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US Civil Rights Commission kicks off investigation on facial recognition

Facial recognition and its use by U.S. federal agencies is becoming a new target of investigation for the U.S. Commission…

 

Lawmakers, activists, pornographers haggle over the future of North America’s children

The tug-of-war between legislators aiming to protect kids under 13 and activists who say their efforts curb freedoms could soon…

 

Deepfakes are a threat to India’s democracy but also video KYC: report

India is facing a proliferation of deepfakes that could spread misinformation during elections. More importantly for the biometrics industry, deepfakes…

 

Australia wants to include more providers in national digital ID scheme

The Australian government is working on expanding the national digital ID system to include more digital ID providers – and…

 

Bug bounty announced for the Worldcoin project

Backers of the Worldcoin cybercurrency protocol project say they have created a bug bounty program for the project, which will…

 

Use liveness detection to cut stolen data’s value, and explain why: panel

The information that people present as evidence of their identity claims is widely available enough on the internet to undermine…

 

Lawmakers try again for US bill that opens forensic black boxes

A pair of U.S. politicians have introduced a bill to open black-box forensic algorithms used in criminal trials. The AI…

 

Biometrics upgrading borders, digital IDs and economies but the pace is uneven

Biometrics at borders made up two of the most-read stories of the week, with another call for the UK to…

 

New Zealand grocery stores adding facial recognition, police want open discussion

Facial recognition is entering New Zealand’s grocery stores and the rapid expansion of the technology has been filling the country’s…

 

More disconcerting financial news in biometrics

Financial reports for fiscal 2023 are out, and the picture is a now-familiar mixed bag. First, digital identity and fraud…

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