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
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Latest Headlines

Trulioo adds facial recognition, document software to EmbedID 08 July 2020

Trulioo, a leading global identity verification provider, today announced new document verification and facial recognition features to EmbedID


Suprema notes benefits of contactless access control 08 July 2020

Suprema, a leading global provider of access control, time & attendance and biometric solutions, recognised the trend towards contactless, biometric and mobile credentialing long before the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. 


Incode launches biometric HealthID solution 08 July 2020

Incode has announced the launch of Incode HealthID — a multi-step digital health verification solution designed to help companies establish and enforce COVID-19 preventive measures in the workplace


Spanish supermarket deploys face recognition 07 July 2020

Spanish supermarket chain has begun using a facial recognition system in 40 supermarkets in Mallorca, Zaragoza and Valencia to protect its staff.

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Clearview AI ceases offering its facial recognition technology in Canada 07 July 2020

Clearview AI has advised Canadian privacy protection authorities that, in response to their joint investigation, it will cease offering its facial recognition services in Canada.


iProov provides biometrics authenitcation for mentoring platform 07 July 2020

iProov, world-leaders in spoof-resistant biometric authentication technology, is continuing to provide services free of charge to start-ups supporting the coronavirus crisis.


Malaysians keener on biometrics 06 July 2020

FICO, a global analytics software firm, has released its Consumer Digital Banking Survey, which found a notable percentage of Malaysians are not taking the necessary precautions to protect their passwords and logins when banking online.


Krishnamoorthi seeks Ring promise on face recognition 06 July 2020

Rep. Raja Krishnamoorthi, the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Economic and Consumer Policy, sent a letter to Amazon seeking a commitment that its subsidiary Ring Inc. will abide by Amazon’s announced moratorium on law enforcement’s use of facial recognition technology.


ACM US urges suspension of govt face recognition 06 July 2020

The Association for Computing Machinery’s US Technology Policy Committee (USTPC) today called for “an immediate suspension of the current and future private and governmental use of facial recognition (FR) technologies in all circumstances known or reasonably foreseeable to be prejudicial to established human and legal rights”


COVID-19 will change biometrics' use and deployment, survey finds 02 July 2020

A majority of respondents to the Biometrics Institute’s annual Industry Survey said they believed COVID-19 would change the way biometrics were used and implemented. 


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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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