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Biometric temperature measurement solutions continue to roll out; Telpo sees long-term market

Helmets with thermal imaging and facial recognition developed by Chinese firm KC Wearable are being considered and tested for COVID-19…

 

CloudWalk raises $250M and plans IPO as biometrics firms flourish in China during pandemic response

CloudWalk has raised RMB 1.8 billion (US$254 million) in funding from a group of provincial and municipal funds in China to…

 

Idex Biometrics explains specs and importance of China UnionPay approval of Feitian biometric payment card

The importance of the joint achievement by Idex Biometrics and Feitian when their fingerprint-enabled payment card was recently endorsed by China…

 

Transparency lacking in biometric onboarding for facial recognition payments in China: case study

While China is making the transition to mobile facial recognition payments at physical stores, a case study by Nielsen Norman…

 

No revolution for biometric face-scanning regulations in China

An analysis of China’s regulatory posture finds “tentative progress” has been made in protecting some biometric data captured by government…

 

Chinese companies push AI, biometric thermal imaging tech for U.S. deployment amid COVID-19

Chinese AI tech developer Rokid is negotiating with U.S. companies to sell its thermal imaging glasses with biometrics to U.S….

 

Company prepares behavioral analysis of China’s consumers

Behavioral analysis firm Toluna Inc. has launched a permission-based data collection service in China to analyze in real time the…

 

AISpeech $58M funding round highlights China’s continuing interest in speech recognition

Speech recognition player AISpeech Company Ltd. this month received RMB 410 million (US$58 million) in a series E round, led…

 

Biometric face-scanning helmets reading the temperatures of people in crowds in China

Some police and epidemic-control teams in China are wearing biometric head gear and sensors that allow them to spot fevered…

 

Biometric facial scanning terminals for public services roll out in Chinese province

China’s South province of Hainan has introduced biometric facial recognition terminals for public services to authenticate identity in support of…

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