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Latest Headlines

Suprema’s Fingerprint algo supplied to Samsung Galaxy S21 15 April 2021

Suprema, a global leader in biometrics and access control solutions, announced that it supplied BioSign 4.0, its under-display fingerprint recognition algorithm to the Samsung Galaxy S21 smartphones with support from Qualcomm 


Keyless partners with leading IAM vendors 15 April 2021

Keyless, a privacy-enhancing biometric authentication and identity management firm, has recently announced partnerships with Microsoft Azure AD B2C, OneLogin and Auth0,


IDEMIA and INTERPOL deepen partnership 14 April 2021

IDEMIA will deliver INTERPOL’s new identification system that will usher in enhanced capabilities such as higher matching accuracy and more user-friendly interfaces


SIA report explores changing face of border management 14 April 2021

Tthe Secure Identity Alliance (SIA) has released Strong Identity, Strong Borders – an extensive exploration of the changing face of identity management.

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Orange partners with Onfido 14 April 2021

Orange, the multinational telecommunications corporation, and Onfido, the global identity verification and authentication provider, today announced a partnership to automate the verification process for Orange Flex


Advanced Fraud Solutions partners with Access Softek 13 April 2021

Advanced Fraud Solutions (AFS), a leading provider of deposit fraud detection software, today announced a new partnership that will integrate AFS Positive Pay with Access Softek's Access Commercial solution.


Tascent MX certified by Nigeria’s NIMC 13 April 2021

Tascent’s multi-modal mobile biometric device, the Tascent MX, has been recommended as a capture device for Nigeria’s national ID enrollment program.


CBP expands Simplified Arrival in Eagle Pass 13 April 2021

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) has introduced Simplified Arrival at the pedestrian border crossings in the Eagle Pass and Del Rio ports of entry.


Fingerprint Cards expands in Europe, Asia 12 April 2021

Two regional offices will be created: one in Shanghai, China and the other in Zug, Switzerland.


Facial biometrics detects Cameroon impostors 12 April 2021

U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers identified two Cameroon women as impostors at Washington Dulles International Airport on Monday with the help of biometric facial comparison technology. 


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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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