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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

EyeLock device detects masks 19 November 2020

EyeLock , a leader in iris-based identity authentication solutions, announced today that its nano iXT iris recognition reader can now detect the presence of a mask and conditionally deny access when one is not being worn.

BioSec’s authentication solution grows into a biometric platform 19 November 2020

Biometric development company BioSec Group has revealed that its’ LifePass biometric authentication middleware has grown into a biometric platform.

Fort Lauderdale and Amadeus partner on biometrics project 18 November 2020

Broward County’s Fort Lauderdale Hollywood International Airport (FLL) has partnered with Amadeus to facilitate biometric boarding of flights for all international departures.

Corsight AI launches real-time face recognition tech 18 November 2020

Corsight AI, a leading facial recognition technology provider, announced the launch of its facial recognition technology. 

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Plurilock and Gluu launch product collaboration 18 November 2020

Plurilock Security, which provides frictionless and continuous authentication with machine learning and behavioral biometrics, today announced the launch of a new collaboration with prominent open source identity and access management (IAM) software vendor, Gluu.

Acuant joins Canada’s digital ID organisation 17 November 2020

 Acuant, a leading global provider of identity verification solutions, today announced it has become a member of the Digital ID & Authentication Council of Canada (DIACC). 

Star Alliance Biometrics is launched at Frankfurt and Munich 17 November 2020

Star Alliance, the world’s largest airline alliance, has completed development of an interoperable biometric identity and identification platform

ARIADNEXT secures Fido certification 17 November 2020

France-based ARIADNEXT, a digital identity provider, for over 10 years, has just been awarded a certification by the FIDO Alliance program for its facial biometric authentication solution.

EshopWedrop announces partnership with iDenfy 17 November 2020

iDenfy will assist parcel delivery company EshopWedrop with an Artificial intelligence-enabled identity verification solution to minimize all the possible identity thefts and protect their platform from unauthorized access. 

Fingerprint Cards reveals new curved side-mounted capacitive sensor 16 November 2020

Fingerprint Cards today announces the launch of a new slim and curved capacitive touch sensor for biometric authentication.

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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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Sponsored Links

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NEC NEC Corporation of America is a leading provider of innovative IT, network, communications and biometric solutions for Fortune 1000, service carriers and small/mid-sized businesses across multiple industries, including Government, Transportation and Hospitality.
GenKey GenKey We’re experts in biometrics. Together with partners we help millions of people across Africa to identify who they are. We have verified over 100 million identities since 2011, and we’re working to make the invisible visible.
DERMALOG Identification Systems Germany's largest manufacturer of biometric devices and systems provides a wide range of identification solutions, including the latest generation of fingerprint and document scanners as well as high-performance AFIS and ABIS systems.
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