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Imageware to streamline biometric data collection for Arizona corrections

The Arizona Department of Corrections has chosen the Imageware Law Enforcement Platform to expedite the collection of biometric and biographic data…

 

Once little-known data-analysis office in DHS gets heat about facial recognition

Facial recognition was part of the text and subtext of a U.S. Senate intelligence committee hearing last week. The hearing…

 

Turkey’s domestically-developed biometric data system becomes operational

The centralized National Biometric Data Management System has gone live locally and nationally, announced Turkey’s Minister of Internal Affairs. It…

 

Interpol program for fighting terrorism through biometrics deployed in Cameroon

The International Police Organization, Interpol, says it has deployed its Project First to Cameroon to enable law enforcement officers in…

 

New face biometric systems spread around borders but Congress has questions

In December, the U.S. Customs and Border Protection agency announced that it had deployed biometric facial comparison systems to four…

 

Foreigners, users of car services likely in Russia’s biometric crosshairs

Bit by bit, face biometrics is being massaged into Russia’s economy. In the private sector, national politicians want taxi services…

 

Parents suing Facebook allege it profited from kids’ biometric data

A new federal class action lawsuit charges Facebook executives were until recently greedy hijackers of children’s personal data, including biometrics,…

 

Pakistan government and UNHCR complete biometric registration drive for Afghan refugees

The United Nations is trumpeting the success of a drive to register refugees in Pakistan for biometric smartcards, which was…

 

Florida bill would let police help hospitals biometrically ID the unidentifiable

A bill in the Florida state house would allow hospitals to request biometric identification of unidentifiable patients. Any law enforcement…

 

How do you feel? Ask your clothes

AI is supposed to free people’s minds to think new thoughts, perhaps of self-improvement, but what if biometric clothing also…

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