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Tension between Brazil’s digital ID system and rules slowing progress

A new report published by Cambridge University Press highlights data protection and justice concerns related to Brazil’s national digital ID….


First look: baby biometrics to tackle swaps, kidnaps and missing children

Brazilian firm Natosafe is attempting to tackle baby swapping in maternity units with a mix of biometrics and AI to…


Public face biometrics increase in Brazil, scrutinized for biases, rights impact

Face biometrics deployments in Brazil have been multiplying over the last two years and are proving increasingly controversial for their…


Voice biometrics startup Minds Digital raises Seed funding, aims for large companies

Brazilian voice biometrics developer Minds Digital has closed a BRL 1.5 million (roughly US$305,000) Seed funding round by BR Angels….


Biometric air travel initiatives advance in Singapore, US, South Africa, UK, Brazil

Initiatives utilizing biometrics systems have been unveiled around the world, with Singapore planning to deploy new iris and facial biometrics…


Court orders suspension of facial recognition use in São Paulo metro

A court in São Paulo has called for a halt in the implementation of a facial recognition system in the…


Brazilian subway operator pushing facial recognition despite sustained protests

Use of facial recognition systems in the subways of São Paulo, Brazil, are being challenged by civil rights organizations and…


Deal sealed for face biometric boarding at two Brazilian airports

Brazilian airport operator Infraero and state-owned technology firm Serpro have concluded a technical cooperation agreement intended to see the production deployment…


Brazilian facial recognition payment startup joins Mastercard accelerator program

Payface, an up and coming facial recognition payment firm in Brazil has been selected among eight other companies for the…


Airports deploy biometric gates and travel apps to streamline passenger, staff checks

Attendees of the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA’s) recent Ground Handling Conference were urged to use biometrics and consumer apps…

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