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Novetta expands support for biometric standards development 28 April 2017

Advanced analytics technology firm Novetta has announced that Vice President of Special Projects, Michael Thieme, has been appointed Editor of ISO/IEC 30107-4 – Biometric presentation attack detection – Profile for evaluation of mobile devices. 


Foster+Freeman scanner enables forensic examination of epassports on the front line 28 April 2017

Secure identity solutions firm Foster+Freeman has launched a new compact passport and ID card imaging system.


I3 Develops iOS and Android application for large-scale facial recognition 28 April 2017

Biometrics firm Ideal Innovations Inc. (I3) has developed a facial recognition application that supports Android and iOS based platforms


IARPA launches face recognition contest 28 April 2017

The Intelligence Advanced Research Project Activity has revealed details of a face recognition contest it has launched.


CBP Acting Commissioner to present opening keynote at connect:ID 2017 27 April 2017

The organisers of next-generation identity technology event connect:ID 2017 have revealed that Kevin McAleenan, the acting commissioner of U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), will be the opening keynote speaker at the much-anticipated conference.

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