Application News

This section reports on how biometric technologies are being applied. It includes news and information on biometrics being used for physical access control, civil ID, data access and more…To narrow your search further please choose a specific category in the blue bar above.

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BBVA launches face recognition payments 25 June 2018

Spanish bank BBVA has announced the deployment of a facial recognition payment system.


Samsung Galaxy 10 to drop iris scanner: Report 25 June 2018

According to a report in South Korean media, Samsung is developing parts for the upcoming Galaxy S10 smartphone but has no plans to include an iris scanning module like in previous Galaxy devices.


Virginia to expand DNA, fingerprint databases 25 June 2018

A bill signed by Virginia Governor Ralph Northam last week requires law enforcement agencies to include a photograph and fingerprints in reports to the state for anyone convicted of trespassing or disorderly conduct.


Nigerian govt to conduct biometric registration of foreigners 22 June 2018

Nigeria's federal government has unfolded plans to carry out biometric registration of all foreigners who have overstayed their visas in Nigeria.

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