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Secure Technology Alliance rolls out online resource to promote mDL adoption in U.S.

Secure Technology Alliance has introduced an online educational resource to promote the adoption of mobile driver’s licenses (mDLs) to provide…


Startup AI firm impresses with massively crowd sourced biometrics algorithm training

DefinedCrowd, which bills itself as a crowd-as-a-service AI firm, has closed a $50.5 million series B funding round destined for…


FIDO launches consumer outreach with website and trust mark; eIDAS white papers and webinar

The FIDO ecosystem has been built up, and the organization is now reaching out to educate consumers on the value…


Korean hospital implements CMITech’s biometric iris recognition

CMITech’s dual iris recognition technology has been deployed by the Hallym University Medical Center hospital in Anyang, Korea for biometric…


Google testing biometric voice payments via Assistant

Google has confirmed it is testing a new Assistant feature that authorizes transactions through Voice Match biometrics, writes Android Police….


Biometrics in healthcare to see four-fold increase by 2024 to over $2.7B

Although biometric adoption in the healthcare sector was initially limited to patient identification and verification, the adoption of electronic health…


Chinese government and biometrics suppliers respond to U.S. Entity List expansion

State publication China Daily reports expert opinion that the addition of 33 new companies, including five biometrics providers, to the U.S….


ID4Africa launches registration for webinar on ID management and COVID-19

Registration is now open to attend a webinar presented by ID4Africa with some of the leading lights of identity authorities in…


Biometrics adoption rates adjust, fingerprint growth paused by pandemic, analyst Goode says

The biometrics market is seeing major shifts in demand for fingerprints and digital identity, and in sensor production due to…


Australia’s digital ID system passes $200M in costs as fee system considered

Australia’s GovPass scheme has exceeded $200 million in costs so far, as the government attempts to monetize the national digital…

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