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ACLU files broad request for information on Justice Department biometrics use

In a broad Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request the American Civil Liberties Union has asked for 20 different sets…

 

Facial biometrics to secure Brazilian digital bank transactions and Carnival celebrations

Facial recognition adoption seems to be increasing in Brazil, with Rio de Janeiro deploying a facial recognition system for public…

 

As DHS stands up national vetting center, privacy issues persist, assessment says

As the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) stands up the National Vetting Center (NVC), which was mandated by National Security…

 

Biometrics for Government and Law Enforcement

Biometrics for Government and Law Enforcement Washington, DC February 27 – March 1, 2019 Returning for its 13th iteration, Biometrics…

 

Macau adding facial recognition, license plate tracking to public security camera system

According to a report by the Macau News Agency, legislators are likely to agree to add facial recognition and license…

 

Amazon executive defends facial recognition and says company advising government on regulations

Amazon is educating government officials about its Rekognition facial biometric service, and how the technology should be regulated, Amazon Web…

 

Sierra Leone Correctional Service deploys biometric registration system from Fix Solution

Fix Solution (SL) Ltd. and the Sierra Leone Correctional Service (SLCS) collaborated to introduce a biometric registration system for convicted…

 

Kairos founder alleges pressure to sell facial recognition to law enforcement, files counter-suit

Kairos founder Brian Brackeen has counter-sued the company he started and its interim CEO Melissa Doval, alleging that Steve O’Hara,…

 

New South Wales Government antes up for Australian Home Office facial biometrics system

Police and law enforcement agencies in New South Wales, Australia will soon have access to the Face Verification Service (FVS)…

 

Mastek wins UK Home Office Biometrics Programme contract

Mastek has been awarded a contract to provide strategic application development and support capability for the UK Home Office Biometrics…

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