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Canada launches digital ID trust and interoperability framework with support from Yoti and SecureKey

The Pan-Canadian Trust Framework has been launched by the Digital ID & Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC) to provide set…

 

Biometric privacy claim against Pindrop and Amazon dismissed for lack of jurisdiction

Amazon and Pindrop did not violate biometric privacy law in Illinois by capturing data for voice recognition from people when…

 

Summit gathering explores edge computing, AI for vision

The field of computer vision has been changing at a rapid pace in 2020. It has been accelerated by both…

 

CBP biometrics website aims to demystify face matching service

Customs and Border Protection’s Office of Field Operations has launched a new website on its Biometric Entry/Exit program to provide the…

 

Samsung looks to improve biometric face detection, files trademark application for ToF sensor

Samsung appears to be developing a Time-of-flight (ToF) optical sensor for facial recognition, LetsGoDigital reports, and has even come up…

 

DHS biometrics expansion proposal needs longer comment period, 100+ organizations urge

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is being asked to allow a longer comment period for its proposed biometrics expansion…

 

Experian touts Biocatch behavioral biometrics, adds Onfido face authentication for onboarding

Experian is taking another step in its embrace of biometrics, implementing facial authentication from Onfido and touting the benefits of…

 

Biometrics Institute US Online Conference 2020 delves into industry challenges from innovation to ethics

Biometrics experts from NIST, the FBI, the United Nations, industry and academic leaders and privacy advocates are gathering online this…

 

Tascent announce regional biometrics support center in Malaysia

Tascent has announced the construction of a regional support center in Malaysia to serve customers of its biometric products and…

 

Thales wins contract for Swedish biometric travel and identity documents

Thales announced its subsidiary AB Svenska Pass has been awarded the contract to manufacture around 12 million biometric identity documents…

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