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Hikvision is a leading provider of artificial intelligence, machine learning, robotics and other emerging technologies, and is the world’s largest manufacturer of video surveillance products and solutions.

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UK panel sketches the reach of ethnicity recognition systems across China

The scale of systems behind China’s alleged persecution of minorities — chiefly Uyghurs — continue to beggar the imagination. The…

Aug 19, 2021

UK Biometrics Commissioner: Hikvision in social control surveillance joint enterprise with Chinese State

Hikvision is contracted for 21 years for joint enterprises with the Chinese State on social control projects in Xinjiang Autonomous…

Aug 16, 2021

Hikvision launches computer vision platform to centralize physical security operations

Hikvision has announced the availability of HikCentral Professional, a software that facilitates the remote monitoring of diverse, integrated physical security…

Aug 9, 2021

UK Biometrics Commissioner wades into Foreign Affairs’ ban of Hikvision products

The UK Biometrics and Surveillance Camera Commissioner Professor Fraser Sampson has responded to a letter published by Chinese camera manufacturer…

Jun 9, 2021

Some in biometric surveillance industry think Uyghur-targeting vendors are getting a pass

If the Security Industry Association was expecting a pat on the back for booting from its ranks a surveillance system…

Jun 7, 2021

Chinese facial recognition deployments in India, Europe prompt warnings

Chinese-made surveillance projects including biometrics have accelerated in India in recent years, which were developed in the aftermath of terror…

Apr 27, 2021

Face biometrics providers report gains: Aware 26 percent in Q1, Hikvision 10 percent for 2020

Aware has reported revenues of $4.4 million in its first fiscal quarter of 2021, up 26 percent on a year-over-year basis…

Apr 5, 2021

Hikvision adds new biometric access features to security software platform

Hikvision has announced a major update to its integrated security software platform. The HikCentral Professional (HCP) security software now offers…

Mar 31, 2021

China’s controversial face biometrics standards co-authored by Dahua, Hikvision, Yitu: IPVM

Leading Chinese biometrics and security camera providers helped to craft standards for ethnicity-based identification, according to an IPVM report detailing…

Mar 15, 2021

New White House, same beef with China telecom and biometrics powerhouses

The Biden administration has reinforced a position held by its predecessor that products made by five Chinese telecom, surveillance and…

Feb 19, 2021

Bosch considers dumping Dahua cameras after biometric ethnicity-warning revelations

Chinese companies making cameras for biometrics and public surveillance that have been implicated in human rights abuses could face a…

Feb 2, 2021

Hikvision to deploy 1,900 cameras with face biometrics for $33M smart city contract

Hikvision has won a contract worth an estimated $33 million to install roughly 1,900 cameras with face biometrics as part…

Jan 7, 2021

HikVision releases face biometric terminal with mask alerts for access control

Prama HikVision has introduced the DS-K1T642 series MinMoe facial recognition terminal product range to be used for crowd control, which…

Nov 19, 2020

Biometrics stocks: Remark Holdings earnings up over 300 percent, Hikvision US investment ban

Along with an impressive results announcement from Remark Holdings, biometrics providers are adjusting their financing positions, with Hikvision cut off…

Nov 3, 2020

Biometrics companies’ earnings announcements put transitions in focus

Publicly-traded biometrics and AI computer vision companies have reported earnings that both the show the impact of the pandemic and…

Aug 25, 2020

Hikvision biometric surveillance equipment gets deeper into the Baltics

Hikvision, the partially Chinese state-owned maker of video surveillance and biometric facial recognition systems, bought a Baltic-region wholesaler of surveillance…

Aug 14, 2020

Dahua and Hikvision biometric cameras not allowed at U.S. universities as contractor ban begins

The deadline for U.S. federal contractors to comply with bans on using equipment from biometric surveillance suppliers Hikvision and Dahua,…

Aug 6, 2020

Biometrics stock notes: Unisys, Hikvision, RealNetworks and Ipsidy adapt

Financial results for publicly traded companies providing biometrics continue to show a mix of disruption and growth, but attributing meaning…

Jul 30, 2020

Four new biometric temperature screening solutions roll out, early COVID-19 detection work continues

New face biometrics and body temperature screening software and solutions for preventing the spread of COVID-19 have been launched by…

Jul 27, 2020

Hikvision claims to have phased out minority recognition in biometric surveillance software

Chinese company Hikvision has confirmed offering minority recognition software based on face biometrics at a given point, but says the…

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