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Border security conference World BORDERPOL Congress to be held in Hungary

The third annual World BORDERPOL Congress will be held December 9-11 at the Kempinski Corvinus Hotel Budapest in Hungary. According…

 

MorphoTrust awarded $85M TSA contract to expedite airport passengers

MorphoTrust USA announced it has been awarded with an $85 million contract from the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) to provide…

 

Facial recognition and biometric screening to be deployed at Australian airports

Australian Customs and Border Protection Services is rolling out facial recognition and biometric screening at the departure gates of all…

 

NIST conducting program to assess facial recognition accuracy

The U.S. National Institute of Standards and Technology announced a new program called the Face in Video Evaluation (FIVE), which…

 

Funding awarded to Binghamton University to develop electronics and biometric sensor platforms

A new Binghamton University project that proposes to develop electronics and biometric sensor platforms for human performance monitoring has been…

 

Biometrics Essential to Protecting Unaccompanied Minors Illegally Crossing US Southern Border

This is a guest post by Janice Kephart, founder of the Secure Identity & Biometrics Association (SIBA). The U.S. Department…

 

TechNavio publishes report that covers biometrics market in Europe 2014-2018

TechNavio announced it has published a new report that analyzes the present state and the growth potential of the biometrics…

 

U.S. Army seeks information from companies for biometric authentication system project

The U.S. Army has posted a “Sources Sought” request seeking information from businesses for market research purposes to help the…

 

Authentify to release extension to device-based biometric multifactor authenticator

Authentify announced at this week’s BlackHat USA 2014 conference it is introducing xFA Smart Choice, an extension to its xFA…

 

BIOMIDS names president and COO

Biometric security firm Biometric Identification and Security Systems, Inc. (BIOMIDS) announced it has named former Worcester Polytechnic Institute president Dennis…

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