Precise expands its offering for secure digital identity with biometric facility access

Precise expands its offering for secure digital identity, Precise YOUNiQ to include convenient and secure biometric access to facilities. The technology behind the service is based on artificial intelligence, which ...

Infineon launches OPTIGA™ Trust M to improve security & performance of cloud connected devices and services

Hardware-based trust anchors are key for connected applications and smart services, whether for a robotic arm in the smart factory or automated air conditioning in a private home. The new ...

Thales launches its new Gemalto Digital ID Wallet – an identity revolution in your smartphone

With Thales’s new Gemalto Digital ID Wallet, governments will issue a secure digital version of official documents including identity cards, health cards and drivers licenses, available to all citizens on ...

Spotlight & Contributed Posts

cryptovision @ ID4AFRICA 2019

At this years’ ID4AFRICA, Silicon Trust caught up with cryptovision’s Adam Ross ...

Online and beyond – what’s next for the delivery of citizen services?

By Arnaud De La Chapelle, VFS Global.  Customers today expect their needs ...

What is CIPURSE?

Jean-Philippe Wolyniec, Marketing Working Group Chair at OSPT Alliance and Sales Director ...

Articles & Editorials

Precises’ fingerprint software sees first integration with Asian partner Egis Technology

Precises’ software for fingerprint recognition in mobile devices, Precise BioMatch® Mobile has been deployed in a series of devices, integrated in an optical under-display fingerprint sensor from the leading fingerprint sensor supplier Egis Technology (Egis). Following the licensee agreement with Egis, the integration is expected to generate approximately 10 MSEK in revenue during second half […]

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ID4AFRICA 2019 Documentary- Johannesburg, South Africa

A long look at this years 5th ID4AFRICA meeting in Johannesburg, South Africa.   Music: Brighten Your Day by Mixaund | https://mixaund.bandcamp.com Music promoted by https://www.free-stock-music.com

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Fingerprints, G+D collaborate to launch contactless biometric payment card integrating T-Shape

World-leading biometrics company, Fingerprint Cards (Fingerprints™) and Giesecke + Devrient Mobile Security (G+D), a global mobile security technology company, are collaborating to bring contactless biometric payment cards to the market. The card features Fingerprints’ T-Shape™ module which is part of the 1300-series. It has ultra-low power consumption and is tailored to be integrated in smartcards […]

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Cognitec’s Face Recognition Enhances Digital ID Services for Dutch Driver’s License Applications

Cognitec is working with RDW, the Netherlands Vehicle Authority, to provide a digital application platform for the renewal of drivers’ licenses. The platform is now operational in 15 municipalities, growing to 30 municipalities during 2019, for almost 25% of Dutch residents. In 2020, the Ministry of Infrastructure and Water Management will evaluate the system to […]

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For seamless mobile connectivity: Infineon introduces world’s first certified NFC Type 4B Tag

NFC* tags are undergoing a renaissance: users are increasingly tapping smartphones on tags to access digital information and services. Yet reliable data exchange remains one of the major challenges for a positive user experience. Infineon Technologies AG enables seamless connectivity by providing handset manufacturers with reference tags for interoperability testing with all types of internationally […]

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Smart Homes: Most Germans willing to pay significantly more for data security

Summertime is the season for traveling, making it the peak season for burglars. As a result, more and more consumers are keeping a remote eye on their home via camera and smartphone app. However, smart home or smart living solutions, whether it’s electric shutters, connected smoke alarms or lighting control, are often unprotected against cyber […]

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Secure Identification Conference – Where Governments meet Vendors

May 2019 in Riga was marked by the SECURE IDENTIFICATION Conference that brought together suppliers of industry and governments to explore new solutions and to discuss openly the most critical issues of secure identification and document fraud prevention for a safer and more innovative world.  More than 230 participants from more than 27 countries representing […]

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ID4Africa announces Morocco as the host country for its 6th Annual Meeting – ID4Africa 2020

ID4Africa has selected Morocco as the host country for its 6th Annual Meeting of the ID4Africa Movement, also known as ID4Africa 2020. ID4Africa 2020 will be held on June 2-4 at the Mövenpick Hotel Mansour Eddahbi & Palais des Congrès, Marrakesh, and will be hosted by the Ministry of Interior of the Kingdom of Morocco. The announcement was made […]

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