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Biometric Update regularly authors posts about data privacy. The following set of links is available to help you find biometrics news related to data privacy. Additional tags may be perused by accessing our comprehensive Biometrics Topics list.

 

Privacy protection system for biometrics developed to better ICRC humanitarian aid

The results of six scientific research projects carried out under an initiative dubbed Engineering for Humanitarian Action are expected to…

 

Entra Verified ID introduces DIDs and VCs to the Microsoft ecosystem

Microsoft’s new product, Entra Verified ID, introduces Decentralized Identifiers (DIDs) and Verifiable Credentials (VCs) to the Microsoft ecosystem. DIDs are…

 

US schools increasingly turn to facial recognition in search of safety

Schools in Montana are using facial recognition from Verkada in an attempt to improve safety, though officials are unsure how…

 

Can ‘human touch’ become part of the AI biometrics zeitgeist?

There is no avalanche of biometrics bills being passed around Washington, but there is a flurry of proposals from Capitol…

 

People are getting an uneasy feeling about Amazon’s Astro

A wheeled, facial recognition-armed robot being sold as a security dog, a family member and a pet monitor is being…

 

US Congresspeople really, really want a vote on a national data privacy standard

The United States is close enough to mid-term elections to read the fine print of polling rules. It is so…

 

Decentralized digital ID suite Oliu launched by ATB Ventures for Canadian enterprises

ATB Ventures has launched its suite of digital identity software products for enterprises in Canada, consisting of the Oliu platform,…

 

Restrictions on police use of facial recognition proposed in US Congress

There is more legislative action in the U.S. on facial recognition technology, as four members of Congress yesterday introduced the…

 

Digital ID advances drive Denmark to top of competitiveness ranking

The International Institute for Management Development (IMD) has released the 2022 edition of its World Digital Competitiveness Ranking report, with…

 

Damages in Google’s biometric data privacy settlement half of per-person estimate

Members of the class in a $100 million settlement of a biometric data privacy lawsuit against Google will receive less…

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