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Idemia upgrades INTERPOL multi-biometric system, extension to border stations planned

Idemia will supply its latest-generation multi-biometric identification system (MBIS) to INTERPOL for instant identification of criminal suspects with fingerprint and face…

 

A push to make a DHS biometric program permanent

Members of the U.S. House of Representatives are again pushing legislation that would make a decade-old biometric border-protection pilot program…

 

France chooses Thales’ biometric kiosks to meet EU border check directive

France has opted for biometric pre-registration kiosks from Thales as the country prepares to meet the European Union’s requirement of…

 

Cognitec unveils new camera for ISO-compliant biometrics capture at borders

Cognitec has developed a specialized camera for fast capturing of ISO-compliant images for face biometrics matching at border crossing in…

 

Biometrics adoption in Latin America driving Innovatrics’ market numbers

Innovatrics has explained what it termed its success story, saying the adoption of its biometric technology in Latin American countries…

 

CBP biometrics reach Hidalgo Port of Entry as critics take aim at new proposed DHS border rules

U.S. Customs and Border Protection has extended its face biometrics for Simplified Arrival to the international bridges of the Hidalgo/Pharr/Anzalduas…

 

Panel outlines steps for airport biometrics privacy, IATA Travel Pass pilot started by Singapore Airlines

Integrations of face and behavioral biometrics into airport surveillance systems are among the dramatic growth opportunities in the global airport…

 

Biometric cards rolling out for national and refugee ID systems, boosting company earnings

Biometric cards for payments, digital ID and refugee benefits are the theme of the week’s top industry news. Idex Biometrics…

 

Rights activists aren’t taking President Biden’s word on ‘humane’ border biometrics

The path forward for security along the U.S.-Mexico border looks no more certain now, under President Joe Biden, than it…

 

Don’t remove AI’s training wheels at the border yet — authors

Two authors looked at digital identification and surveillance used by multiple nations around the world and found that generally democratic…

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