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Bias allegations against facial recognition prompt legal challenge, threat

Allegations of poor performance for women and people of color by face biometrics systems have resulted in legal action in…

 

GenVis awarded face biometrics COVID monitoring contract in Southern Australia

GenVis, an AI face biometrics firm based in Perth, has been awarded a contract to provide a quarantine monitoring app…

 

Council of Europe warns against biometrics-based emotion recognition

Face biometrics should not be used to implement evaluations of employees based on emotion recognition, The Council of Europe has…

 

US senators ask online proctor firms for evidence they are fighting biometrics bias

Allegations of bias in proctoring software will never be the motivating controversy that is bias in policing facial recognition software,…

 

Biometrics could soon be subject to more data protection, AI regulations in Canada

Canada’s government is planning to bring forward legislation on consumer privacy and the protection of personal data which could have…

 

Biometric voter verification fails to ensure trusted election results in Tanzania

The shockwaves are still being felt after Tanzania’s elections on October 28, with opposition candidates arrested a week after polling…

 

Novetta wins biometric tech award; Signzy, Trust Stamp and Onfido fintech contributions recognized

Novetta’s technology for capturing biometric data from fingerprint cards has won the “Best Technical Advancement” award at this year’s FedID…

 

Lack of digital ID system costing U.S. government billions, experts tell FedID event audience

The U.S. government’s lack of a digital ID system has made it unable to prevent billions of dollars in losses…

 

UK police plan to introduce controversial biometric technology despite growing chorus of concern

An independent review of the use of face biometrics by UK police by the Ada Lovelace Institute will draw heavily…

 

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Photo by Paz B. “The lack of jobs is a crime” – March 2020 – Mar del Plata, Argentina This…

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