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Wirecard introduces palm biometrics payment terminal

Wirecard is adding a palm biometrics payment terminal to its expanding portfolio of biometric ayments solutions that enable fast, convenient…

 

Key themes and debates emerge as ID4Africa opens

Digital identity themes, challenges, problems and progress came to the fore in Johannesburg as delegates from African governments, international agencies…

 

Zwipe and Infineon partnership focuses on tap and go payments for biometric cards

Zwipe and Infineon have extended their partnership with a long-term non-exclusive cooperative agreement to co-define and develop advanced system-on-chip solutions…

 

ID4Africa Identity Council chooses leadership and direction for African ID systems

In the inaugural meeting of the ID4Africa Identity Council (IIC), Mory Camara, Director General of Guinea’s ANGEIE (National Agency of…

 

Biometrics companies from China and Russia could be banned from NIST FRVT

Chinese media is reporting that biometrics companies from China could soon be excluded from NIST’s Facial Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT),…

 

Israel’s Biometric Database Authority fails to report 2 security incidents

Israel Hayom reports that the Israeli National Biometric Database Authority (BDA) failed to report two information security incidents to the…

 

U.S. government planning three new biometrics contracts

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is progressing toward the replacing its legacy IDENT biometric system with the new Homeland…

 

AnyVision closes $74 million funding round with participation from M12 and DFJ Growth

AnyVision has closed its $74 million Series A financing round with new investment coming from M12 Microsoft’s venture fund, DFJ…

 

NEC fingerprint identification system being deployed for Kerala State Police in India

NEC announced today that NEC Technologies India (NECTI) has partnered with the Centre for Development of Advanced Computing (C-DAC) (Note…

 

Suprema integrates biometrics tech with Nedap AEOS access control, heads to IFSEC

Suprema has integrated its latest BioStar 2 solution into Nedap’s access control system, AEOS, enabling organizations to use Suprema’s fingerprint…

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