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Biometric Guyanese ID card possibly underway

David Granger, President of Guyana, said the South American country’s government is considering the introduction of a single national identification card. The idea is that...

Russian passport ‘will resemble credit card’

Russia’s new passport will reportedly be a plastic card. The Times Hub reports Valentina Kazakova, head of the country’s migration office, told Russian newspaper Izvestia...

Slovenia to unveil IDs with biometric security features

Slovenia will be launching new ID cards with biometric security features in 2021. Total Slovenia News reports that the biometric identity card needs to be...

Face verification robustness & camera-subject distance

After the international standardisation working group responsible for machine-readable travel documents (ISO/IEC JTC1/SC17/WG3) raised the question whether magnification distortion of facial images affected the...

Documentless identification

Mobile ID is the latest and biggest buzzword in the identification industry. Far from being a clearly defined term, though, ‘mobile ID’ describes many...

The march of the mobile

The financial services industry is increasingly showing an interest in biometrics. Apple Pay and iTouch have taken biometrics to the mass market, followed by leading...