biometric kiosks

Acuity Delivers Updated ABC eGate and APC Kiosk Data

Acuity Delivers Updated ABC eGate and APC Kiosk Data

“The market research firm has been ahead of the curve in assessing the booming airport and border biometrics markets with previous reports and analysis.” Acuity Market Intelligence has published new updates to its Automated Border Control (ABC) eGate and Automated Passport Control (APC) Kiosk Deployment Lists. The market research firm has been ahead of the…

Shenzhen Gives Free Subway Rides to People Who Pay with Their Face

Shenzhen Gives Free Subway Rides to People Who Pay with Their Face

The Chinese city of Shenzhen is moving forward with plans for a naked payments scheme that will allow commuters to buy tickets with a facial recognition scan. The system is still in an early phase of deployment, and is currently available only to passengers over the age of 60. Those passengers are rewarded with free…

Fiserv Launches Biometric Self-Serve Kiosk for Banks

Fiserv Launches Biometric Self-Serve Kiosk for Banks

“It’s a self-service system for bank customers that can be deployed in a lobby or even in a drive-thru setup, enabling end users to check balances, make withdrawals, transfer funds, and more.” Fresh off its announcement that a Pennsylvania-based Federal Credit Union has deployed its Verifast biometric authentication solutions, Fiserv has announced a new product…

Telos Provides Background and ID Checks at Office Depot Locations

Telos Provides Background and ID Checks at Office Depot Locations

“Our nationwide network of retail locations and convenient hours are ideal for individuals that require access to citizen services. These services align nicely with our continued focus on expanding both business and consumer service offerings at our retail stores.” Office Depot has partnered with Telos ID to offer identity verification and background check services to…

Breathalyzer Kiosk Specialist Enhances New Offerings with Biometric Tech

Breathalyzer Kiosk Specialist Enhances New Offerings with Biometric Tech

“…the R.A.D.A.R. solution features built-in biometric technology to verify the identities of subjects undergoing testing. “ Colorado-based Lifeloc Technologies is banking on new product offerings to make it the world’s leading provider of real-time alcohol and drug abuse detection, with biometric technology playing an important role. In the company’s latest quarterly update, it indicated that…

YVR Becomes First to Comply with Canadian Border Regulations with Biometric Kiosks

YVR Becomes First to Comply with Canadian Border Regulations with Biometric Kiosks

Vancouver International Airport has become the first in Canada to comply with the federal government’s enhanced biometric border screening requirements, authorities have announced. The compliance is thanks to YVR’s use of BorderXpress kiosks. Developed by Innovative Travel Solutions (ITS), an independent YVR business unit, the kiosks were first deployed in the spring of 2017. The…

Gemalto Wins Airport Biometrics Contract for Uganda

Gemalto Wins Airport Biometrics Contract for Uganda

“Its new Border Management System will be deployed first at the Entebbe International Airport in Kampala, Uganda’s capital city, and will be focused on the installation of fingerprint- and face-scanning eKiosks.” Ugandan authorities have awarded a contract to Gemalto to deliver a Border Management System (or ‘BMS’) revolving around airport biometrics screening. The project will…