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Biometric Update regularly authors articles about Russia. The following set of links is available to assist you with finding biometrics news regarding Russia. More topics may be explored by reviewing our comprehensive Biometrics Topics list.


Dozens more face biometrics turnstiles for Moscow transit, backed by tepid survey

Moscow is expanding its Face Pay biometric public transportation program because it is very popular, according to a city official….


China, Russia, India: facial recognition surveillance projects far from the capitals

Unmanned police surveillance vehicles patrol a city in Xinjiang, a Russian city in the Arctic Circle deploys a powerful facial…


Russian pols OK bill to make banks share client biometrics with government

A bill that requires banks to share clients’ biometric data with the state has been adopted by lawmakers of Russia’s…


Russia uses its facial recognition system to show reporters who’s the boss

In a nation where journalists who refuse to take the Kremlin’s line are sometimes murdered, news of reporters being surveilled…


Russia tries to revive twice-bumped biometric surveillance net, put it near Ukraine

A biometric surveillance system that was only partially built across Russia before being shut down might get a new life…


Heavy-handed Russian government still can’t easily pull off a massive biometric program

Moscow’s campaign to get its finger in as many biometrics pies as possible is intensifying, if not exactly gaining momentum….


Russian biometric players trading hands amid sanctions uncertainty

Western nations’ sanctions on Russia have forced that country’s biggest lender to dump dozens of investments, including biometrics firms, in…


PimEyes launches facial recognition affiliate program, blocks Russian requests due to war

PimEyes, maker of a facial recognition search engine that helps people discover where photos of them have been used online,…


Face-scrapers say they won’t help Russia in Ukraine, but …

A Georgian facial recognition subscription service was called out by The New York Times in an article about how similar…


NtechLab moves into Bangladesh with facial recognition partnership

Russian facial recognition developer NtechLab is partnering with Bangladesh’s Ribat Metatech to promote its biometric offering to the South Asian country,…

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