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This section reports on where biometric technologies are being applied. It includes news and information on biometrics used in education, finance, government, leisure and more. To narrow your search choose a specific category from the navigation bar above.

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AU10TIX launches SECURE.ME 03 March 2021

AU10TIX, the global leader in identity verification, has launched SECURE.ME, a white label experience designed to reduce integration requirements


Aware and Intercede team up on identity 03 March 2021

Aware, a leading global provider of biometrics software products, solutions and services, announces a new partnership with Intercede, a leading cyber security solutions provider.


EVA Voice Biometrics 2.0 available on AWS Marketplace 02 March 2021

Auraya, a  leader in voice biometric technology, announces today that version 2.0 of EVA Voice Biometrics is now available on the AWS Marketplace.


Research reveals UK consumers' contactless concerns 02 March 2021

New market research from leading digital services and software company TietoEVRY shows that UK and European consumers are concerned about infection risk when paying in-store,


Biometrics Institute explores facial recognition in new paper 02 March 2021

The Biometrics Institute has produced a report asking, 'should we ban facial recognition? 

Special Features

White Paper: Secunet on kiosk systems in border control 30 June 2020

Why do kiosks play a key role in the launch of the European Entry/Exit System? A new whitepaper summarises the key advantages and long-term benefits that arise for border control and the authorities tasked with border control operations through the use of kiosks.


Guest Post: nVIAsoft on their biometric solution 09 April 2019

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


Company Spotlight: Cognitec Systems 27 March 2019

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


Size matters: why bigger is better when it comes to the biometric fingerprint sensor 22 March 2019

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.


Special Report on the January SC37 Meetings 04 March 2019

A lot is going on in the biometric standards world - and if you are passionate about the future of these standards, get involved.


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