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Facial recognition payment systems rolled out in Denmark, growing rapidly in China

Nets has rolled out biometric facial recognition payment trials for 1,000 people in Copenhagen to see how people react to…

 

China lead in global facial recognition surveillance market examined as rights concerns mount

Biometric facial recognition companies from China are gaining an advantage from having the largest home market and being willing to…

 

SenseTime forecasts facial recognition revenue increase despite U.S. ban

Despite being included on the U.S. Government’s Entity List alongside 27 other tech companies, SenseTime is rumored to register some…

 

Surveillance cameras to reach 1 billion by 2021 as face biometrics for police, schools, retail roll out

There will be one billion surveillance cameras in operation around the world by 2021, up nearly 30 percent from 770…

 

Biometric data standards in 50 countries ranked with China and U.S. near bottom

Comparitech has published a ranking of 50 countries in the world according to their biometric data collection and usage practices,…

 

Standards for biometric surveillance being drafted for ITU by Chinese businesses

Technology companies based in China are working to shape United Nations’ standards for facial recognition, video monitoring, and surveillance of…

 

China introduces facial recognition for WeChat transfers, mandatory biometric scans for SIM cards

Staring December 1, 2019, Chinese telecom carriers must check SIM card buyer identity with biometric facial recognition technology to reduce…

 

Biometrics to drive airports security market growth as China invests and new deployments announced

Biometric systems are expected to lead the market for airport security systems in growth over the next five years, as…

 

SenseTime to lead Chinese working group setting facial biometrics standards

A national-level working group led by SenseTime has convened in China to set standards for biometric facial recognition, as privacy…

 

Major biometrics IPO delayed as committee requests more info from Megvii

Regulators in Hong Kong have asked Megvii for more information on its planned initial public offering (IPO), in what Reuters…

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