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Researchers develop facial recognition method that works in the dark

Researchers at the Institute of Anthropomatics & Robotics and Karlsruhe Institute of Technology have developed a new facial recognition method…

 

Credit card companies, banks piloting biometric authentication technologies

Credit card companies and Canadian banks are developing biometric authentication technologies to enable customers to validate transactions both in-store and…

 

LA county sheriff’s department invests in new facial recognition technology

A new procurement document reveals that the Los Angeles County sheriff’s department will outfit deputy officers with mobile facial recognition…

 

Scottish Police admit to using facial recognition software, maintaining image database

Police Scotland has admitted to using face recognition technology to identify individuals captured on CCTV cameras and from other sources,…

 

Devices used to collect biometrics in Indian children’s homes experience technical glitches

The majority of biometric devices that were installed by India’s Ministry of Women and Child Development Department to maintain an…

 

Apple granted patent for facial recognition feature that unlocks smartphones

Apple Inc. has been granted a US patent for a new facial recognition mechanism that enables users to unlock mobile…

 

UK immigration introduces new rules regarding biometrics

The UK government announced its new rules for managing fingerprints, facial images and biometric information, which will be enforced beginning…

 

Afghanistan government continues to see delays for biometric identification card

The introduction of biometric identification cards could prevent voter fraud in Afghanistan’s elections and ultimately make it a more fair…

 

SITA installs automated passport control kiosks at Abu Dhabi Airport

Air transport and government IT firm SITA announced that Abu Dhabi International Airport is now using SITA’s new automated passport…

 

Students develop facial recognition app that secures smartphones with a selfie

Three West Virginia University students have developed an app that uses facial recognition technology to protect private data on a…

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