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Mastercard launches retail biometrics program with Brazil pilot

Mastercard launches its Biometric Checkout Program for ‘pay by smile’ facial recognition payment authentication with Brazil’s Payface at five São Paulo…


ForgeRock launches AI fraud protection solution with step-up authentication

ForgeRock has expanded its portfolio of digital identity and access management solutions with the release of the Autonomous Access suite….


Jamaica picks Thales to upgrade voter identification system with biometrics

Thales has been hired to modernize Jamaica’s electronic voter ID system, strengthening voter identification and authentication with fingerprint biometrics, reports…


Nigeria suspends biometric voter registration June 30, to improve ABIS system

The chairman of Nigeria’s National Independent Electoral Commission, INEC, Professor Mahmood Yakubu, has announced that the biometric Continuous Voter Registration…


Government digital identity projects hit milestones as next-generation approaches weighed

Developments in face biometrics applications, legal wrangling and databases inspired several of the most widely-read stories on Biometric Update this…


Pindrop presents three research papers on voice biometrics, speech recognition at ICASSP

Three research papers from Pindrop have been presented at the 2022 International Conference on Acoustics, Speech, & Signal Processing (ICASSP), and indicate…


Tech5 establishes new biometric research centers in Portugal and India

Tech5 is giving its Research and Development efforts a boost with the opening of two new centers to further research…


Entersekt partners with SA bank on ecommerce security with NuData behavioral biometrics

South Africa’s Capitec Bank has deployed Entersekt‘s mobile identity authentication feature, EMV 3-D Secure, which integrates NuData Security’s behavioral biometrics….


Payments startup gets $2.85M in pre-seed for multi-biometric ID platform

Wink, a Texas company, has raised $2.85 million in pre-seed funding for its payments and biometric identity platform that combines…


Simplified logins with single sign-on authentication and federated identity verification

As people create a myriad of accounts that require unique credentials for their online activities and have to navigate the…

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