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IBIA combats rhetoric in comments on proposed Massachusetts facial recognition ban

The root concern with facial recognition among privacy advocates and the general public is with surveillance, rather than the technology…

 

Biometrics research briefs: UK applications, daily interactions, and global systems market

Most British people are happy to replace traditional identity verification methods with biometrics to unlock their phones, but support for…

Sunartek FZE

We’re growing in the digital era where securing your business is not an option, but a necessity. At Sunartek, we…

 

Apple patents and Mastercard lead this week’s top biometrics and digital ID news

Innovations and new projects by major global corporations such as Mastercard, Apple, and NEC are sprinkled throughout the top stories…

 

Insider perspectives and government engagement top this week’s biometrics and digital ID news

Insider perspectives on biometric security, and airport and event applications were the top theme of the week for the most…

 

Digital rights groups call for moratorium on biometrics in digital ID systems

Digital rights organization Access Now has posted an open letter to its website, co-signed by numerous other organizations in the…

 

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…

 

UN Special Rapporteur and rights groups warn of risks from biometrics and AI in welfare systems

The potential of biometric ID systems for abuse in some countries is a major threat to individuals, and current practices…

 

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…

 

U.S. drops Entity List hammer on Chinese facial recognition unicorns and biometrics providers

The U.S. Government has added 28 organizations to its Entity List, banning major biometrics companies including Dahua, Hikvision, iFlytek, Megvii,…

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