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The BioID blog gives you an overview of the most important news on releases, events and collaborations with our partners.
The biometric world is a vivid and quickly changing industry. With information on face recognition technology, we strive to keep you up to date and supply you with the most important content regarding multimodal biometrics, multifactor-authentication and online identity proofing.
- PRESS RELEASE: BioID chosen as trusted technology partner by South African Comcorp
South African identity provider Comcorp chooses BioID as trusted technology partner Nuremberg, Germany and Bryanston, South Africa – July 7th, 2020 – The South African on-boarding specialist Comcorp has chosen German biometrics company BioID to provide biometric face matching and liveness detection for their established digital identity proofing solution.
- PRESS RELEASE: BioID automates Digidentity’s identity proofing for British government
BioID liveness detection automates Digidentity’s identity proofing for British government service GOV.UK Verify Nuremberg, Germany and The Hague, Netherlands – June 17th, 2020 – German biometrics company BioID and Dutch identity provider Digidentity, part of Solera Holdings, Inc., collaborate to offer a completely automated identity proofing process to the British government. Digidentity […]
- Liveness Detection Certification ISO/IEC 30107-3
Liveness Detection Certification Process & Standards for Certified Liveness Detection Also known as presentation attack detection (PAD), liveness detection certification and certified liveness detection solutions have become the hot topic of the whole biometrics industry. In the following, this article will thus explain the most important elements of a liveness detection certification, […]
- Biometric Access with Nuki Smart Lock
Use case biometric access control Open the door via Nuki Smart Lock and BioID face recognition Working for a keyless future, the Austrian company Nuki offers smart access systems that use mobile solutions as keys. Part of their offer is the Nuki Smart Lock which can be attached easily to existing standard […]
- Biometrics Made in Nuremberg: Visit BioID on Oct. 19th, 2019
Biometrics Made in Nuremberg: Visit BioID on Oct. 19th, 2019 Ever wondered how the BioID office looks like and where we do our research and development for liveness detection and facial biometrics? This year, BioID is proud exhibitor at the well-known Long Night of Sciences in the metropolitan region of Nuremberg. […]
- BLOG POST: Dissolving the Myth of Easy-To-Fake Face Recognition
Presentation attack detection: Dissolving the myth of easy-to-fake face recognition One of the most common assumptions concerning face recognition is that it can easily be faked with one’s photo – which, in times of Facebook and Instagram, is publicly available to anyone. Further, if a facial recognition software cannot be cheated this […]
- PRESS RELEASE: BioID and POS AG cooperate for biometric SIM card activation service
Prepaid SIM card activation – anytime, anywhere: BioID and POS AG cooperate for biometric identity proofing Nuremberg, Germany and Braunau am Inn, Austria – June 18, 2019 – Biometrics-as-a-Service provider BioID today announced their integration into POS AG’s remote identity proofing for prepaid SIM card self-activation. The Austrian software development company is […]
- BioID Enables Biometric Password Reset for TESIS SYSware
BioID enables Biometric Password Reset in TESIS SYSware’s Corporate Software ASPR Nuremberg and Munich, Germany – May 13th, 2019 – Cloud biometrics developer BioID today announced the integration of the BioID Web Service (BWS) by the software developer TESIS SYSware. The German company offers a web-based Software as a Service (SaaS) for […]
- New release: We’ve boosted PhotoVerify performance for you!
New release: We’ve boosted PhotoVerify performance for you! Breakthrough for KYC Onboarding Mutual exchange with our customers on the identity market and continuous development by the R&D team in Nuremberg have ultimately catered to our new PhotoVerify release which has boosted performance by factor 5 (!) of the beta version. This breakthrough […]
- Selecting a biometric security vendor
Why authentication expertise matters when selecting a biometric security vendor The majority of biometrics vendors today concentrate on law enforcement, surveillance and forensic applications. Is such a vendor the best choice when it comes to authentication applications, such as virtual and physical access control or transaction authorization? To answer that question, we […]
- Biometric Christmas Greetings
Biometric Christmas Greetings As the new year is just around the corner, we wish to take this opportunity to send our holiday greetings to all our partners & friends – old and new. 2018 has been a year of privacy with EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) coming into force […]
- Deep Learning Revolutionizes Biometric Authentication
Deep Learning Revolutionizes Biometric Authentication Why the new NIST face recognition vendor test implies to use Biometrics as a Service (SaaS) Every few years, the NIST face recognition vendor test (FRVT) compares various biometric companies concerning their performance. Traditionally, established vendors like NEC and Cognitec lead the field. But, this year’s […]
- Pikcio partners with BioID to deliver age verification as a service
Press release: Pikcio partners with BioID to deliver age verification as a service Nuremberg, Germany and Lausanne, Switzerland – November 20th, 2018 – Blockchain-based data exchange company Pikcio and cloud biometrics developer BioID have announced a joint project in which BioID’s facial recognition will be used to deliver age verification as […]
- Catfish identity theft stopped by biometric authentication
Why image search catfish is the new favorite term looked for on Google Catfish identity theft stopped by biometric authentication A catfish is someone who uses someone else’s identity. Most of the time, people do this on social networks to pretend they are someone else. This way they delude others, […]
- Upcoming events and conferences with BioID®
Meet us in Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, Amsterdam, Seattle or Singapore! With the upcoming season of exhibitions and events, we are proud to announce that we will be part of highly interesting conferences and events around the world. This is why we would like to inform you where you can meet us and […]
- BioID® secures digital identities within the Keyp identity ecosystem
BioID® secures digital identities within Keyp identity ecosystem Drag-and-drop biometric authentication Nuremberg and Munich, Germany – July 31st, 2018 – BioID, the pioneer for ”Biometrics-as-a-Service”, has announced a cooperation with Munich Startup Keyp. Integration of BioID’s biometric authentication into the Keyp identity ecosystem assures a comprehensive customer journey that is secure and […]
- Permanent position as Software Developer Android in Nuremberg
WE ARE HIRING! Would you like to become part of an innovative industry and shape the future of biometric authentication technology? For our team in Nuremberg, Germany, we are currently offering a permanent position as Software Developer for Android. Made up of talented people with different backgrounds, experience and expertise, our […]
- BioID® launches new biometrics Playground with online demo
BioID® launches new biometrics Playground with online demo BioID now makes its entertaining new biometrics Playground available. The face recognition company just introduced its new Website in January 2018 and now adds many features for testing the speed and accurracy of biometrics. Among others, the highly in-demand feature for creating biometric passport […]
- BioID® presenting at Intersec Forum Frankfurt March 23
BioID® presenting at Intersec Forum Frankfurt BioID is honoured to be presenting at the Intersec Forum in Frankfurt on March 23rd, 2018. As part of the exhibition Light+Building, the conference Intersec Forum Smart Access will provide interesting topics in the field of smart access, privacy & cyber security.