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NEC technology deployed for Japanese digital security project in Ivory Coast

Last week a delegation from the Japanese Ministry of the Interior and Communications assessed an Ivory Coast tech project underway…

Feb 11, 2019NEC person re-identification tech matches images of people partially hidden from cameras
Jan 17, 2019NEC provides demo real-time facial recognition system for 5G lab
Jan 3, 2019NEC acquires Danish IT company KMD to deliver biometrics to public sector
Jan 2, 2019NEC updates facial recognition software with protection functionality
Dec 19, 2018NEC weighs in on regulation of facial recognition and urges biometric industry dialogue
Nov 30, 2018NEC providing facial recognition for automated check-out in Japan convenience store pilot
Nov 21, 2018NEC and NPS to showcase safe city solutions at International Security Expo 2018
Nov 12, 2018NEC featuring biometrics-based travel concept at FTE Asia Expo 2018
Nov 7, 2018NEC facial biometrics to be deployed for Rugby World Cup and busiest international airport in Japan
Nov 5, 2018NEC to feature biometric tech for financial service providers at Singapore FinTech Festival
Nov 2, 2018Women behind Homeland Security HART system, biometric exit, Gemalto Cogent algorithms honored
Oct 23, 2018NEC features biometric retail and banking concepts at Futurecom
Oct 18, 2018NEC and Arm developing secure IoT solutions for smart cities
Oct 11, 2018Chicago weighing special rules for businesses to use facial recognition for security

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