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Credence ID

Credence ID, LLC is headquartered in the San Francisco Bay Area and focuses exclusively on mobile biometrics and credential reading technology delivering an easy-to-use ID platform which consists of hardware, the Credence SDK for Android developers and CredenceCONNECT for program administrators. The company possesses extensive technical expertise in projects involving mobile fingerprint, iris, facial recognition and credential reading technologies, and offers a broad line of mobile products.

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DHS digital credential wallet program announces first six contracts

The Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has selected six firms to develop digital credential wallets, with contracts awarded through its…

May 24, 2023

MOSIP adds more authentication providers to its compliance list

Two biometric authentication providers have attained compliance status with MOSIP (Modular Open Source Identity Platform), deepening the foundational ID system’s…

May 18, 2023

Arizona Motor Vehicle Division implements digital IDs with Credence ID scanners

Digital ID reader firm Credence ID and IT infrastructure-services company Kyndryl say they have completed and booted up a system…

May 9, 2023

SOTI certifies Credence ID’s ECO authentication device for enterprise device management

Credence ID’s handheld credential verification device, ECO, has been granted SOTI’s MobiControl certification. A company release announced that the Bay…

Jan 17, 2023

New CEOs appointed at 3 biometrics providers

Half a dozen companies in the biometrics and digital ID business have recently announced the coming on board of top-level…

Jun 17, 2022

Biometrics, digital ID companies make strong showing at ID4Africa 2022

While business during the ID4Africa 2022 Augmented General Meeting was being conducted in plenary halls and workshop rooms, the exhibition…

Apr 7, 2022

Credence ID launches handheld biometric scanner and updates fingerprint SDK

(Credence ID ECO-Identifier Credit: Credence ID) While global supply chain issues continue to cause headaches for digital hardware manufacturers, Credence…

Feb 4, 2021

Credence ID orders FAP20 sensors from Next Biometrics for mobile solution

Next Biometrics has received a purchase order of NOK 7 million (approximately US$814,996) placed by Credence ID for its FAP20…

Nov 4, 2020

Innovatrics biometric algorithms used in World Bank’s Senegal healthcare project

Innovatrics has been revealed as a partner with Credence ID in the World Bank project for a biometrics-based solution to the…

Oct 29, 2020

Credence ID mobile biometrics selected for better patient management in Senegal

Credence ID has announced it has been chosen to deploy its mobile biometrics and credential reading technology for patient identity…

Oct 15, 2020

Papua New Guinea mobile biometric voter enrollment trial with Credence ID successful

Papua New Guinea is set to employ an upgraded biometric voter registration system as the country looks forward to its…

Jul 9, 2020

Credence ID updates mobile biometric device management platform with new capabilities

Credence ID has launched an updated version of its CredenceCONNECT platform for biometric and mobile ID management. The new CredenceCONNECT Version…

May 13, 2020

Next Biometrics inks FAP20 fingerprint sensor deal with Credence ID for lower-cost mobile devices

Credence ID has placed an initial purchase order for FAP20 fingerprint sensors from Next Biometrics to expand its line of high-end biometric…

Sep 26, 2019

Credence ID launches management tool for mobile biometric devices

New web-based management tool for mobile biometric ID deployments CredenceCONNECT has been launched by Credence ID, and the company has…

Aug 30, 2019

Business and development opportunities top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

During a week of mostly good news for the biometrics industry, top stories on Biometric Update broadly follow themes of…

Aug 15, 2019

Credence ID’s new rugged biometric ID terminal ready for most demanding environments

Credence ID has unveiled its new rugged biometric ID terminal, the CredenceTWO-R. The CredenceTWO-R builds on the CredenceTWO platform and…

Jun 19, 2019

Opportunities and risks of biometrics and digital identity in focus on day 2 of ID4Africa 2019

The second day of ID4Africa 2019 featured 16 informational tracks delving into a range of issues related to this year’s…

Jun 17, 2019

Credence ID CEO joins U.S. Presidential Advisory Council on Africa

Bruce Hanson, CEO of Credence ID, has been appointed to the U.S. Presidential Advisory Council on Doing Business in Africa,…

Apr 25, 2018

Dialogue focuses on concrete results during ID4Africa Day 2

The second day of the annual conference of the ID4Africa movement featured passionate addresses on a wide variety of topics…

Feb 20, 2018

Credence ID launches new mobile device and announces major deployments

Credence ID has announced the launch of CredenceTWO compact handheld device, which the company says is the first to combine…

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