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Australia signs agreement to share DNA information with U.K. authorities

A new agreement will allow U.K. and Australian authorities to quickly exchange the DNA data of suspects between the two…

 

Dell adds depth-sensing 3D cameras in new tablet and upcoming PCs

Dell will be releasing its first tablet with RealSense 3D imaging later this month, and it plans on adding this…

 

OASIS creates IBOPS committee aimed at developing server-based biometric identity standards

OASIS, a standards consortium that drives the development, convergence and adoption of open standards in a variety of technologies, has…

 

SecureTech 2014 highlights Canadian developments in biometrics and surveillance

World-class speakers, decision-makers and influencers from the public safety, emergency management and security industries gathered this week in Ottawa, Canada,…

 

Ukrainian government to procure 600 terminals to aid in biometric passport rollout

The Ukrainian government has announced it is procuring 600 terminals to issue biometric passports, to which they are allocating roughly…

 

Biometric identification news from Uganda, Kenya and Nigeria

Uganda to Procure Biometric Passport System Uganda’s directorate of Citizenship and Immigration Control has started the process of procuring electronic…

 

Borer FUSION Fingerprint PIN Reader supports multi-factor authentication

Providing high security as part of an access control system, the FUSION Access Control Biometrics Reader from Borer supports multiple…

 

NXT-ID and Giesecke+Devrient become FIDO Alliance members

The Fast IDentity Online Alliance or “FIDO Alliance” has welcomed secure communication and identity management solutions provider Giesecke & Devrient…

 

Fuel3D gets $6.4 M in new funding round, looking at biometrics

3D scanning solutions provider Fuel3D, which successfully Kickstarted a high-resolution handheld 3D scanner last year, has closed a $6.4 million…

 

Computer scientist making iris recognition more secure

Computer scientist Oleg Komogortsev and a team at Texas State University are working to make iris recognition more secure and…

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