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Technologies offered to defeat facial recognition and provide alternative for tracking

The proliferation of facial recognition technology is giving rise to methods of subverting it, such as the laser pointers used…


Biometrics: giving power to the people

This is a guest post by Raphaël de Cormis, VP Innovation Labs at Gemalto It’s a revolution that has only…


Multiple surveys find acceptance of biometrics by U.S., U.K. consumers mixed

TSheets recently surveyed 500 U.S. adults to determine what they know about biometrics. Turned out, only one in 10 recognized…


Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center issues RFI for contactless multimodal biometrics identification system

The Space and Naval Warfare Systems Center Atlantic has posted a Request for Information (RFI) on commercial off the-shelf (COTS)…


Civil liberties groups reject IBIA biometric “best practices” recommendations

The International Biometrics and Identification Association (IBIA) recently issued a “best practices” document listing numerous recommendations on how to best…


NTIA launches new privacy process for commercial facial recognition

The National Telecommunications and Information Administration has announced a new privacy multi-stakeholder process regarding the commercial use of facial recognition technology….


Global market for commercial biometrics to reach $6.15B in 2019: Frost & Sullivan

New analysis from Frost & Sullivan estimates that the global biometrics market will reach $6.15 billion in 2019, thanks in…


Uniqul launches facial recognition payment system

Uniqul, a new company from Finland, has developed what it says is the world’s first facial recognition payment system. According to…


Diebold, Tracom launch biometric ATMs in Kenya

Diebold, along with Kenya’s Tracom Services, have jointly launched a new line of fingerprint ATMs in Nairobi, in an attempt to curb…


NEC launches two new facial recognition tools for hospitality industry

NEC is set to introduce a new biometrics-based solution for the hospitality industry, during the Hospitality Industry Technology Expo & Conference,…

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