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BorderXpress border control kiosks updated to meet Canadian government biometric requirements

Vancouver International Airport’s (YVR) Innovative Travel Solutions (ITS) announced today that its self-service border control solution BorderXpress is the first…

 

EU moves closer to requiring biometrics on national ID cards

The EU Council Presidency and European Parliament have reached an informal agreement on the introduction of mandatory biometric national identity…

 

ID.me biometric identity proofing selected for healthcare EPCS compliance by Allscripts

Allscripts has selected ID.me to provide identity proofing and multifactor authentication for healthcare providers using its electronic health record platforms…

 

Afghanistan begins biometric registration of civil service employees

In an effort to improve human resource planning, Afghanistan’s Independent Administrative Reform and Civil Service Commission (IARCSC) is now registering…

 

Onfido partners with BitPay to secure Bitcoin payments

Onfido announced that BitPay is using Onfido AI technology to meet KYC requirements and onboard new users to its platform….

 

More than a third of smartphone facial biometric systems defeated with photo

Printed photos of a smartphone user were sufficient to unlock 42 out of 110 devices (38 percent) with facial recognition,…

 

Vietnamese government unveils draft bill for biometric passports

Vietnam will roll out biometric e-passports by 2020 to make border crossing more convenient and secure, according to a draft…

 

Biometric photo search startup Waldo Photos raises $5M to grow team

Facial recognition service startup Waldo Photos has raised $4 million in a financing round led by Lewis & Clark Ventures…

 

IDEMIA delivers machine-readable biometric ID card to Nepal

IDEMIA announced that it has begun delivery of biometrics-based national identity cards to Nepal. The company has been working with…

 

Israel’s fingerprint identification system failing border and police checks at high rates

A committee reviewing Israel’s Biometric Database Law says that the fingerprint identification system is suffering high rates of failure when…

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