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Why biometric technology holds the key to restoring consumer trust in digital ID

By Vince Graziani, CEO, IDEX Biometrics Over the last few years, digital ID has paved the way for more secure,…


India plans to boost Family ID adoption, upgrade Aadhaar to streamline service delivery

The government of Uttar Pradesh in India says it is building on the Family ID novelty it launched early this…


Jamaica prepares for digital ID awareness campaign, biometric passport rollout

The government of Jamaica says a sensitization campaign on the implementation of the National Identification System (NIDS) will soon begin…


NADRA upgrades Pak-ID biometric app with document recognition and digital signatures

The beta release of the Pak-ID mobile app adds a real-time document identification module to go with contactless biometrics capabilities,…


Exploring how lives are saved through humanitarian stack, decentralized ID

The second and third segments of the latest ID4Africa Livecast delved into how non-governmental organizations, governments and other international outfits…


Au10tix collaborates with Microsoft on reusable decentralized digital ID for enterprises

Au10tix is working with Microsoft on decentralized digital identity based on verifiable credentials to make ongoing ID verification, onboarding, workflow…


Will slow progress in digital identity mean that the UK is left behind?

By Gareth Narinesingh, Head of Digital Identity at Mitek The UK’s delay in the adoption of digital identity (DID) could…


Face biometrics market reacts to geopolitical, ethical pressures

Face biometrics supply chain decisions and certifications, implementations and contracts for government digital identity schemes are the top themes of…


Digital ID process questioned in Nepal, Kenya; Philippines issuance hits 60M

Dozens of Nepalese citizens have questioned the usefulness of the national digital ID card launched by the government in 2018….


MOSIP stakeholders convene to share open-source ID insights, plan further forums

Content supporting foundational ID system MOSIP should be translated into multiple languages, and promoted with webinars and a new web…

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