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Angola seals financing agreement for $139M biometric passport contract

The green light has now been given for the supply of a new generation biometric passport for Angola after a…

 

Maldives launches eFaas digital ID app for public preview

Authorities in the Republic of Maldives have unveiled a mobile application for the country’s national digital ID (eFaas) system. The…

 

iProov, FacePhi certified under UK Digital Identity and Attributes Trust Framework

Two digital identity verification firms, iProov and FacePhi, have now been granted official recognition via the UK Digital Identity Certification…

 

South Africans get their chance to comment on national ID bill

The Republic of South Africa’s Department of Home Affairs is inviting public comments on its draft National Identification and Registration…

 

Sensory fast-tracks accurate custom voice UIs using ChatGPT generative AI

U.S.-based software company Sensory has updated its VoiceHub online portal to include new generative AI (artificial intelligence) features. According to…

 

Socure updates KYC solution, improves onboarding rates for Gen Z customers

Digital identity verification platform provider Socure has claimed it can verify the identities of over 70% of 18-year-olds opening their…

 

Digital ID key in Kenya’s digital transformation agenda: Eliud Owalo

(Dr. Joseph Atick, Eliud Owalo, and Julius Bitok on stage at ID4Africa 2023) In Kenya, the idea of a national identity…

 

Apple patents multi-function digital ID with liveness, other security features

A U.S. patent has been awarded for binding biometric authentication to a person’s digital ID. It likely will be combined…

 

Alice Biometrics earns high-security certification in Spain

Alice Biometrics says it is the first software company approved by Spain’s National Cryptologic Center to meet the agency’s highest…

 

Idex Biometrics and AuthenTrend partner on biometric access cards

Norwegian fingerprint biometric solutions provider Idex has entered a new collaboration with Taiwan-based, FIDO2-certified firm AuthenTrend. In particular, the companies…

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