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MyVoice and iDenfy announce partnership 24 November 2020

Digital democracy platform and civic organisation MyVoice has tied up with iDenfy to implement a robust and legally sound authorization system so that only legit Latvians can use their platform to file a petition.


India launches digital life certificate for pensioners 05 November 2020

Jeevan Pramaan, an Aadhaar-based biometric-enabled digital life certificate for pensioners, can now can be generated through post offices and at the doorstep of the pensioner through postmen. 


ID R&D passive facial liveness first to achieve iBeta Level 2 12 October 2020

ID R&D's IDLive Face, has been awarded iBeta Level 2 Presentation Attack Detection Compliance in accordance with ISO/IEC 30107-3.


iProov to partner with Singapore on digital ID 22 September 2020

Four million Singaporeans can now access digital government services online using facial verification implemented by iProov and Toppan Ecquaria for the Government Technology Agency of Singapore


CBP reveals new biometric entry/exit website 21 September 2020

US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), Office of Field Operations has successfully launched their biometrics entry/exit website.

Interview

Interview: Jumio's Robert Prigge on digital ID and biometrics

Digital ID innovators Jumio took the unique step last month of adding eyeball-tracking biometrics to its mobile solutions.  Planet Biometrics caught up with the company to explore the integration.


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Features

Viewpoint: Spoof or proof?

The security of biometrics technology is in the spotlight and stakeholders must take a balanced view on its strengths and vulnerabilities, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. As deployments proliferate, the technology’s credibility rests on the industry’s will to collaborate globally.  


Guest Post: Digital ID - Biometrics are the key to marrying security and convenience

Only biometrics can unify the age-old opposing forces of user-experience and digital security, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. When it happens, the effect will be remarkable.


Guest Post: Biometrics at the borders

While policy creation for the use of biometric technologies at national borders remains a matter for government, best practices and guiding principles for effective deployment can be built through collaboration between the industry’s global stakeholders, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive of the Biometrics Institute. 


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Industry Events

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