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This section reports on biometric technology news - from the latest fingerprint devices to cutting-edge iris recognition techniques and more…To narrow your search further please choose a specific category in the blue bar above.

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NEXT Biometrics large fingerprint sensor chosen by First Biometrics for smartcard 23 August 2017

Norway's NEXT Biometrics has won contract to supply large fingerprint sensors to First Biometrics for its development of a smartcard.


Nigerian official complains of biometric duplication costs 23 August 2017

Nigeria's government is losing as much as $2 billion annually due to a duplication of biometric collection by government agencies, an Information technology expert has said.


FIS and Equifax unveil OnlyID 23 August 2017

Financial services tech firm FIS and identity company Equifax have launched a product that aims to tackle financial fraud and identity theft.


New York arrests 4000 with face recognition Driver’s license system 23 August 2017

Municipal authorities have revealed that the city has arrested 4,000 people in connection to identify theft or fraud crimes following the introduction of face recognition tech.


NZ troops face questions over Afghan biometrics programme 23 August 2017

New Zealand troops help the US conduct a biometrics gathering programme in Afghanistan without government approval, say critics.

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