Planet Biometrics

AuthenticID integrates with Ping Identity’s DaVinci

AuthenticID integrates with Ping Identity’s DaVinci

AuthenticID announced a new integration with Ping Identity, the intelligent identity solution for the enterprise, leveraging PingOne DaVinci, a no-code identity orchestration service. The partnership will allow users of DaVinci to integrate AuthenticID’s...

ID Week Europe 2023: First 50 speaker drop!

ID Week Europe 2023: First 50 speaker drop!

Each year we gather a stellar line-up of identity thought leaders, many with decades of experience in the industry, to pave the future for faster and more seamless identity services. Our sessions, including panels, keynotes, roundtables and presentations, are designed...

Emirates signs landmark biometric data agreement

Emirates signs landmark biometric data agreement

In collaboration with the General Directorate of Residency and Foreigners Affairs in Dubai (GDRFA), Emirates airline is now offering international travellers the opportunity to speed up their airport experience by consenting to the use of biometric data. The agreement...

Italy bans facial recognition until new law introduced

Italy bans facial recognition until new law introduced

Italy’s Data Protection Agency issued a blanket ban on all uses of facial recognition on Monday, but exempting its use to manage crime and prosecute or exonerate suspects. Facial biometrics will not be permitted until a new law is passed or at the earliest, the end of...

Removing police power to use LFR surveillance

Removing police power to use LFR surveillance

One failing of biometric technology can be attributed to algorithm bias, which can commonly occur due to the immaturity of technologies. This can cause varying match results across different demographic groups. Whilst the infancy of biometric technologies is one...

Biometric deployment begins at Bahrain International Airport

Biometric deployment begins at Bahrain International Airport

The implementation of biometrics is due to start at Bahrain International Airport, the latest in a succession of airports worldwide to onboard faster and more secure passenger experiences. The programme is set to get underway after leading IT provider, SITA, was...