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Suprema fingerprint live scanner receives final SQTC certification for UID project

Suprema Inc.’s RealScan-G1 fingerprint live scanner tested in full compliance and received final certification from the Government of India’s Standardisation…

 

U.S. Homeland Security looks for interoperability on biometrics

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security uses a number of international fingerprint databases to identify individuals, and continues to explore new…

 

UK Border Agency changes requirements for biometric residence permits

Applicants outside the European Economic Area or Switzerland granted permission to stay in the UK for more than 6 months…

 

Newcastle University students vote against biometrics to track course attendance

Voting 1,206 to 320, students at Newcastle University have rejected biometric measures proposed to monitor course attendance on the school…

 

Canadian Forces looks to ramp up collection of biometric data

The Canadian Forces is ramping up its capacity to collect biometric data in case other federal government departments need to…

 

Fulcrum Biometrics takes home biometrics honor at Homeland Security Awards

Fulcrum Biometrics has been named the winner for the Best Biometric Identification Solution at the Homeland Security Awards. Now in…

 

Silanis updates e-signature platform, now supports Common Access Cards and PIV smart cards for mobile devices

E-signature provider, Silanis, has updated its Mobile e-Sign module as part of its e-Sign Enterprise platform, allowing for a more…

 

Nigerian NPC chairman looks to consolidate biometric collection efforts, says those not captured in the next census no longer Nigerian citizens

The Chairman of the National Population Commission (NPC) in Nigeria has said any Nigerian who is not captured in the…

 

Smartmatic, Haiti partner for national biometric civil ID and registry

The government of Haiti has announced it will partner with Smartmatic to modernize the Caribbean country’s civil and identity registry…

 

Aadhaar number holders can now update demographics online, but NPR-Aadhaar duplication remains an issue

The Unique Identificaiton Authority of India has launched a new web portal allowing Aadhaar number holders to correct or update…

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