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Opportunity overview for Kenya and Malawi: differing prospects for digital ID and mobile money in welfare provision

Two East African nations fared very differently in how they use mobile phones for distributing welfare payments, according to a…

 

Pixel 4 update adds eyes open requirement setting for biometric face unlock

The April update for Pixel 4 has made it mandatory for the user’s eyes to be open during the biometric…

 

Duke researchers to collect biometrics from wearables in search for early COVID-19 detection method

Do smartphones and biometric wearables already contain the data we need to know if we have become infected with the…

 

Fingerprint biometrics for mobile devices perform badly in tests

Do you have something of immense value to lose from your phone, tablet, laptop or even from a locker protected…

 

Rights advocates say time limits necessary for outbreak surveillance measures, facial biometrics less so

Governments are increasingly turning to facial biometrics and other advanced technologies to slow the spread of coronavirus, but United Nations…

 

Redmi demonstrates in-display fingerprint biometrics in smartphone with LCD screen

The structure of LCD panels has prevented under-display fingerprint sensors from being integrated into some mobile devices, but the new…

 

Pixel 4 displays nonfunctional ‘require eye to be open’ facial recognition setting

Introduced in October 2019, Google’s Pixel 4 included a vulnerability in the biometric Face Unlock feature which did not check…

 

Samsung Galaxy Note 10, 10+ upgrades biometric facial recognition, navigation gestures

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 and 10+ smartphones have received a new software upgrade for biometric facial recognition and navigation gestures,…

 

Biometric features in Android 11 give developers more authentication security options

New biometric features in Android 11 are making it easier for developers to choose the most convenient authentication methods, instead…

 

Google, Apple announce biometric security upgrades for operating systems

Plenty of exciting security upgrades are expected this year for both Android and iOS. As Google is introducing upgraded biometrics…

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