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WTTC and Sita encourage collaboration for unified biometric travel as systems expand

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) wants to bring the sector together to develop a single biometric identifier for…

 

Senate Committee member seeks CBP and Suprema biometric data security answers

The top ranking democrat on the U.S. Senate Intelligence Committee has separately requested information from both Customs and Border Protection…

 

New airport biometrics deployments and technologies on the horizon

U.S. government biometric checks are being launched in Las Vegas and discussed in Seattle, and the industry is discussing the…

 

Facial recognition lobbying up 4X in last 6 months as government activity increases

Disclosure forms indicate that lobbying in Washington, D.C. for biometric facial recognition by the travel security industry has increased by…

 

Facial recognition for travel and onboarding top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

Stories on biometrics use cases from flight boarding to onboarding, and surveillance to aid delivery made up the most-read news…

 

CBP publishes draft tender for facial recognition services for Biometric Entry

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) is seeking a vendor to help upgrade its system to process all passenger applications…

 

New biometric technologies and old controversies top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

The most widely read articles on Biometric Update this week cover new innovations and solutions for liveness, facial recognition, vehicles…

 

CBP tells House Committee biometric programs legal and beneficial

The Department of Homeland Security and other federal agencies faced criticism and pointed questions about privacy, security, and discrimination issues…

 

New survey finds 43% support facial recognition technology in airports

This a guest post by Joe Robison, a consultant and researcher for travel search engine Reservations.com. Facial recognition technology is…

 

Airport biometrics adoption itinerary explored by diverse stakeholders

It has been almost 20 years since the late Max Snijder led the deployment of iris biometrics at Schiphol Airport…

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