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EU civil rights groups want ban on biometric surveillance
Ahead of new laws.
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ATO re-tenders for myGovID anti-spoofing facial recognition software
Liveness detection public beta now not expected until September 2021.
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NSW Police extends IDEMIA deal for cop shop biometric scanners
LiveScan now supported until 2026.
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Microsoft ditches passwords in Windows 10 S test run
Studies biometric login options.
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Citibank to use voice biometrics to authenticate customers
Aussie clients among first recipients.
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Law enforcement agencies to share images.
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Aussie facial recognition database to land next year
Business case under development.
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Australia set to collect more biometric data at airports
Committee rubberstamps government bill.
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Aussie police back national facial recognition database
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Coles trials voice-recognition ordering tech
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St George, Westpac to use fingerprint login for mobile banking
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Westpac NZ tests fingerprint scanning for mobile app
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US report casts doubt on "reliable" biometric systems
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Pirate Party warns of surveillance state
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Queensland transport workers first to trial new smartcards.
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