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Biometric tracking and monitoring for released inmates and home confinement applications

With criminal justice systems considering releasing low-risk inmates from incarceration to help mitigate the transmission of the COVID-19-causing coronavirus, Precision…

 

NEC names new CEO of India HQ to foster biometrics and digital business growth

NEC Corporation and NEC Technologies India have named Aalok Kumar as President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of NEC Technologies…

 

FATF encourages digital onboarding, UK regulator allows selfies as proof of ID to keep funds moving

The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is encouraging government to work with financial institutions and other businesses to take advantage…

 

Onfido and GetID to provide fast biometric identity verification for online financial trading

Internet trading company Admiral Markets has announced a partnership with Onfido and Estonian omnichannel identity verification provider GetID to streamline…

 

Signicat acquires Connectis to grow share of European digital identity market

Signicat has acquired digital identity company Connectis to boost its efforts to grow its share in the identity verification market,…

 

Feitian and Fingerprint Cards partner as payment card made with Idex Biometrics certified by UnionPay

Feitian has formed a partnership with one leading biometrics company and reached a milestone along with another one. Fingerprint Cards…

 

Trusona granted U.S. patent for anti-replay technology for passwordless authentication

The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has issued a patent for Trusona’s anti-replay technology for passwordless authentication, the…

 

Politically closed China keen on programmatically open AI

The Chinese news service Xinhua is reporting that that nation’s authoritarian government is promoting the use of open-source artificial intelligence…

 

Working from home goes viral in the age of coronavirus

This is a guest post by Corey Williams, Vice President of Strategy for Idaptive. This has happened fast. Just a…

 

Face mask popularity prompts new biometric datasets for sale, FaceID work around in China

Datasets consisting of images of people wearing facemasks are being sold online for miniscule prices in China, according to Abacus,…

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