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Google accessibility feature turns a glance into a command

Android and iOS are adding accessibility features. Beginning September 30, Google’s Android will enable people to control some navigation with…


Eliminating the black market for fake COVID vaccine certificates via automated solutions

By Sarah Amundsson, Customer Success Manager at Shufti Pro. Since the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, the global fraud landscape has…


Trust frameworks and biometrics innovation to boost financial inclusion and digital ID adoption

Digital trust frameworks and financial inclusion efforts are prominent among the most widely-read digital ID stories of the week on…


Physical start for digital ID and cryptograph wrappers at Identity Week Day 2

Digital identity for development and inclusion was one of the main themes of the second day of London Identity Week….


Groups call on Mexico to abandon biometric digital ID proposal

Mexico’s proposal to establish a biometrics-backed digital ID with a centralized database should be halted due to the threat such…


SIA promotes digital ID document verification techniques amid expanded issuance

The Secure Identity Alliance has issued guidance on new techniques in digital ID document verification and authenticity checks. Optical Machine…


UL develops compliance program for mobile driver’s license tools

UL has developed a certification program for electronic identification (eID) products for compliance to ISO/IEC 18013-5:2021, the protocol standard for…


Tessi scales up with Smart Engines’ digital ID document processing

Smart Engines’ AI-based document scanning and authentication technology enables business process services provider Tessi to perform large-scale digital processing of…


Digital ID infrastructure broadens economies, worth the effort — panel

In an interesting twist, a bureaucrat from a tiny West African nation has advice about fielding digital IDs in developed…


Digital identity trust frameworks – could ID-free UK show the way?

Details emerged for plans for the UK’s digital identity landscape via a series of talks at London Identity Week on…

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