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Humaniq app notes Biometrics Institute partnership 20 February 2018

London-based Fintech firm Humaniq has announced it is joining a coordinating group led by the Biometrics Institute and will cooperate with other members on security, technology and ethics issues. 


Australian college installs fingerprint tech 20 February 2018

Ellenbrook Secondary College in Western Australia is having a new biometric technology system installed to manage student attendance and communicate with parents.


LifeMed ID agrees partnership with ImageWare 19 February 2018

Partnership agreement combines LifeMed ID's AIMe with ImageWare’s GoVerifyID.


Russian banks develop Unified Biometrics System 19 February 2018

Rostelecom, together with Tinkoff Bank, VTB Bank and Pochta Bank, has presented a beta version of its Unified Biometrics System (“UBS”).

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SITA wins award for biometric boarding system 14 February 2018

SITA has won an achievement award for its work on a biometric boarding project


South Korea firms in biometrics-blockchain tie-up 13 February 2018

A South Korean blockchain company is linking up with a biometrics firm.


Motorola reveals role in UK police fingerprint trial 13 February 2018

Tech firm Motorola has revealed its role in a trial by Northern England’s West Yorkshire Police of mobile biometrics technology.


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Features

World Bank, Accenture outline universal ID vision for developing nations

ID solutions firm Accenture and the World Bank have published a study into how universal ID and biometrics can foster financial inclusion and improve vital services in developing countries.


Blog: A guide for banks in choosing biometric systems

Banks must consider factors such as performance, usability, regulation and security when selecting biometric solutions.


Can biometrics help with Europe’s migrant problem?

The European Union’s plans to use biometrics to identify a flood of migrants arriving in the continent are raising questions over how much “proportionate coercion” will be deemed acceptable in gathering fingerprint data.


Mobile identity and wearables: You are what you wear

Traditional single factor or multi-factor authentication solutions are neither convenient nor secure enough in a world where common authentication methods are needed across a wide range of endpoint devices. 


British MPs ‘alarmed’ at police using biometric data

A British parliamentary committee tasked with looking into the implications of biometric technology has recommended that the government strengthen regulations on testing and privacy. 


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