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God particle to benefit humankind and biometrics

This week, a fundamental base component of the universe was found. Physicists working at the CERN Large Hadron Collider, the world’s…

 

Physicists find ‘God Particle’

Peter Higgs, a Scottish physicist from Edinburgh University proposed how the universe came about and why we have mass. He…

 

Biometrics to streamline delivery of Indian food aid

India will introduce biometric devices at point of sales in its Public Distribution System: The Public Distribution System is an…

 

Bureaucratic turf war slowing India’s biometric efforts

The Registrar General of India (RGI) has completed the data entry of nearly 670 million people along with the biometrics…

 

Nigeria lawmakers call for biometric scanners at borders

A resolution by Rep. Emmanuel Ekon and 23 others was unanimously received and adopted by the Nigerian House of Representatives…

 

Biometric voice recognition software can detect Parkinson’s Disease

Professor Max Little, from the University of Oxford, has been using algorithms in voice recognition software to detect changes in…

 

South Africa rolls out social security biometric payment system

The South African Social Security Agency (SASSA) will have their hands full as it implements the new biometric payment system….

 

Biometrics to make employment payments in rural India more reliable, transparent

The Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Scheme is currently attempting to redress issues such as delay in payments to beneficiaries…

 

Russian athletes fail biometric testing, banned from Olympics

Doping has ended the Olympic dreams of three Russian female runners: Evgeniya Zinurova, Nailya Yulamanova and Svetlana Klyuka. The trio…

 

Resolution proposed to have NYS private school employees fingerprinted

New York City Council, led by Speaker Christine Quinn, is calling for a state law that requires all applicants for…

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