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AIH Technology joins Microsoft Partners Network, ventureLAB’s Tech Undivided Initiative

AIH Technology has joined the Microsoft Partners Network (MPN) and will soon launch its Facial-Recognition-as-a-Service (FRaaS) on the Microsoft Azure…

 

Canadian Privacy Commissioners investigate Clearview AI, develop guidance for police use of biometrics

Canada’s Privacy Commissioner and those of the Canadian provinces of Alberta, British Columbia and Quebec have announced the launch of…

 

Police use of facial biometrics raising privacy concerns, calls for regulation in Canada, Scotland

Law enforcement agencies around the world have been showing keen interest in biometric facial recognition, but privacy advocates fear the…

 

Police use of facial biometrics draws scrutiny; helps rescue thousands of children in India

Clearview AI has been telling prospective clients that it is offering or planning to offer facial biometric technology to at…

 

Legal issues around facial biometrics use examined in U.S., Canada, and UK

The use of biometrics, and facial recognition in particular, will be discussed by representatives of several U.S. government departments at…

 

Mastercard sets up Intelligence and Cyber Centre in Vancouver

Mastercard has inaugurated a global Intelligence and Cyber Centre in Vancouver, Canada, the sixth in its portfolio focused on cyber…

 

Biometric scanners track police officers at work in the Philippines, Canada

Police officers in Manila will from now on be monitored with a biometric fingerprint system for attendance to prevent repeated…

 

Australia, Canada look to digital identity solutions to get rid of physical ID cards

Mastercard has rolled out a new digital identity pilot in Australia this week that can identify a person in both…

 

Rapid DNA technology piloted by Edmonton Police Service

Rapid DNA biometric technology funded by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security Science and Technology Directorate and developed by Massachusetts-…

 

Canadian grocery chain to deploy SnapPay facial recognition payment tech

A Toronto-based grocery store chain is planning on bringing biometric facial recognition payments to its stores in what may be…

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