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Axon pledges not to add facial biometrics to body cameras on Ethics Board recommendation

Police body camera maker Axon has decided not to commercialize biometric face matching products on its body cameras, on the…

 

NIST validates Aratek BIONE algorithm interoperability in MINEX III test

Aratek has announced that its BIONE fingerprint algorithm has been validated to the MINEX III standard, boosting BIONE’s PIV credentials….

 

Facial recognition needs commercial testing

This is a guest post by Mary Probst, Commercial Markets Manager at Gemalto, a Thales company. Facial recognition technology is…

 

FaceTec blows away top NIST FRVT facial recognition algorithm in 3D self-testing

FaceTec‘s ZoOm 3D matching algorithm has scored in its own test an accuracy rate far better than the top algorithm…

 

Biometrics companies from China and Russia could be banned from NIST FRVT

Chinese media is reporting that biometrics companies from China could soon be excluded from NIST’s Facial Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT),…

 

Gradiant places eighth in CVPR 2019 facial recognition anti-spoofing challenge

Gradiant has finished in the top 10 of the CVPR (Computer Vision and Pattern Recognition) 2019 international competition for biometric…

 

Google building impaired speech dataset for speech recognition inclusivity

Google has partnered with the ALS Therapy Development Institute and the ALS Residence Initiative (ALSRI) to gather voice samples from…

 

Facial recognition controversies draw increasing attention

Controversy continues to swirl around biometric facial recognition, with U.S. House Committee hearings, legal challenges, and new revelations about who…

 

German facial biometrics startup Saffe touts overall top-15 NIST testing result

Saffe Ltd. has placed 14th in the National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST) Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT), based…

 

CBP does not have data to assess racial bias in Biometric Exit facial recognition

U.S. Customs and Border Protection does not gather data on race and ethnicity, and therefore is not able to assess…

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