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cryptovision @ ID4AFRICA 2019

At this years’ ID4AFRICA, Silicon Trust caught up with cryptovision’s Adam Ross who spoke to us about how cryptovision is able to take multiple different identity devices and converge them onto a single identity card. Watch the video as Adam explains what this means in practise. #cryptovision

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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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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 their smartphones. Citizens will therefore be able to prove who they are, both online and in the ‘real world’, and access their rights and services […]

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

By Arnaud De La Chapelle, VFS Global.  Customers today expect their needs will be met in a fast, frictionless manner.The likes of tech leaders such the FAANG companies (Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix and Google) are showing the way, competing to deliver faster, cheaper and more user-friendly services – on-demand, anywhere, anytime – which means that […]

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What is CIPURSE?

Jean-Philippe Wolyniec, Marketing Working Group Chair at OSPT Alliance and Sales Director at FIME, and Myung-Hwa Calais, Director of Transport Unit at FIME.  As services across transport ticketing, payment, loyalty and more increasingly converge, mobility service stakeholders are presented with a number of new opportunities to deliver better services, form partnerships and enhance revenues. But […]

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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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