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GenKey delivers national biometric ID to Ivory Coast

GenKey has announced the roll-out of biometric national ID cards to aid Ivory Coast in its ongoing digital identity efforts….


Government facial recognition policies updated in Canada, Sweden and China

Canada, Sweden and China have all made changes this week in their approaches to national use of face biometric technologies….


Well-intentioned government privacy wonks need assertive attitude to win

Data protection officials in governments around the world have met every year since 1979 to coordinate their mission to safeguard…


Nonconformist Innovation Summit to explore privacy and digital identity, NIST to discuss bias in AI

Industry stakeholders prioritizing privacy and data protection in digital identity will soon convene for the inaugural Nonconformist Innovation Summit (NIS),…


ID4Africa posts World Bank comparison of Privacy by Design practices for biometric national ID

The principles of Privacy by Design were outlined by Anne Cavoukian in 2011, but the way they are implemented in…


Privacy concerns raised with Vision-Box biometric cloud service for India’s Digi Yatra

The involvement of Vision-Box in India’s trials of biometrics for aviation identity checks under Digi Yatra is facing scrutiny over…


New GenKey BioHASH SDK supports advanced biometric key and signature creation

GenKey has released a new version of its Biometric BioHASH SDK to enhance the user privacy and information security of…


Dr. Ann Cavoukian lends privacy expertise to D-ID advisory board

Privacy by Design framework creator Dr. Ann Cavoukian has joined D-ID’s advisory board to share her privacy expertise, the biometric…


FaceFirst launches image-blurring privacy feature for facial recognition systems

In a bid to restore some anonymity to individuals within face recognition systems, FaceFirst has unveiled its new Mask-ID privacy…


NEC creates division to formulate and apply human rights strategy to AI and biometrics business

NEC has established a Digital Trust Business Strategy Division as a dedicated organization to create and promote a strategy of…

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