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Stockton, California police testing mobile biometric identification system

For the past four years, the Stockton Police Department in California has been undergoing a trial program involving a new…

 

Police take biometrics processing drunk drivers

Central District Police in Wellington, New Zealand recently began collecting the biometric data of individuals caught driving under the influence,…

 

Report forecasts global facial recognition market to reach US$2.19 billion by 2019

Transparency Market Research has published its latest report titled “Global Facial Recognition Market- Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and…

 

Smartmatic spins off new parent company, SGO, with British lord

Biometrics voting technology provider Smartmatic announced it has launched its new venture, SGO, which will evolve the business beyond election…

 

Nuance reports $1.9 million revenue for fiscal 2014, rise in healthcare sales

Voice recognition firm Nuance Communications reported strong financial results for its fiscal 2014 and fourth quarter, earning non-GAAP revenue of…

 

VFS TasHeel International to manage biometric enrollment for Saudi visas in Nigeria

Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs department has contracted VFS TasHeel International to manage and administrate the Saudi Arabian visa…

 

Suprema wins All-Over-IP’s “best product” award for fingerprint access control terminal

Suprema announced it won the “Best Product” award for its fingerprint access control terminal, BioEntry W, at this year’s All-Over-IP…

 

Anviz, Megapar install fingerprint identification device at Paraguay airport, biometric time-attendance system at bank

Anviz Global recently partnered with distribution company Megapar Ingenieria SA to provide security solutions for the Silvio Pettirossi International Airport…

 

DHS terminates biometric deportation program

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security has announced it has terminated one of its key deportation programs, that was heavily…

 

UK Science and Technology Committee to host biometric data and technologies session

The UK’s Science and Technology Committee will hold its session November 26 at 9.15 a.m. at the House of Commons…

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