pay mobile payment service to Europe

Credit card firm MasterCard is extending its global partnership with Samsung Electronics Co. by leveraging the MasterCard Digital Enablement Service…

 

BMO Harris Bank, Citizens Bank offer Touch ID fingerprint authentication

BMO Harris Bank has integrated Touch ID and Passcode technologies into its mobile banking app, enabling customers to log into…

 

Colorado Rockies install Clear biometric technology at Coors Field stadium

Denver’s Coors Field stadium has deployed Clear’s biometric technology, enabling Colorado Rockies fans to soon bypass long security lines by…

 

Wells Fargo pilots SpeechPro’s combined face and voice authentication technology

Wells Fargo announced it has launched a pilot program of SpeechPro’s biometric technology that enables its business customers to log…

 

NHS Foundation Trust orders additional Precise Biometrics Tactivo smart card readers

Precise Biometrics has received an additional order for Tactivo smart card readers from an English National Health Service (NHS) Foundation…

 

Selfies to emerge as both payment, anti-fraud solution

MasterCard is now encouraging everyone to use their smartphones to “take a selfie”. The payment company is currently testing new…

 

Customs to conduct biometric exit pilot at 10 U.S. airports

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) announced it will conduct the BE-Mobile Air Test in which it will collect biometric…

 

Australian Immigration plans to implement new biometric border clearance system

Australian Department of Immigration and Border Protection is moving ahead with its plan to overhaul the customs and border process…

 

Morpho installs fingerprint terminals in Turkish police stations

Morpho (Safran), through its local partner Olcsan, announced that it has provided biometric fingerprint identification terminals to nine Turkish police…

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