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Next's CEO on the future for fingerprints
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Secunet on kiosk systems in border control
The route to digital driving licences
Financial security vs the customer experience

Latest Headlines

Revelock and FacePhi partner on banking ID 12 May 2021

FacePhi, a leading company in user identity verification technology, and Revelock, the pioneer in behavioral biometric based online fraud detection and response, today announced a partnership

IDEX reports Q1 revenue boost 12 May 2021

IDEX released its financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2021.

Paravision raises $23 Million 11 May 2021

Paravision, a US-based leader in mission-critical face recognition and computer vision, today announced that it has raised $23 million in its latest funding round led by J2 Ventures, with participation from HID Global, Marlinspike Capital, Atomic, Icon Ventures, Perot Jain, Red Cell Partners, and other investors. 

Veridium partners with Jumio 11 May 2021

Veridium’s vision of enabling security Trusted Digital Identities was further enhanced after signing a strategic partnership agreement with Jumio, a leading provider of AI-powered end-to-end identity verification and eKYC solutions

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Sumsub and Smart Engines partner on fraud prevention 11 May 2021

Sumsub, an identity verification platform that takes care of KYC/KYB/AML processes, has partnered with  Smart Engines

BPSmart to Integrate Ipsidy’s services 10 May 2021

BPSmart will deploy Ipsidy’s biometric identity verification services to verify each customer’s identity when interacting with their AI-Powered Chat-based Digital Assistant Platform

SmartMetric announces inclusion of anti-spoofing tech 10 May 2021

SmartMetric has invented a hardware and software solution that detects whether or not the finger being used to activate the card is from an actual person or not.

BIO-key launches MobileAuth with PalmPositive 10 May 2021

BIO-key International, an innovative provider of identity and access management (IAM) solutions featuring biometrics, today introduced its new mobile app, BIO-key MobileAuth with PalmPositive

Nuance solution integrates with Five9 06 May 2021

Nuance Gatekeeper, the company’s fully scalable biometric security solution designed for the cloud, is now available on the Five9 App Marketplace

Biometrics Institute calls to make privacy a priority 06 May 2021

The Biometrics Institute has released its updated Privacy Guidelines, which include two brand new  principles.

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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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