German rights organisation Digitalcourage together with its Czech partner organisation IURE and the Polish Panoptykon Foundation have "strongly criticized" the planned preventive automatic facial recognition in the border region of the German federal state of Saxony, the Czech Republic and Poland.
BIO-key has partnered with identiMetrics and BrightArrow Technologies to release identiMetrics RallyPoint Control, a communication and messaging software system specifically designed for school emergency evacuations.
Keyfactor, a provider of secure digital identity management solutions, has closed a $77 million growth funding round with Insight Venture Partners, a global venture capital and private equity firm focused on high growth technology and software companies.
A UK newspaper has criticised the amount police spent on a face recognition trial.
NEXT Biometrics announced that it will start sampling its dual interface smart card solution (One Touch Flex CL) early in the second quarter of 2019.
SuperCom, a provider of Secure-Identity, IoT, Connectivity, and Cyber Security solutions for the global Public and Private sectors , announced today that Company has secured a contract for a USD $7 million project with the national government of Sweden.
Three more European countries are now relying on border control technology from secunet: Lithuania, Hungary and Poland.
Smartcard manufacturer CardLab and cryptocurrency wallet maker, Spatium, have announced their partnership to create and manufacture a new generation hardware wallet.
BioCatch has introduced a new offering to help protect consumers from phone scams known as vishing, a type of Authorised Push Payment (APP) fraud, in response to the growing vishing epidemic.
Distilled Identity, formerly Distilled Analytics, today announced a partnership with Emerge to co-develop the Identity profile layer of an Identity Management and Intelligent Resettlement Platform for Refugees.
Identity Devices Sweden, a digital identity and biometric technology company, today announced an innovative new Biometric Privacy Platform for the Aadhaar ecosystem.
The increasing adoption of biometrics in smartphones, tablets, and wearable technology is propelling the mobile biometric market in Asia-Pacific, according to a new study.
Altek Corp, a firm developing digital camera applications including consumer, autotronic, and medical imaging, has paired with 3D cameras and CyberLink’s FaceMe AI Facial Recognition engine.
Zwipe announces that it has successfully raised NOK 120 million (USD 14 million) in the offering of new shares.
The Australian National Audit Office has hit out at the management of a major biometric identification project by CrimTrac and, later the Australian Criminal Intelligence Commission (ACIC).
Facebook has denied that a “10 year challenge” meme on the social media platform is being used to collect user data for facial recognition algorithms.
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.
True liveness detection in real-time is absolutely critical, whether it is just for a login identity authentication or remote on-boarding and enrolment.
IDEX anticipates that each banking customer will deploy as many as 100,000 biometric cards to their account holders by the end of 2018.
When using real-time facial recognition to secure spaces, we are clearly touching on surveillance-related issues that could infringe on our privacy
Frank Steffens, Principal in the Homeland Security division of Germany’s secunet relates their approach to the biometric Entry/Exit System (EES) planned in Europe
In August, Customs and Border Protection will deploy a new system for scanning drivers' faces as they leave the US.
Planet Biometrics talks to Next Biometrics CEO Ritu Favre.
Company spotlights have been created to give firms operating in the biometrics and identity industry an opportunity to discuss trends, product innovations and achievements. Planet Biometrics talks to global IT provider SITA.
Arlington-based facial recognition technology firm Ideal Innovations discusses the latest industry trends and the company's history.
Fingerprint authentication will hold the key to a safe and secure future in crypto.
There are times when we need friction in order to keep us, our data or our finances secure.
There are several factors companies must consider before relying on physical biometric technology to authenticate users in an online environment