Application News

This section reports on how biometric technologies are being applied. It includes news and information on biometrics being used for physical access control, civil ID, data access and more…To narrow your search further please choose a specific category in the blue bar above.

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Indian state to create digital biometric database of criminals 27 March 2017

Authorities in the Indian state of Maharashtra  plan to create a biometric database linked to unique ID details of all criminal offenders.


British Airways open for biometric boarding with face recognition 27 March 2017

UK flagship airline British Airways has revealed that facial recognition is now available at a small number of boarding gates


Secure Technology Alliance white paper explores mobile ID 27 March 2017

The Secure Technology Alliance explores new authentication mechanisms and use cases related to mobile ID in a new paper.


Indian firm trials biometric blood bank management system 27 March 2017

A tech startup in India is piloting a system that links a person’s biometrics to their blood donation records, to prevent contamination and other issues.

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