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Accenture nabs $250 million TSA contract for identity management and credentialing

The Transportation Security Administration has awarded global technology services provider Accenture Federal Services a five-year contract to create an identity…

 

10th International Summer School on Biometrics to focus on emerging issues

The 2013 International Summer School on Biometrics  takes place June 10-15, 2013 in Alghero, Italy and this year, promises to…

 

Lebanon to introduce biometric passports in 2014

Lebanon is looking to introduce biometric passports to its citizens as of 2014. This is in line with the International…

 

ValidSoft recognized by Opus Research for voice biometrics

ValidSoft, a supplier of telecommunications-based authentication, fraud prevention and transaction verification solutions, has announced that it has been recognized by…

 

Fingerprint Cards secures massive Chinese order worth US$2.9 million

Sweden-based biometric authentication components and technology company, Fingerprint Cards (FPC) has just received an order worth US$2.9 million for the…

 

Medbox announces first medical marijuana dispensing system in Massachusetts, updates financial projections

Medbox Inc., a leader in the development of automated, biometrically-controlled dispensing and storage systems for medication and merchandise announced today…

 

AllWeb Technologies launches cloud-based password manager with fingerprint verification

AllWeb Technologies recently announced the first cloud-based 2-step identity verification and password system for home users. This new system, called…

 

South African Home Affairs on target to introduce Smart ID Cards in 2013

The Home Affairs Department of South Africa has issued 100 pilot Smart ID Cards in the first two quarters of this…

 

Nigeria Customs Service looks to biometrics to put a stop to DTI and ASYCUDA hacking

The Nigeria Customs Service (NCS) announced on Monday that it would introduce biometric systems to protect from hackers gaining access to…

 

PIMS gives biometric workforce management the thumbs up

The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) will introduce a biometric workforce management system to track the attendance of its over…

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