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SIA warns Congress against facial recognition moratorium as Huawei warns industry to listen to concerns

U.S. Congress should not place a moratorium on facial recognition technology, but instead collaborate with all stakeholders to address concerns…

 

Government support and regulation drives market optimism this week in biometrics and digital ID news

Government action, and in particular industry benefit from or support for new government regulation was a surprising theme in the…

 

IATA calls for regulation to support aviation biometrics as Star Alliance plans new processes

As the International Air Transport Association (IATA) carries out its biometric One ID initiative, the next priority is to ensure…

 

Berkeley bans facial recognition use by local government

The City Council of Berkeley, California has banned all use of biometric facial recognition technology by government agencies, Gizmodo reports,…

 

Digitization, decentralization and regulation top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

The most read stories this week on Biometric Update have a French theme, as a digital ID system using facial…

 

Amazon calls for federal regulation of facial recognition and national data protection law

“Governments should work quickly to put in place a regulatory framework for facial recognition technology,” according to one of a…

 

California bans facial recognition on police body cameras as Massachusetts urged not to follow

California’s three-year ban on police using biometric facial recognition with body cameras has been signed into law by Governor Gavin…

 

Guidelines, frameworks and predictions for AI and facial recognition published

The European Parliamentary Research Service (EPRS) has released a set of guidelines for ethical use of artificial intelligence, based on…

 

FaceFirst helps US lawmakers draft facial recognition privacy regulations

FaceFirst revealed it is working closely with U.S. lawmakers on facial biometrics privacy regulations, and to help the bipartisan Commercial…

 

Regulation and safeguards for facial recognition pondered in France, China, and Jamaica

The local government of Nice, France has been trialling biometric facial recognition software after deploying more than 2,600 CCTV cameras,…

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