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ID R&D launches SDK for on-device passive biometric liveness

Passive biometric liveness checks from ID R&D can now be performed on the user’s device, with the release of the IDLive…

Feb 1, 2021

ID R&D and Synaptics partnership to bring voice biometrics to smart home edge devices

ID R&D and Synaptics have partnered to integrate voice biometrics with the VideoSmart VS600 platform to enable fast and accurate identification,…

Jan 27, 2021

ID R&D voice biometrics extend WhatsApp for Business capabilities with new partnership

ID R&D has launched in-app voice biometric authentication to WhatsApp for Business in collaboration with partner Wittybots by SimpleTech. The new…

Jan 19, 2021

ID R&D passive liveness solution tackles biometric bias with new release

ID R&D says its new passive liveness detection product, IDLive Face 1.18, is built with algorithms that help close the…

Jan 7, 2021

ID R&D reports passive liveness and voice biometrics fuel 140 percent new customer growth in 2020

ID R&D more than doubled its new customers over the past 12 months, saying its growth has been fueled by explosive…

Nov 30, 2020

ID R&D biometrics and liveness selected to power Credas onboarding solution

Biometric authentication providers have signed up new customers in several industries, including a new onboarding client for ID R&D, an…

Nov 10, 2020

ID R&D selfie biometrics and passive facial liveness secure cryptocurrency account onboarding

Passive facial liveness from ID R&D has been chosen by BitcoinPoint for frictionless customer onboarding with regulatory compliance and security assured…

Oct 15, 2020

ID R&D text independent voice biometrics integrated with Red Box for contact center authentication

ID R&D’s text independent voice biometrics have been integrated with Red Box Coversa to lower the barriers to using customers’…

Oct 12, 2020

ID R&D passive biometric liveness detection passes Level 2 iBeta testing

ID R&D’s single-image passive biometric liveness solution has passed Level 2 testing by iBeta Quality Assurance for compliance to the ISO/IEC…

Sep 14, 2020

Biometrics innovations win ID R&D top strategic potential rating, ForgeRock earns data security certification

The voice biometrics, voice anti-spoofing technology and passive facial liveness detection of ID R&D make it the Core Technology Provider…

Sep 9, 2020

ID R&D voice biometrics and anti-spoofing now available to developers through Microsoft Azure Marketplace

Voice biometrics and anti-spoofing capabilities from ID R&D are now available for Microsoft Azure customers to build into their apps. Both…

Aug 26, 2020

Consumer-grade biometrics could give enterprises false sense of security, ID R&D white paper warns

The growing popularity of biometrics in consumer devices, such as smartphones, gives some enterprises easy opportunities to adopt fingerprint, face…

Aug 19, 2020

ID R&D reports spectacular growth in passive biometric facial liveness adoption

ID R&D has signed up dozens of new customers for its passive facial biometric liveness technology during the first half of…

Aug 7, 2020

ID R&D biometric technology added to Cherry Labs’ AI video monitoring, names new sales VP for Latin America

AI video monitoring company Cherry Labs is collaborating with ID R&D to upgrade its monitoring system for assisted care with…

Aug 6, 2020

Gartner recognizes ID R&D’s innovation in biometric user authentication second year in a row

ID R&D has once again been included in Gartner’s 2020 Market Guide for User Authentication, which recognizes the company for…

Jul 8, 2020

First half 2020 results for ID R&D show biometric authentication reaching mainstream

A combination of factors have driven ID R&D to three times more customer signups in the second quarter of its fiscal…

Jul 1, 2020

ID R&D publishes paper to explain passive facial biometric liveness detection with a single frame image

Liveness detection with face biometrics is still a relatively new concept for most people, so ID R&D has published a white…

Jun 19, 2020

Biometrics in healthcare – the right place, the right time

This is a guest post by Kim Martin, Vice President of Marketing at ID R&D. Across industries, the use of…

Jun 18, 2020

Deepfake challenge results show industry leaders are ready to protect public: ID R&D executives

Biometrics experts are not discouraged by the results of the Deepfake Detection Challenge (DFDC) as they indicate state of the…

Jun 9, 2020

ID R&D biometric liveness detection chosen for low-bandwidth fraud prevention

South African KYC and compliance technology provider RelyComply has selected ID R&D’s passive facial liveness technology to improve its customer’s user…

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Passive biometric liveness detection from ID R&D adds frictionless security for voice and face

For decades the key performance measure of any biometric system was the accuracy of biometric matching. Is this the same…

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Understanding single frame passive facial liveness

Facial biometric liveness detection ensures that fraudsters cannot use high resolution print outs, masks or video to spoof face recognition…

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Feb 21, 2020The important role of liveness detection in face biometric authentication

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