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US continues lively debate over facial recognition and biometrics in law enforcement

Lawmakers in the state of Virginia debating the continued use of facial recognition by police and a paper presented by…


Advocates seek higher biometric data privacy damages as settlement millions add up

The scope and impact of biometric data privacy lawsuits is coming into sharper focus, as a court considers whether claims…


New guidance on live facial recognition use by British police sparks debate

The College of Policing has published guidance on the overt use of live facial recognition to find people of interest…


Businesses feel biometric data bonanza slipping through their fingers

U.S. businesses, their associations and their attorneys are coming out in the open to challenge biometric privacy laws and regulations….


Facial recognition planned for UK schools without Biometrics Commissioner consultation

UK Biometrics and Surveillance Camera Commissioner Fraser Sampson says he was not consulted over plans drafted by the Department for…


Audit report queries deficiencies in Aadhaar system, questions issuance for children below 5

An audit conducted by the Comptroller and Auditor General (CAG) on the activities of the Unique Identification Authority of India…


Majority of Canadians support digital IDs, want control over data: DIACC survey

A survey from the Digital ID and Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC) finds a significant majority of Canadians support the…


Home Office hears caution but wants action on facial recognition surveillance

It does not look like the United Kingdom will soon find consensus on how facial recognition systems are used by…


Consent legislation progresses in California; biometrics would be reined in

Two California privacy, bills both of which give citizens more rights over their biometric identifiers, are moving toward a vote….


Lumeo is a “no-code” custom video analytics platform that allows providers to deliver new solutions easily with drag & drop…

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