What is 'silent authentication'?
Enter the era of biometric cards
Spain's DPA on biometric misunderstandings
Next's CEO on the future for fingerprints
Face recognition: the societal debate
Secunet on kiosk systems in border control
The route to digital driving licences
Financial security vs the customer experience

Latest Headlines

trinamiX reveals Beam Profile Analysis for face recogniiton on masks 04 August 2020

trinamiX, a wholly-owned subsidiary of BASF, today announced its acclaimed Beam Profile Analysis technology can help existing facial recognition systems to recognize an owner and unlock their device, even while wearing a protective mask

Integrated Biometrics’ scanners help CBP catch fugitive 04 August 2020

Integrated Biometrics (IB), a leader in mobile, FBI-certified biometric fingerprint scanners, revealed that the recent arrest by the United States Customs & Border Protection Agency (CBP) of a fugitive sought for statutory rape was made possible due to the agency’s use of IB’s Kojak fingerprint scanner.

CyberLink FaceMe adds thermal camera imaging 03 August 2020

FaceMe, which has been ranked among the most superior by the NIST Facial Recognition Vendor Test, now offers comprehensive pandemic control capabilities for temperature scans, mask detection, contactless payments, access, login and more. 

IDmission launches ID system 03 August 2020

IDmission, LLC, a global leader in biometric and AI technology that reduces risk associated with false identities today announced its Identity Management System (IDMS) to significantly reduce unauthorized access to large multi-tenant facility access points. 

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Google adds biometric security features to Chrome 03 August 2020

Google has rolled out security tools to protect the financial info and passwords you saved with Chrome’s autofill feature.

IPAF adds facial recognition 30 July 2020

The International Powered Access Federation (IPAF) has modified its eLearning operator theory module to include facial recognition technology

Senators note support for face recognition ban 30 July 2020

US senators have announced a growing list of new co-sponsors and endorsers of the Facial Recognition and Biometric Technology Moratorium Act.

Curve selects Onfido 30 July 2020

Card consolidation platform Curve has partnered with Onfido, a global identity verification and authentication company, to speed up and simplify its Digital Identity and KYC processes.

Paravision achieves top 2 ranking in NIST mask tests 29 July 2020

Paravision, a US-based leader in mission critical computer vision, achieved top-2 accuracy globally on the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Face Recognition Vendor Test (FRVT) July 27 report focused on face recognition with masks.

Nedap partners with Thales on facial biometrics 29 July 2020

Thales, a leader in Digital Identity & Security, announces the integration of its Facial Recognition Platform (FRP) to Nedap physical access control platform (AEOS)

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Company Spotlights

Company Spotlight: Cognitec Systems

Cognitec is the only company worldwide that has worked exclusively on face recognition technology since its inception in 2002.

Company spotlight: ID R&D

In this interview, Planet Biometrics spoke to Konstantin Simonchik, CTO and co-founder of ID R&D, about the company’s history, aspirations, and its position on future biometrics trends.

Company Spotlight: Next Biometrics

Planet Biometrics talks to Next Biometrics CEO Ritu Favre.

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Guest Posts

Mobile Identity Checks by Fingerprinting

Recent advances in mobile and fingerprint capture technologies are making truly independent mobile identity checks in the field possible and will play an important role in the daily routine of law enforcement agencies. 


Guest Post: nVIAsoft on their biometric solution

Cybersecurity and Identity Access Management (IAM) market leaders are seeking new means of securing identities.

Size matters: why bigger is better when it comes to the biometric fingerprint sensor

Whilst there is no denying the fingerprint biometric smart card is reaching its inflection point, one barrier to mass market adoption is the cost of the sensors needed to take each person’s biometric fingerprint data.

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