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Google adds voice recognition unlock feature to Android app

Google is slowly rolling out new voice recognition functionality to its Android Google app, according to a report by Tech…

 

Interpol World 2015 addresses terrorism and trans-border crime concerns

The opening keynote at the inaugural Interpol World 2015 addressed the rising threat of terrorism and trans-border crime, according to…

 

Israel Interior Minister presenting legislation for mandatory national biometric ID system

Israel Interior Minister Gilad Erdan is presenting legislation to enforce a mandatory national biometric identification system, according to a report…

 

Pakistan police to digitalize criminal records for centralized biometric database

Pakistan’s Inspector General of Police (ICP) ordered the completion of the digitalization of criminal records at all police stations to…

 

India’s plan to track kids from birth using biometrics hits a roadblock

In a meeting last year, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on officials to ensure that all children below six…

 

KT&C, SRI International bring biometrics to residential door locks

Korea Technology and Communications and SRI International have partnered to launch KEES, an iris recognition door lock powered by SRI’s…

 

South African bank, Department of Home Affairs combine biometric databases

South Africa’s Capitec Bank and the Department of Home Affairs have combined their biometric databases in an effort to curb…

 

SRI International demonstration of ‘Iris on the Move’ in Samsung Galaxy Tab Pro 8.4

At last month’s Connect:ID expo in Washington, DC, the exhibition hall featured 50 organizations and companies in the digital identity…

 

Global biometrics market to increase at 14% until 2020: TechSci report

Research based global management consulting firm TechSci Research has published its new report titled “Global Biometrics Market Forecast & Opportunities,…

 

American Express considering facial recognition technology

American Express Co. is testing both facial recognition and wearable technology to potentially integrate into its mobile apps in an…

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